American actor and martial artist
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About Bruce Lee
Bruce Lee was a Honk Kong American martial artist and actor regarded as the most popular and influential martial artists of all time. He founded the Jeet Kuno Do and starred in action films such as Fist of Fury, Way of the Dragon and Enter The Dragon. He played an important role in popularizing Chinese martial arts in the West. He died suddenly at the age of 32 of cerebral edema.
He was the son of Cantonese opera star Lee Hoi-Chuen and Grace Ho. He married Linda Lee Cadwell in 1964. The couple had two children: Brandon Lee and Shannon Lee. Brandon died at the age of 28 on the set of the film The Crow in 1993.
Time magazine named him one of the 100 most influential people of the 20th century. He was posthumously honored with the Founders Award at The Asian Awards in 2013.
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Famous quotes by Bruce Lee
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.Bruce Lee
All fixed set patterns are incapable of adaptability or pliability. The truth is outside of all fixed patterns.Bruce Lee
Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it.Bruce Lee
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.Bruce Lee
If you always put limit 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
If you love life, don't waste time, for time is what life is made up of.Bruce Lee
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.Bruce Lee
Knowledge will give you power, but character respect.Bruce Lee
Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.Bruce Lee
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.Bruce Lee
The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering.Bruce Lee
The less effort, the faster and more powerful you will be.Bruce Lee
To know oneself is to study oneself in action with another person.Bruce Lee
Bruce Lee's Popularity
Bruce Lee was a famous American actor and martial artist, who was born on November 27, 1940. As a person born on this date, Bruce Lee is listed in our database as the 1st most popular celebrity for the day (November 27) and the 1st most popular for the year (1940).
People born on November 27 fall under the Zodiac sign of Sagittarius, the Archer. Bruce Lee is the 13th most popular Sagittarius.
Aside from information specific to Bruce Lee's birthday, Bruce Lee is the 76th most famous American and ranks 2nd in famous people born in San Francisco, U.S.
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