Tuesday, November 09, 2004

Miyamoto Musashi's Principles of the Way of His Ichi School of Strategy

  • Do not think dishonestly.

  • The Way is in training.

  • Become aquainted with every art.

  • Know the Ways of all professions.

  • Distinguish between gain and loss in worldly matters.

  • Develop intuitive judgement and understanding for everything.

  • Perceive those things which cannot be seen.

  • Pay attention even to trifles.

  • Do nothing which is of no use.