Gichin Funakoshi Quotes

Gichin Funakoshi Quotes: When there are no avenues of escape or one is caught even before any attempt to escape can be made, then for the first time the use of self-defense techniques should be considered. Even at times like these, do not show any intention of attacking, but first let the attacker become careless. At that time attack him concentrating one's whole strength in one blow to a vital point and in the moment of surprise, escape and seek shelter and help.
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Gichin Funakoshi Quote: Only through training will a person learn his own weaknesses... He who is aware of his weaknesses will remain master of himself in any situation.
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Quotes about Gichin Funakoshi: Seek perfection of character. Be faithful. Endeavor. Respect others. Refrain from violent behaviour.
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Quote about Gichin Funakoshi: It is important that karate can be practiced by the young and old, men and women alike. That is, since there is no need for a special training place, equipment, or an opponent, a flexibility in training is provided such that the physically and spiritually weak individual can develop his body and mind so gradually and naturally that he himself may not even realize his own great progress.
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Gichin Funakoshi Sayings: When you leave your home, think that you have numerous opponents waiting for you (it is your behavior that invites trouble from them).
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Gichin Funakoshi Saying: The ultimate aim of Karate lies not in victory or defeat, but in the perfection of the character of its participants.
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Sayings about Gichin Funakoshi: There is no place in contemporary Karate-do for different schools. Some instructors, I know, claim to have invented new and unusual kata, and so they arrogate to themselves the right to be called founders of
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