• The Martial Way begins and ends with courtesy. Therefore, be properly
and genuinely courteous at all times.



• Following the Martial Way is like scaling a cliff. Continue upwards
without rest. It demands absolute and unflattering devotion
to the task at hand.



• Strive to seize the initiative in all things, all the time guarding
against actions stemming from selfish animosity or thoughtlessness.



• Even for Martial Artists, the place of money cannot be ignored.
Yet one should be careful never to become attached to it.



• The Martial Way is centered in posture. Strive to maintain
correct posture at all times.



• The Martial Way begins with one thousand days and is mastered after
ten thousand days of training.



• In Martial Arts, introspection begets wisdom. Always see contemplation
of your actions as an opportunity to improve.



• The nature and purpose of the Martial Way is universal. All selfish desires
should be roasted in the tempering fires of hard training.



• Martial Arts begin with a point and end in a circle. Straight lines stem from this principle.



• The true essence of the Martial Way can only be realized through experience.
Knowing this, learn never to fear its demand.



• Always remember: In Martial Arts the rewards of a confident and grateful heart are truly abundant.