Be Water, My Friend: The Teachings of Bruce Lee - Shannon Lee - A Short Summary and Review


A short summary of Be Water, My Friend:

The philosophy of the late Bruce Lee.

My favorite Bruce Lee quote from the book:

"Never assert yourself against nature."

Questions to ponder while reading:

What do you battle against?

How disciplined are you?

My review of the book:

A lovely book about the life of Bruce Lee.

A close look at Mr. Lee's discipline and determination.

A must-read for any martial art aficionado. 


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