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    The great mistake is to anticipate the outcome of the engagement; you ought not to be thinking of whether it ends in victory or defeat. Let nature take its course, and your tools will strike at the right moment.
    — Bruce Lee
    A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: influence 
     
    For it is easy to criticize and break down the spirit of others, but to know yourself takes a lifetime.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: spirit 
     
    Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
    — Bruce Lee
    Notice that the stiffest tree is most easily cracked, while the bamboo or willow survives by bending with the wind.
    — Bruce Lee
    Not being tense but ready. Not thinking but not dreaming. Not being set but flexible. Liberation from the uneasy sense of confinement. It is being wholly and quietly alive, aware and alert, ready for whatever may come.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: dreaming  thinking 
     
    A quick temper will make a fool of you soon enough.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: fools 
     
    Use only that which works, and take it from any place you can find it.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: work 
     
    If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: truth  tomorrow 
     
    It is not a daily increase, but a daily decrease. Hack away at the inessentials.
    — Bruce Lee
    The doubters said, "Man can not fly," The doers said, "Maybe, but we'll try," And finally soared In the morning glow While non-believers Watched from below.
    — Bruce Lee
    The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: living  key  immortality  worth 
     
    You must be shapeless, formless, like water. When you pour water in a cup, it becomes the cup. When you pour water in a bottle, it becomes the bottle. When you pour water in a teapot, it becomes the teapot. Water can drip and it can crash. Become like water my friend.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: friends  water 
     
    Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: knowing 
     
    To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
    — Bruce Lee
    A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: goal 
     
    If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: time  thinking 
     
    Don't fear failure.- Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: crimes  failure  fear  fail 
     
    I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who had practiced one kick 10,000 times.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: fear  time  men 
     
    If you always put limits on everything you do, physical or anything else, it will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: work 
     
    A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: men  questions  wise  learn  fools 
     
    Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: mistakes  courage 
     
    Be happy, but never satisfied.
    — Bruce Lee
    Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: pray  strength 
     
    I'm not in this world to live up to your expectations and you're not in this world to live up to mine.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: live  world  expectation 
     
    Knowing is not enough, You must apply
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: knowing 
     
    Remember, Life is a journey, not a destination.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: journey 
     
    To see is to be decieved. To hear is to be lied to. To FEEL is to believe.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: believe 
     
    Real living is living for others.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: living  real 
     
    Low aim, not failure, is the crime.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: crimes  failure 
     
    Don't ignore the five senses in search of a sixth.
    — Bruce Lee
    Remember my friend to enjoy your planning as well as your accomplishment, for life is too short for negative energy.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: friends  energy 
     
    Get maximum effect from minimum effort.
    — Bruce Lee
    To change with change is the changeless state
    — Bruce Lee
    Every man today is the result of his thoughts yesterday.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: men  thoughts 
     
    A self- willed man obeys a different law, the one law I, too, hold absolutely sacred the human law in himself, his own individual will.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: men  human  law  sacred 
     
    The past is no more; the future not yet. Nothing exists except the here and now. Our grand business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance, but to do what lies clearly at our hands.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: future  past  lies  business 
     
    Remember, success is a journey not a destination. Have faith in your ability. You will do just fine.
    — Bruce Lee
    tags: journey  faith  success 
     
    Absorb what is useful, Discard what is not, Add what is uniquely your own.
    — Bruce Lee
    Through my own observations. I am convinced that an absolutely honest and direct inquiry into oneself will lead to understanding.
    — Bruce Lee
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    bruce lee
    Birth    : November 27, 1940
    Death  : July 20, 1973
    Occupation  : Martial Artist

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