Respect is a word of many uses and multiple characterizations.
Respect used in terms of Karate is a show of regard or special consideration toward a specific. Respect should be firstly shown to yourself, as in your personal well being, and body state. Secondly respect should be shown toward the Sensei, or leader of the dojo, followed by the superior students descending in order from the highest rank. And thirdly respect should be shown toward anyone who offers the