Why Marcelo wins
The legendary grappler says it has to do with love.
“Why do I beat a lot of people? Because I love it so much, that’s why. Everything about Jiu Jitsu, I love it – the school, the mat, the ring. I always believe that. Maybe I am not better than my opponent, but I know for sure I love my training more.” –Marcelo Garcia
Love has a warming effect that heightens our senses, and increases our aliveness. It enables us to act and move with greater strength. With it we can increase our chances of winning, be more creative, and most importantly, we can help others.
When we love something we find it pleasing; it imparts a sense of joy and produces happiness from within. This not only gets to the core of our Jiu Jitsu training, but to the real essence of our being.
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