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1.- Karate-do wa rei ni hajimari rei ni owaru koto o wasureruna.

  Do not forget that Karate-do begins and ends with Rei.

2.- Karate ni sente nashi

  There is not first strike in Karate.

3.- Karate wa gi no tasuke

  Karate stands on the side of justice.

4.- Mazu jiko o shire, shikoshite ta o shire

 Know yourself first, then you can know others.

5.- Gijutsu yori Shinjutsu

  Spirit and mind are more important than technique.

6.- Kokoro wa hanatan koto o yosu

 Be ready to release your mind

7.- Waza wai wa ketai ni seizu

  Misfortune comes out of idleness.

8.- Dojo nomino karate to omouna

  Don't think that what you learn in karate can't be used outside the Dojo.

9.- Karate no shugyo wa issho

  It will take all your life to learn karate.

10.- Ara yuru mono o karateka seyo; sokoni myomi ari

  Put karate into your everyday living; that is how to see its true beauty.

11.- Karate wa  yu no gotoshi taezu netsu o ataezareba moto no mizu ni kaeru

  Karate is like hot water; if you do not give it continuous heat, it will become cold.

12.-Katsu kangae wa motsuna; makenu kangae wa hitsuyo

  Do not cling to the idea of winning; it is the idea of not losing that is necessary.

13.- Teki ni yotte tenka seyo

  Move according to your opponent.

14.- Tatakai wa kyo-jitsu no soju ikan ni ari

  In conflict, you must discern the vulnerable from the invulnerable points.

15.- Hito no te-ashi o ken to omoe

  Consider your opponents legs and arms as you would lethal swords.

16.- Danshi mon oizureba hyakuman no teki ari

  Be aware at all times that you have millions of potential opponents.

17.- Kamae wa shoshinsha ni atowa shizen-tai

  Postured stance is for beginners; later comes naturalness.

18.- Kata wa tadashiku, jisen wa betsumono

  Kata is about correct and proper form; engaging in a real fight is something else.

19.- Chikara no kyojaku, tai no shinshuku,wasa no kankyu o wasureruna

Do not forget:
1) Strength and weakness of power
2) Contraction and expansion of Body
3) Rhythm of techniques.

20.- Tsune ni shinen kufu seyo

  Always create and devise.