Tag Archives: the Warrior Lifestyle

Warriors aren’t born, and they aren’t made. They create themselves. Excerpt from The Warrior Ethos by Bohdi Sanders

Warriors aren’t born, and they aren’t made. They create themselves through trial and error and by their ability to conquer their own frailties and faults. Philip J. Messina   It takes a lot to live the warrior lifestyle. You will make mistakes and fall short at times as you work to perfect each area of […]

Dangerous Warrior/Martial Arts Skills

What I do have are a particular set of skills, skills I have developed over a very long career, skills that make me a nightmare for people like you.   Really proficient warriors have a very dangerous, very specific set of skills, that do indeed make us very dangerous for people who give us no […]

Challenge Yourself to Improve Your Life Every Day

Challenge Yourself to Improve Your Life Every Day

If it does not challenge you, it will not change you. Zig Ziglar   Are you just maintaining your skill level or are you continually pushing yourself to improve? Kaizen is a Japanese word that roughly translated as constant, never-ending improvement. This should be the warrior’s ultimate objective – constant, never-ending improvement each and every […]

The Warrior – How True Warriors Are Different

The Warrior – How True Warriors Are Different

Warriors do not lower themselves to the standards of other people; they live independently, according to their own standards and code of honor. Hanshi Bohdi Sanders   To all of the warriors who refuse to lower their standards to those of other people, who live independently according to their own code of honor, I salute […]

I AM A WARRIOR

I AM A WARRIOR I was not delivered into this world in defeat, nor does failure flow though my veins. I am not a sheep. I AM A WARRIOR! I refuse to live, walk, or talk like a sheep. I will not hear those who whine or complain, for their thoughts are contagious and unproductive. […]

The Fundamental Wisdom of the Warrior

The Fundamental Wisdom of the Warrior One who is good at being a warrior does not appear formidable. Lao Tzu Although many actions of the warrior may appear the same as the ordinary actions of everyone else, they are as different as night and day. There is purpose behind each and every action that the […]

Is Honesty Always the Best Policy?

Is Honesty the Best Policy? In whatever position you find yourself determine first your objective. Marshall Ferdinand Foch We hear the phrase that honesty is the best policy over and over again throughout our lives. But it is completely true? Is honesty always the best policy? Do we destroy our honor, character, and integrity by […]