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  3. "the art of fencing is not a harlot to suffer itself to be sold."
    —  -Antonio Manciolino, 1531
     
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  6. modernfencing:

    [ID: a group of men in a fencing studio, posing for the camera with masks and all three weapons.]

    The American Olympic team in 1924!

    (Source: loc.gov)

     
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  10. "…the trained always overcome the untrained."
    — Joachim Meyer, 1570
     
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  12. (Source: fuchsenzeit)

     

  13. "I’ve found you completely open and hit you in the head with no trouble."
    — Fencing master Fiore dei Liberi, 1409
     
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