Japanese Samurai Quotes - Those who are skilled in combat do not become angered, those who are skilled at winning do not become afraid. Thus the wise win before the fight, while the ignorant fight to win.
This is Wang Xian, on of the 4 tigers of Chen village and Chen style Taijiquan. The other three are Chen Zhenglei, Chen Xiawang and Chu Tien Sai. Wang Xian's Taijiquan is considered the highest level of the 4 tigers.