begins with courtesy and ends with courtesy.
is no first attack in karate.
is an aid to Justice.
control yourself before attempting to control others.
first, technique second.
be ready to release your mind.
arise from neglect.
not think that Karate training is only in the dojo.
will take your entire life to learn Karate; there is
your everyday living into Karate and you will find Myo
(The subtle secrets!).
is like boiling water. If you do not heat it constantly,
it will cool.
not think that you have to win, think rather that you
do not have to lose.
depends on your ability to distinguish vulnerable points
from invulnerable ones.
battle is according to how you move guarded and unguarded
(move according to your opponent!).
of your hands and feet as swords.
you leave home, think that you have numerous opponents
waiting for you.
is your behavior that invites trouble from them.
must master low stance and posture; natural body positions
are for the advanced.
a Kata is one thing, engaging in a real fight is another.
not forget to correctly apply: strength and weakness
of power, stretching and contraction of the body and
slowness and speed of techniques.
think and devise to live the precepts every day.