dojo is the shrine for Aikido and the sanctuary for the Aikidoka, their
cleanliness and quiet should prevail in it.
ultimate aim of Aikido training is to acquire an attitude of balanced
poise both physically and mentally to assimilate this principal into
practice should therefore be constant of as well as on the mat.
acquiring this mental and physical discipline one should acquire neither
of the opposite states of tension or complete uncontrolled relaxation.
ever mindful to learn, for the wise man can learn from the fool more
than the fool can learn from the wise.
grows from practice.
quality depends on one’s ability in making use of the rapidly changing
practice should be varied and constantly changing.
the contest is won or lost or ones efforts result in success or failure.
stand equal in the course of training.
matters most is the state of mind, use initiative, and be progressive