BRUCE LEE QUOTES
“Tao of Jeet Kune Do”
The consciousness of self is the greatest hindrance to the proper execution of all physical action.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner, and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
I am not teaching you anything. I just help you to explore yourself.
In every passionate pursuit, the pursuit counts more than the object pursued.
Understanding requires not just a moment of perception, but a continuous awareness, a continuous state of inquiry without conclusion.
Understanding comes about through feeling, from moment to moment in the mirror of relationship.
There is no thought, only thusness””what is. Thusness does not move, but its motion and function are inexhaustible.
Knowledge is fixed in time, whereas knowing is continual. Knowledge comes from a source, from an accumulation, from a conclusion, while knowing is a movement.
There is no fixed teaching. All I can provide is an appropriate medicine for a particular ailment.
The classical man is just a bundle of routine, ideas, and tradition.
If you follow the classical pattern, you are understanding the routine, the tradition, the shadow you are not understanding yourself.
If there is any secret, it is missed by seeking.
Classical forms dull your creativity, condition and freeze your sense of freedom. You no longer “be,” but merely “do,” without sensitivity.
Awareness is without choice, without demand, without anxiety’ in that state of mind there is perception.
Self-expression is total, immediate, without conception of time, and you can only express that if you are free, physically and mentally, from fragmentation.
Training deals not with an object, but with the human spirit and human emotions.
Learning coordination is a matter of training the nervous system and not a question of training muscles.
Energy saved by sound mechanics of form can be utilized in the longer persistence or more