Tag Archives: The Warrior Spirit

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 […]

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 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. […]

Managing Jealousy and Maintaining a Healthy, Happy Mind

Managing Jealousy and Maintaining a Healthy, Happy Mind Jealousy is a common, and natural, emotion. It is an earnest concern or painful suspicion of the faithfulness of husband, wife, lover, friend, or simply another person’s success or position in life. In short, jealousy refers to negative thoughts of insecurity, fear, and anxiety associated with worry […]

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 […]

Modern Bushido Gets Great Review from Martial Arts Legend

Modern Bushido gets a raving review from martial arts legend, Loren W. Christensen! Bohdi Sanders’ new book, Modern Bushido: Living a Life of Excellence, is receiving great initial reviews! It has received a glowing review from martial arts legend and hall of fame inductee, Loren W. Christensen. Loren is the author of over 40 books, […]

What Makes A True Warrior?

What Makes A True Warrior? Warriors are not what you think of as warriors. The warrior is not someone who fights. Chief Sitting Bull There are a group of so-called “experts” (self-proclaimed experts I might add) in the world of martial arts/self-defense who constantly opine that being a warrior is nothing more than being paid […]

The Ultimate Warrior: Pick Your Battles

Pick You Battles If a battle cannot be won, do not fight it. Sun Tzu You have to pick your battles wisely. Not every conflict is worth turning into a major battle. There are certain battles which simply cannot be won no matter how much effort you put into them or what strategies you use. […]

Adapt or Die

Adapt or Die The wise man adapts himself to the circumstances. Confucius The warrior lives by a certain set of standards, a code of honor if you will. There are certain things that he will not do because those things go against his beliefs and the standards which he has set for himself. Many of […]