Tenets of Tae Kwon Do
At Northwest Martial Arts we believe students should strive to be their best in every part of life. The tenets of Tae Kwon Do should serve as a guide, or set of rules, for all serious students of the art.
Tae Kwon Do Aims to Achieve
Polite behavior or act.
Honesty, sincerity, credibility, honor. A person with integrity is confident in his/her own beliefts and lives up to those beliefs in an honorable and honest way.
Never give up. To continue in spite of difficulty
Composure, dignity. Control of ones emotions and physical abilities.
Invincible, indestructible. Spirit that can not be broken. Is most apparent when a courageous person and his/her principles are pitted against overwhelming odds.