11 MOTTOS OF SOSAI OYAMA
The Kyokushin Way begins with courtesy. Therefore, be properly and genuinely courteous
at all times.
Following the Kyokushin Way, is like scaling a cliff. You continue upwards without rest. It
demands absolute and unfaltering devotion to the task at hand.
Strive to seize the initiative in all things. All the time guarding against actions stemming from
selfish animosity or thoughtlessness.
Even for the Kyokushin practitioner, the place of money can not be ignored. Yet, one should
be careful never to become attached to it.
The Kyokushin Way is centered on posture. Strive to maintain correct posture at
all times.
The Kyokushin Way begins with one thousand days and is mastered after ten thousand days
of training.
In the Kyokushin Way, introspection begets wisdom. Always see contemplation on your actions
as an opportunity to improve.
The nature and purpose of Kyokushin is universal. All selfish desires should be roasted in the fires
of hard training.
The Kyokushin Way begins with a point and ends in a circle. Straight lines stem
from this principal.
The true essence of the Kyokushin Way can only be realized through experience. Knowing this,
learn, never fear it's demands.
Aways remember; in the Kyokushin Way, the rewards of a confident and grateful heart are
true and abundant.