I had never heard of the term “energy words” before, so this was interesting. The images comes from this espn.com page, which is about the Chicago Cubs player Munenori Kawasaki. The things he says, including “Number 1” and “Fighting Spirit” remind me of another phrase I heard a long time ago, where people would yell “Certain Victory!” before entering into battle.
By Alvin Alexander. Last updated: June 3 2016