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By John Little

Here they're, on hand for the 1st time in a single assortment, Bruce Lee's conversations with the click from 1958 to 1973.

Words of the Dragon is an anthology of infrequent newspaper and journal interviews with Bruce Lee, many now not formerly released within the usa, revealing new phrases and motives of Bruce approximately himself, his paintings, and philosophy.

attention-grabbing and insightful, Words of the Dragon offers the reader a way to appreciate the true Bruce Lee, providing us a different keyhole in which to view the non-public existence and private struggles of the past due martial arts big name. those interviews offer us with Lee's personal interpretations of existence, the martial arts, foreign stardom, and his cross-cultural marriage in the course of a time of racism.

John Little is taken into account one of many world's ultimate specialists on Bruce Lee, his education tools, and philosophies. Little is the one one who has ever been licensed to study everything of Lee's own notes, sketches, and analyzing annotations. he's at present the affiliate writer of Bruce Lee journal and the coping with editor of Knowing isn't Enough, the authentic e-newsletter of the Jun Fan Jeet Kune Do Nucleus. Little's articles have seemed in each martial arts and future health and health journal in North the United States. he's the writer of The Warrior Within:The Philosophies of Bruce Lee, and co-author of Power issue education, The Golfer's 2-Minute Workout, and Static Contraction education For Bodybuilders.

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

  • Bruce Lee's awesome 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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Another surprise was the firecrackers. The first time Linda heard what she thought was gunfire, she burst into tears. 29 The Red hordes must have landed. Then it turned out that a new restaurant was opening, and evil spirits were being driven away. After that she delighted in the pop, snap, crackle, zap and zowie whenever some­ one celebrated or won at the races. Now and then, as she walked along the streets faintly scented with joss, she heard a word that she recognized. She was, she real­ ized, fitting into a new life-one remarkably comfortable and filled with contentment.

And so they were married by the chaplain in the Washington University Chapel at two o'clock on the afternoon of March 17, 1964-St. 19 The Kato Years ( 1965-1967) 39 Linda wore a sleeveless white dress, street length, with a jewel neckline and a pleated skirt. 21 Because their decision to marry had been made swiftly, there had been no time to choose a wedding bouquet, or to order a cake, or to observe any of the rituals of either Orient or Occi­ dent. It didn't matter to two of the happiest people on earth.

Gung Fu is also a vital part of my life. "Finally, through all Brandon's education will run the Confu­ cianist philosophy that the highest standards of conduct consist of treating others as you wish to be treated, plus loyalty, intelligence and the fullest development of the individual in the five chief relation­ . ships of life: government and those who are governed, father and son, elder and younger brother, husband and wife, friend and friend. " The feeling in Hollywood is that, far from going wrong, Bran­ don will be so admirable a citizen that Bruce and Linda should give this country about a dozen youngsters like him, heirs to the best of two cultures.

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