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The celebrated lifetime of Bruce Lee in his personal phrases, illustrated with infrequent relations pictures and stills from his video clips and tv appearances

In the pages of Bruce Lee: the distinguished lifetime of the Golden Dragon, we invite you to check the true Bruce Lee, the fellow in the back of the image—the guy who used to be much more than a global movie and martial arts celebrity. In a brilliantly assembled photographic essay compiled and edited by way of John Little, this heritage of the lifestyles and profession of Bruce Lee covers Bruce from youth to foreign stardom, from the charismatic public personality to the quiet family members guy. With a preface by way of Shannon Lee and a foreword via Linda Lee Cadwell, the textual content is drawn at once from Bruce Lee's personal phrases, as recorded in his diaries and journals, in addition to from interviews and the documentary Bruce Lee: In His personal Words

This Bruce Lee e-book is a part of Tuttle Publishing's Bruce Lee Library which additionally features:

• Bruce Lee's notable Thoughts
• Bruce Lee's The Tao of Gung Fu
• Bruce Lee Artist of Life
• Bruce Lee: Letters of the Dragon
• Bruce Lee: The artwork of Expressing the Human Body
• Bruce Lee Jeet Kune Do

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And in doing that part I was able to just express myself. Like I say, I "honestly expressed myself" at that time. And, because of that, I received favorable mention in The New York Times, which said something like: "Bruce Lee, a Chinaman, who, incidentally, came off quite convincingly enough to earn himself a television series" and so on and so forth. [It was the] first time in my life that I had any kind of review for my acting. I'm glad they were favorable. The people at Paramount asked me to go back and do a television series.

And in doing that part I was able to just express myself. Like I say, I "honestly expressed myself" at that time. And, because of that, I received favorable mention in The New York Times, which said something like: "Bruce Lee, a Chinaman, who, incidentally, came off quite convincingly enough to earn himself a television series" and so on and so forth. [It was the] first time in my life that I had any kind of review for my acting. I'm glad they were favorable. The people at Paramount asked me to go back and do a television series.

10 There was a time when a Chinese son could never-never-contradict his father, but that's no longer true except in the very rigid, old families. Things are a little more relaxed than that in most households. ] After four years of training in gung fu, I began to understand and feel the principle of gentleness-the art of neutralizing an opponent's effort and minimizing the expenditure of one's energy. All this must be done in calmness and without striving. It sounded simple, but in actual application it was difficult.

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