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10 Best and Famous Aikido Quotes and Sayings

If you are a lover of this martial art or practice, keep reading our inspiring Aikido quotes from masters who loved this art form.

Aikido is a popular Japanese martial art form and a self-defense training method inspired by jujitsu and judo. 

Morihei Ueshiba ( founder of Aikido) believes that Aikido is more than a simple fighting method between two opponents.

It is more of an intense harmony between the fighting individual’s physical and spiritual aspects. 

In one of the Aikido quotes, Morihei refers that the very effort to injure the opponent is to injure yourself. The art of peace lies in controlling this aggression without inflicting injury to the other. 

Inspiring Aikido Quotes and Sayings

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In Aikido training, we learn from everyone. We learn from the most experience people, but we also learn from new students. Everyone is connected through the heart and develops a mutual understanding. It is important to create a place where that can happen.
– Linda Holiday

One thing that makes aikido so powerful, it utilizes power of opponents to win the fight.
– Toba Beta

Aikido ain’t a defensive nor offensive martial art. It proactively halts the enemy’s intention to attack.
– Toba Beta

Aikido is the spirit of loving protection for all beings.
– Morihei Ueshiba

To appreciate the best opportunity for attack and defence, you must fully understand the rhythm of movement.
– Sadami Yamada

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Aikido means the oneness of the way of the spirit, of being at one with the life force.
– Sadami Yamada

Aikido is not merely about fighting and the development of the physical self but the perfection of the spiritual man at the same time. It has very harmonious movements, very beautiful to watch and beautiful for your body to feel.
– Steven Seagal

Aikido changes constantly. What do not change are the principles.
– Christian Tissier

Aikido is love. It is the path that brings our heart into oneness with the spirit of the universe to complete our mission in life by instilling in us a love and reverence for all of nature.
– Morihei Ueshiba

To practice Aikido fully, you must calm the spirit and go back to the origin.
– Morihei Ueshiba

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