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Old 05-01-2013, 08:13 AM   #71
Lee Salzman
Join Date: Nov 2005
Posts: 406
Re: Can we see that aikido is all over the place in MMA?

Cliff Judge wrote: View Post
As we are people of the 21st century typing these things on computers, doesn't it strike you as even mildly ironic that you think that an intellectual, technological, explicit approach is the true path to the wisdom of the ancients?
I guess it depends which ancients you have in mind...

Aristotle wrote:
Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.
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