Aiki Meme: Do The Right Thing, Even When No One Is Watching. It’s Called Integrity.

From: https://www.facebook.com/QuantumWorldAwakenYourMind

Sadly lacking in aikido sometimes.   Aikido is not aikido without integrity.  Technical expertise sometimes sees those with poor character promoted over those with integrity.  It’s a bad outcome for aikido, and the students who suffer that teaching.

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Interesting article. Genuine humility is important to self-improvement which is the underlying aim of doing the aikido the founder espoused. Aikido should be about being truly humble, not about learning to fake it.