Thursday, June 20, 2013

Do Belts Matter?

Do belts matter in martial arts? Yes and No. Yes, they represent knowledge and time put in learning something. No, in that they don't give you special powers or make you a superior fighter. Look at them like a college diploma. Yes, you may be educated but it doesn't mean you are smart. The black belt is surrounded with a lot of mysticsm that says you are supposed to be good. But, it isn't always the case.

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