Aikido Meme: People Who Really Have Ki Don’t Feel It, Because Everything Happens Naturally Within Them.

There is a big difference between real ki and being able to mimic a few ki tricks that are taught in any aikido dojo.  Look for real integrity in teachers.  They’ll understand true ki.  And read the masters.  It’s all there.

Aiki Meme: If You Are Willing To Abandon Your Principles For Convenience, Or Social Acceptability, They Are Not Your Principles, They Are Your Costume

For the dishonest in aikido, who think they have principles and talk a lot about how principled they are, but ditch them as soon as they’re inconvenient.