Word of the Week: Submission

People submit to all kinds of things in life. They submit themselves to rules or guidelines. They submit themselves to their goals, or to their values—sometimes without ever even being aware of it. As United States citizens, we’re under submission to our government. As husbands and wives we’re in submission to each other. As children you’reContinue reading “Word of the Week: Submission”

Word of the Week: Ambition

Setting ambitious goals is just as easy as setting easy ones. So why not set ambitious ones? Don’t just show up and warm a chair! Come to class to participate to the extent of our abilities. Train with a desire to separate or distinguish yourself from others. Train with ambition. Strive to perfect your technique and beContinue reading “Word of the Week: Ambition”

Word of the Week: Perseverance

Never, never, never give up. In order to succeed in anything you must have perseverance. You must be able to work with patience and diligence in the face of setbacks, difficulties or troubles. Two things are sure causes of failure: 1) Being too afraid to start. 2) Quitting. Perseverance alone, however, is not enough. You must have good,Continue reading “Word of the Week: Perseverance”