Latest Bruce Lee Quotes

In combat, spontaneity rules; rote performance of technique perishes.

Know the difference between a catastrophe and an inconvenience.

Have no rigid system in you, and you'll be flexible to change with the ever changing.

Observe what is with undivided awareness.

Learn it all, then forget it all.

Flow in the living moment - We are always in a process of becoming and nothing is fixed.

Empty your mind, be formless, shapeless - like water.

Ideas are the beginning of all achievement.

There is no love without friendship. Passion alone does not form relationships of value.

Let yourself go with dis-ease, be with it, and keep it company. This is the way to be rid of it.

Learning is a constant process of discovery - a process without end.

Turn your sparring into play - but always play seriously.

I'm not in this world to live up to your expectations and you're not in this world to live up to mine.

When you feel pain, you know that you are still alive.

Open yourself and flow, my friend. Flow in the total openness of the living moment.

I have come to understand that life is best to be lived and not to be conceptualized. I am happy because I am growing daily and I am honestly not knowing where the limit lies.

Ultimately the greatest help is self-help.

You must have complete determination. The worst opponent you can come across is one whose aim has become an obsession.

Satori - in the awakening from a dream. Awakening and self-realization and seeing into one's own being - these are synonymous.

Can you look at a situation without naming it? Naming it, making it a word, causes fear.

Success means doing something sincerely and wholeheartedly.

To live is to express, and to express you have to create. Creation is never merely repetition. To live is to express oneself freely in creation.

Nothingness cannot be defined; the softest thing cannot be snapped.

Remember, you are expressing the techniques and not doing the techniques.

The meaning of life is that it is to be lived.

Put 'going the extra mile' to work as part of one's daily habit

Self-Conquest is the greatest of victories. Mighty is he who conquers himself.

The aim of art is to project an inner vision into the world.

To be what I term a ‘quality’ human being one has to be transparently real and have the courage to be what he is.

Do not be tense, just be ready, not thinking but not dreaming, not being set but being flexible.

Get maximum effect from minimum effort.

Forget about winning and losing, forget about pride and pain.

Let nature take its course and your tools will strike at the right moment.

Take inventory of everyone with whom you have contact.

Dedication, absolute dedication, is what keeps one ahead!

I’ve come to understand that life is best lived, not conceptualized

The enemy of development is this pain phobia – the unwillingness to do a tiny bit of suffering.

If you think a thing is impossible, you’ll only make it impossible.

If you spend too much time thinking about a thing you will never get it done.

The idea is that flowing water never goes stale, so just keep on flowing.

If you want to be immortal live a life worth remembering.

It’s not what you give, it’s the way you give it.

Knowledge will give you power, but character respect.

Use only that which works, and take it from any place you can find it.

It is not how much you have learned, but how much you have absorbed in what you have learned.

Be self aware, rather than a repetitious robot.

I don’t know what is the meaning of death, but I am not afraid to die – and I go on, non-stop, going forward.

Learning is never cumulative, it is a movement of knowing which has no beginning and no end.

There is no weapon more deadly than the will.

The spirit of the individual is determined by his dominating thought habits.

Long-term consistency trumps short-term intensity.

The more we understand, the greater and deeper will be our contact with all that is around us.

Its like a finger pointing away to the moon. Don’t concentrate on the finger or you will miss all that heavenly glory.

The best techniques are the simple ones executed right.

The less effort, the faster and more powerful you will be.

You will never get any more out of life than you expect.

Preparation for tomorrow is hard work today.

Simplicity is the key to brilliance.

A fight is not won by one punch or kick. Either learn to endure or hire a bodyguard.

Life is never stagnation. It is constant movement, un-rhythmic movement, as we as constant change. Things live by moving and gain strength as they go.

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