Many people have this image of me. For a long time, I cared about that.
People striving for approval from others become phony.
When people get placed upon a pedestal - when they start chasing after that person on the pedestal - they become mannequin-like.
The Japanese have a strong tendency to suppress their own feelings. That's the Japanese character. They kill their own emotions.
Personally, I don't like the term 'success.' It's too arbitrary and too relative a thing. It's usually someone else's definition, not yours.
I feel like I should be more in touch with the nuances of this game.
I've made far too many mistakes. That's the way I feel.