Everyday Samurai - Page 7 of 7 - Empowering your victorious life!

Virtue Of A Sincere Attack

Often times while training in the martial arts a challenge arises when a partner reluctantly attacks or deliberately diverts an attack so as to reduce the potential for harm.  As an example, rather than striking directly into the face of their training partner, they direct the attack just slightly away.  Presumably, they do this as […]

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Personal Defense Skills

Mike Gillette Real Life Defense

Do you need personal defense skills in a hurry? High-level samurai developed their techniques over a lifetime starting at a very young age.  Everyone in Japan counts their age from New Year’s Day, regardless of what month or day they were actually born on.  On the fifth day of the fifth month of the fifth year of […]

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Success Mindset

To be a fully actualized human being, you must realize your full potential.  You must assert your will and become the master of your destiny.  It is not always easy.  Fortunately, you do not have to go it alone. Success leaves clues and learning the principles of achievement requires training.  Coaching shortens the learning curve and helps you get […]

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Primal Fitness

Your physical condition has a lot to do with your readiness to deal with violent encounters.  You need a high degree of fitness to respond effectively in a crisis.  The body’s ability to deal with stress is enhanced through strengthening the nervous system, dissipating tension stored in the body, as well as elevating the capacity to do […]

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Supine Cowardice

London has overtaken New York’s murder rate with knife attacks being so prevalent that six teenagers were recently attacked within a span of ninety minutes. Despite the restrictive laws in England increasingly deny the British citizenry any means or right of defending themselves, people there are seeing puncture wounds from simple tools, like screwdrivers. No […]

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Drunk foreigner tries to throw elderly man into a train

Everyone likes to credit Japan with being one of the safest places on earth.  For the most part, this is true. Over a thousand years of warrior hegemony, where causing offense could lead to losing one’s head to a swift stroke of a samurai sword, has disciplined the population toward extreme courtesy. The Japanese are, for […]

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