Tag Archives: The Wisdom Warrior

2010 July/August Newsletter

Click on the link below to read the 2010 July-Aug Newsletter. It is good stuff! 2010 July-Aug The Wisdom Warrior Newsletter Be sure to sign up for your FREE copy of upcoming newsletters… It’s easy and it’s FREE! Bohdi

Misguided Youth – Warrior Vision Quest

Misguided Youth – Warrior Vision Quest The child is father of the man. William Wordsworth Native American warriors were responsible for the protection of their people and also had the responsibility for providing the basic material needs of their people such as food. There were no grocery stores for them to go to when the […]

Warrior Wisdom Wins 1st Place National Award

Warrior Wisdom Wins Prestigeous Book Award Warrior Wisdom: Ageless Wisdom for the Modern Warrior, the first book in the Warrior Wisdom Series, has won the 1st Place award in its category in the 2010 National Indie Excellence Book Awards! This is the first book award that the highly acclaimed Warrior Wisdom Series has won. These […]

The Noble Eightfold Path of the Warrior

The Noble Eightfold Path of the Warrior 1 – Right Understanding Right understanding is essential to the warrior. It is not good enough to just memorize your martial arts techniques or to memorize some wise sayings. You have to go past rote memorization and get to the point of having a thorough understanding of the […]

Hedonism vs Sacrifice

Hedonism vs Sacrifice Drink nothing to the dregs, either of the bad, or of the good, for to moderation in everything has one sage reduced all wisdom. Baltasar Gracian What is the “good life?” What makes a life good as compared to bad? What characteristics determine whether a life is good or bad? I’m not […]

To Die For

To Die For Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his friends. Jesus There are not a lot of things in life that people are willing to die for. Not much is as important to someone as his or her own life. Actually, it is rare to find […]

Jaded Trust

Jaded Trust Except for those whom you know to be good from experience or from a completely trustworthy source, it is wise to deal with all people with your eyes wide open… the important point is: don’t trust anyone unless you are sure you can. Francesco Guicciardini Trust is a small word, but can have […]

The Source

The Source With men of understanding, wisdom counts for everything. Baltasar Gracian Where does wisdom come from? Is universal wisdom useful across the board or does it matter who the person is who is imparting that wisdom? I guess there is some controversy where this is concerned. A well-known martial artist, brought this very issue […]

Good & Evil

Good & Evil There are always two forces warring against each other within us. Paramahansa Yogananda What does it mean to be a good person? What does it mean to be an evil person? We hear these terms thrown around often, “He is a good guy.” or “That man is evil.” But what do these […]

Rose Colored Glasses

Rose Colored Glasses The sky is not less blue because the blind man does not see it. Danish Proverb Everyone is the same… People are people… I have tons of friends… That kind of thing only happens to other people… These are all comments which I hear from people who “wear rose colored glasses.”  They […]

Listen to Your Spirit

Listen to Your Spirit Don’t follow the advice of others; rather, learn to listen to the voice within yourself. Dogen This quote by Dogen, the famous 13th century Zen master, is a little misleading at first. When you first read it, it seems as though Dogen is telling us not to follow the advice of […]