Martial Arts Quotes

A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.
Seek not to follow in the footsteps of men of old; seek what they sought.
Shut up and train!
A person is not defined by what they get, but by what they do.

Sosai Randy Martin

Choose one, the pain of Discipline or the pain of Regret
- Sosai Randy Martin

Mestre 'Bimba' Manuel dos Reis Machado

It is better to get beat up in the roda than on the streets.
- Mestre 'Bimba' Manuel dos Reis Machado
Stupid is the capoeirista who lets himself be grabbed; even more stupid is he who grabs.
- Mestre 'Bimba' Manuel dos Reis Machado
Do not be afraid to get close to your opponent. The closer you are, the more you will learn.
- Mestre 'Bimba' Manuel dos Reis Machado

Aaron Hoopes

Just three words... Remember to Breathe!
- Aaron Hoopes

Adam Noggle

There is a madness to the method
- Adam Noggle

Adriano Emperado

'The training does not stop until there is blood on the mat'
- Adriano Emperado
When I die all the snakes heads will pop out!
- Adriano Emperado

Behzad Ahmadi PhD

If you haven't studied your history___Then everything to you is A mystery !
- Behzad Ahmadi PhD
You will not be punished , for your Anger____You will be punished , by your anger !
- Behzad Ahmadi PhD
Whether You Think You Can___Or You Think You Can't___You Are Right !
- Behzad Ahmadi PhD
In the mind of the Beginner there are many possibilities, in the mind of the Expert, there are few ! D.T. Suzuki
- Behzad Ahmadi PhD
To be A warrior is not A simple matter of wishing to be one. It is rather an endless struggle that will go on to the very last moment of our lives. Nobody is born A warrior, in the same way that nobody is born an average man. We make ourselves into one or
- Behzad Ahmadi PhD
Nothing in the world is more dangerous , than A sincere ignorance , and conscientious stupidity !
- Behzad Ahmadi PhD
'How the World turns !___One day , cock of the walk , Next A feather duster'.
- Behzad Ahmadi PhD
Courageous, untroubled, mocking and violent___that is what Wisdom wants us to be___Wisdom is A woman, and loves only A Warrior
- Behzad Ahmadi PhD
Courageous, untroubled, mocking and violent___that is what Wisdom wants us to be___Wisdom is A woman, and loves only A Warrior
- Behzad Ahmadi PhD
It is A difficult thing to truly know your own limits and points of weakness.
- Behzad Ahmadi PhD
The Way of A Warrior is based on Humanity, Love, and Sincerity ; the Heart of martial valor is True Bravery, Wisdom, Love and Frienship. Emphasis on the physical aspects of Warriorship is futile, for the power of the body is always limited.
- Behzad Ahmadi PhD
Who dares to Teach___Must never cease to Learn !
- Behzad Ahmadi PhD
What the Teacher is___is more important than what he Teaches !
- Behzad Ahmadi PhD