Bruce Lee's wijze uitspraken




I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who has practiced one kick 10,000 times.



Absorb what is useful, Discard what is not, Add what is uniquely your own



Using no way as a way, Using no limitations as a limitation.



 Simplicity is the key to brilliance.



Empty your mind, be formless, shapeless  like water. Now you put water into a cup, it becomes the cup, you put water into a bottle, it becomes the bottle, you put it in a teapot, it becomes the teapot. Now water can flow or it can crash. Be water, my friend.



Don't think feel. It's like a finger pointing away to the moon. Don't concentrate on the finger, or you will miss all the heavenly glory.



If people say Jeet Kune Do is different from this or from that, then let the name of Jeet Kune Do be wiped out, for that is what it is, just a name. Please don't fuss over it.



Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.



Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.



Obey the principles without being bound by them.



Knowledge will give you power, but character respect.



Notice that the stiffest tree is most easily cracked, while the bamboo or willow survives by bending with the wind.


I personall do not believe in 'style'. Because of 'styles', people are separated. They are not united together because styles became law.



To reach me, you must move to me. Your attack offers me an opportunity to intercept you.