Awa Kenzō quotes

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Awa Kenzō was a Japanese Kyudo master.

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Awa Kenzō quotes

“And if I tried to give you a clue at the cost of your own experience, I should be the worst of teachers and should deserve to be sacked!”

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“Be not defeated by the rain.”

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“If you are upset or nervous, that is proof you lack something. Do not be sad or gloomy - foster virtue, feel compassion, and you can save even devils.”

Awa Kenzō Zen Bow, Zen Arrow

“If you want to win, practice virtue. If you win with virtue, your opponent buries himself.”

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“Self-reflection encourages great bravery. Rationalization is your greatest enemy.”

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