If you really cannot afford a real shirt with a real sleeve, this dragon tattoo might interest you a lot. It brings out the best of Japanese folklore and art making it the most traditional pattern you can get inked on. the mythical beast represents a whole host of cultural symbols including good luck and good fortune along with power and strength making it a very potent symbol. Better than getting those indecipherable Chinese phrases inked on your body!
Source: Tatoos Tribal