PROFESSOR'S NOTEBOOK

Read thoughts and philosophy of the KDRJA Professors:

''Learn to hear the grass talk and the snow fall."

Professor S. Kufferath

 

"Ju is realized by cultivating Jing, Ki and Shen. Jitsu is created through repetition."

Professor D. Kiehl

 

"There is one way to be invisible... to simply become a small part of the night... moving with the wind and shadows... doing what must be done... completely void of emotions so that no one's mind can feel you... no one's heart can hear you."

Professor R. Ancho

 

"A straight back and a clean stomach are the key to a long life."

Professor S. Okazaki

 

"If one doesn't hear it from the children, its probably not worth knowing."

Professor D. Kiehl

 

"Whatever the trials or dangers, even 'Hell under the upraised sword', remain calm and remember the doctrine imparted to you by your teacher."

Professor S. Okazaki

 

"Don't be dismayed at goodbyes, a farewell is necessary before you can meet again. Meeting again after moments or lifetimes is certain for those who are friends."

Professor R. Ancho

 

"If one does not practice regularly, then do not face the enemy."

Professor Tanaka (Charlie Kalani)

 

"Seeing through a Black Belt's eyes teaches you what it is to cry."

Professor William Gessner

 

"If  there are mountains, I look at the mountains; on rainy days, I listen to the rain; Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter; Tomorrow will be good; Tonight too is good."

Professor R. Ancho

 

"Nothing is what it seems to be."

Professor S. Kufferath

 

"Know your opponent by the sound of their breath and the form that they have taken."

Professor D. Kiehl