One Thing That Martial Arts Teach

Martial arts teach many things. This is not even discussed. Simply because it’s an axiom.

Moreover, different people can learn different things form MA.

Yet there is one thing which is instilled in every committed martial artist.

It is self-discipline, the quality I consider to be one of the biggest virtues.

I define self-discipline as the ability to force yourself to do what you know you need to, but don’t want to do.

No progress or achievement is possible without self-discipline. It’s ultimately about will of power. Those who have it move forward; others are left behind paralyzed.

There are many ways to train and develop self-discipline in martial arts. And if I am to name one, it’s this:

JUST KEEP ON TRAINING.

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