That's pretty much what my first instructor told us-- you don't want to have to go through life looking over your shoulder.
Originally Posted by The Question
In Hollywood, the fight's always over when the good guy wins, as if the bad guy just disappears and never seeks revenge, no legal consequences etc... unfortunately people get programmed by the violence they see in movies and television.
About the only realistic fight on film was in 8-Mile when Eminem punched out his supposed "friend" for fucking his girlfriend... a perfectly justified act; but his homeys came back and beat his ass for it anyway.
bro this is discouraging I'm only learning martial arts so I can beat the **** out of people/and/or disfigure them for what I perceive as disrespecting me who look at me funny in bars what am I gonna do now?!