An excellent article about Japan’s “Jazz” age and its way to a liberate and modern society. Meet mobo, Japan’s modern boy in bell-bottom trousers, floppy tie and colored shirts, and moga, Japan’s modern girl in dresses which accentuate every curve and hollow. Learn the time’s fashionable philosophy of “Dekansho” and inhale some Japanese socialism before Japan makes its way towards militarization and extremism, which finally culminate in Japan’s participation in WW II.
"It would be a shame," he said, "if Diogenes is not able to live without Manes, when Manes is able to live without Diogenes."
— Seneca about Diogenes, Tranquility of Mind
"For nowhere either with more quiet or more freedom from trouble does a man retire than into his own soul."
— Marcus Aurelius, Book IV