On Jeet Kune Do
“Using no way as a way, having no limitation as limitation”
Updated August 16, 2022
“Do the difficult things while they are easy and do the great things while they are small. A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.” -Lao Tzu
Concepts vs Original
Economy of Motion, Simplicity, Broken Rhythm, etc.
Straight Lead, Stop Kick, Finger Jab, etc.
Do Your Own Research
Research, Absorb, Discard, Add
Hacking away the unessential
More than just the mere physical art, the essence of Jeet Kune Do is in the philosophy whether applied in martial arts or more importantly, in life itself for the cultivation of that which is real, your authentic self.
If your cup is full, the mind is unable to absorb anymore. Emptying your cup will clear your mind temporarily, but only by leaving the cup turned over will it maintain it's usefulness.
Finding peace in the mists of deep psychological & emotional suffering
Self-realization is not a task to be taken up as a hobby such as fishing or sports. It is a journey that consumes the entire existence and soul of an human being. It can not be traveled half-heartedly or unconsciously for it demands your entire being.
There is a great tendency in our nature to live not through our bodies, but through our ideology, doctrines, and dogmas. By living through our ideologies, we give life to our ideologies by sacrificing our own.