Belleville Martial Arts Institute



Words of Wisdom

- With sweat and tears you enter the spirit of the martial art.

- May your practice always strengthen your mind, body, and spirit.

- Tell me, I'll forget. Show me, I may remember. Involve me and I'll understand.

-  In blocking be hard and rooted, when moving be quick and light, and when harmonizing blend with the attack.

- Fall seven times; rise up eight.

- A black belt is a white belt that never quit.

- To master the martial arts you must gain discipline over the breathe, the mind, and the chi.

- A good day is NOT a day without chaos, but rather a day in which we remain calm within the chaos.

- We will give out before we give in.

- Move like a cat; strike like a tiger!

- A person who attains mastery of an art reveals it in their every action.