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Striking Thoughts: Bruce Lee's Wisdom for Daily Living

Bruce Lee's Wisdom for Daily Living

By: Bruce Lee, John Little (Editor)

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Published: July 2002
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"Striking Thoughts: Bruce Lee's Wisdom for Daily Living" is an unparalleled volume of Lee's own writings on the wisdom that he used to shape his extraordinary life. Editor John Little, in the tradition of Tuttle's other Bruce Lee Library titles, uses his unprecedented access to Lee's writings to cull the words of the legendary martial artist, actor, and philosopher into this soulful, personal collection."Striking Thoughts "is a diverse record of the thoughts and observations that Bruce Lee put on paper in his lifelong quest for self knowledge. A voracious reader, Lee's personal thoughts on life are a unique blend of traditional eastern traditions and modern western ideals. John Little distills the essence of Lee's writings on all aspects of life, including Existence, Achievement, Art, and Personal Liberation. Consider some of Lee's elegant thoughts.

Recollections on the Thought of Bruce Leep. xiii
Prefacep. xv
Introductionp. xix
On First Principles
Lifep. 2
Existencep. 7
Timep. 9
The Rootp. 11
The Nowp. 12
Realityp. 15
The Lawsp. 19
Interdependencyp. 21
The Voidp. 23
On Deathp. 25
On Being Human
The Human Beingp. 28
Actionp. 31
Wu-wei (natural action)p. 32
The Mindp. 35
Thinkingp. 40
Concepts (Abstracting)p. 43
Knowledgep. 46
Ideasp. 47
Perceptionp. 50
The Ego (Self-consciousness)p. 53
Concentrationp. 57
On Reasonp. 58
Emotionp. 64
Happinessp. 65
Fearp. 66
Willp. 68
Good Willp. 71
Dreamsp. 73
Spiritualityp. 74
On Matters of Existence
Healthp. 82
Courtshipp. 83
Lovep. 84
Marriagep. 85
On Raising Childrenp. 87
Educationp. 88
Teachingp. 89
Ethicsp. 93
Racismp. 97
Adversityp. 98
Confrontationp. 103
Adaptabilityp. 105
Philosophyp. 108
On Achievement
On Workp. 114
Qualityp. 116
Motivationp. 118
Goalsp. 121
Faithp. 123
Successp. 125
Moneyp. 127
Famep. 128
Flatteryp. 130
On Art and Artists
Artp. 134
Film makingp. 141
Actingp. 142
On Personal Liberation
Conditioningp. 148
Systemsp. 150
Detachmentp. 155
No-mindedness (Wu-hsin)p. 157
Zen Buddhismp. 160
Meditationp. 164
On Being Centeredp. 167
Freedomp. 167
The Process of Becoming
Self-actualizationp. 172
Self-helpp. 178
Self-knowledgep. 181
Self-expressionp. 185
On Growthp. 186
Simplicityp. 189
On Ultimate (Final) Principles
Yin-yangp. 192
Totalityp. 198
Taop. 200
Truthp. 202
Indexp. 211
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ISBN: 9780804834711
ISBN-10: 0804834717
Series: The Bruce Lee library
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 192
Published: July 2002
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
Dimensions (cm): 18.8 x 12.4  x 1.8
Weight (kg): 0.29