Nothing More Important

On the Way of the Warrior, there is nothing more important than righteousness (gi). Righteousness is acting with courage. Courage is growing in righteousness.
The Second Year of Ansei, March. “7 Standard Rules of Gentlemen.”

1日義より大だるはなし
士の道は義より大だるはなし。義は勇に因りて行われ、勇は義に因りて長ず。
安政二年三月「士規七則」

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