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Old 02-27-2006, 05:02 PM   #77
Mark Freeman
Dojo: Dartington
Location: Devon
Join Date: Feb 2005
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Re: Best Advice Your Sensei Ever Gave

Quote:
Paul Kozlovskis wrote:
I might be paraphrasing a little but it was something along the lines of "Don't bother coming back".

Really.
In this vein, some advice given to an akidoka in the very early days of British aikido after a shodan grading, "Best you sell Gi now, while prices still high"

Success is having what you want. Happiness is wanting what you have.
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