This day, December 14, 1883, in Tanabe, Japan, Morihei Ueshiba, founder of Aikido, was born.
“Everybody has spirit that needs to be improved, body that has to be trained, and Way that has to be passed.”
“There are no contests in the Art of Peace. A true Warrior is invincible because he or she contests with nothing. Defeat means to defeat the mind of contention that we harbor within.”