Hatsumi’s Dojo’s Five Rules:

  1. You must know the perseverance to last an unknown period of time.
  2. You must know mankind’s path is justice.
  3. You must forget the mind of greed, pleasure, and corruption.
  4. You must acquire enlightenment of immovable spirit, regarding grief and regret as nature’s law.
  5. You must never forget the path of dedication and you must study literature and budo extensively and sincerely.