The Kuk Sul Do Creed

The following is the Kuk Sul Do creed.  It details the lifestyle and etiquette we expect and instruct in our students, both in martial arts training and in life.

1. Loyalty and Honor 
I will be loyal to my country and honor my parents and elders. 

2. Time 
Time is precious. I will not waste the time of others nor my own.

 3. Cleanliness 
I will have pride in my personal appearance and concern for the order and cleanliness of my surroundings. 

4. Health 
I will maintain health in my mind and body through Kuk Sul. 

5. Caring 
I will cherish the bonds of affection with my family and friends. 

6. Economy 
I will avoid extravagance and will not waste things needlessly. 

7. Honesty and Integrity 
I will have the courage to be honest and faithful in all my dealings.

8. Charity
I will be generous to the less fortunate and work for the public good in order to serve my community. 

9. Order 
I will maintain good order and discipline in accordance with law and tradition. 

10. Tenacity 
I will strive toward my goals with strong faith in myself and desire to achieve.