The dojo kun is a series of principles for karate practitioners to strive towards in order to better themselves and build character. It is traditionally spoken at the end of class after the meditation.

seek perfection of character
be faithful
respect others
refrain from violent behavior

recherche la perfection du caractère
sois loyal
respecte les autres
abstiens-toi de conduite violente

hitotsu, jinkaku kansei ni tsutomeru koto
hitotsu, makoto no michi o mamoru koto
hitotsu, doryoku no seishin o yashinau koto
hitotsu, reigi o omonzuru koto
hitotsu, kekki no yu o imashimuru koto

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