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A Study of Physical Culture (by Mao Zedong, 1917)

Because man is an animal, movement is most important for him. And because he is a rational animal, his movements must have a reason. But why is movement deserving of esteem? Why is rational movement deserving of esteem? To say that movement helps in earning a living is trivial. To say that movement protects the nation is lofty. Yet neither is the basic reason. The object of movement is simply to preserve our life and gladden our hearts.

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“The Way to Live in Health and Physical Fitness” by George Hackenschmidt (Chapter 1 – Introduction)

It is not at all improbable that many persons will [...]

By |2018-12-11T21:59:19+00:00August 22nd, 2013|Categories: Writings of Wisdom|1 Comment