quote by Jackie Chan

I never wanted to be the next Bruce Lee. I just wanted to be the first Jackie Chan.

— Jackie Chan

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The label of liberalism is hardly a sentence to public ignominy: otherwise Bruce Springsteen would still be rehabilitating used Cadillacs in Asbury Park and Jane Fonda, for all we know, would be just another overweight housewife.

Bruce Lee brought the martial arts movie to the attention of the world - and without him, I don't think that anyone would have ever heard of Jackie Chan.

I will always desire to play with Bruce Springsteen.

He's the most inspirational, most dedicated, most committed and most focused artist I've ever seen. I like to be around people like that.

I admire Bruce Springsteen because he's a heroic person who has lots of integrity and has this incredible body of work that is so vital.

I had a ten-piece band when I was 21 years old, the Bruce Springsteen Band.

This is just a slightly expanded version of a band I had before I ever signed a record contract. We had singers and horns.

Jack Bruce, as soon as I saw him, it changed me.

I didn't even know what bass players did until I saw Cream.

I said 'boss' and I meant that, advance you spent that Corvette so clean, you'll think Bruce Springsteen rent that

Charles Manson loved the Beatles but didn’t understand them.

Governor Chris Christie loves Bruce Springsteen but doesn’t understand him. And Paul Ryan is clueless about his favorite band, Rage Against the Machine.

I have been very lucky to find something I am good at and can make money at.

.. Playing with Bruce was the embodiment of everything that a little kid could dream about.

My problem is that whenever I shoot, I do it Bruce Willis "Die Hard" style - in a very cinematic fashion.

I want to be like Bruce Springsteen or something, making songs that are relevant.

Actually, Bruce [Springsteen] taught me about introspection.

I think that's an incredible gift. I can really look inside myself. And you know what? I like what's inside. And it's taken me a long time to say that.

Robin is a handsome ephebic boy, usually shown in his uniform with bare legs.

He is buoyant with energy and devoted to nothing on earth or in interplanetary space as much as to Bruce Wayne. He often stands with his legs spread, the genital region discreetly evident.

I'm an old rock and roll buff. I love Bruce Springsteen and Tom Petty.

For years, I looked to Bruce Lee as a mentor as being a Chinese and Asian man living in this country.

I fell in love with Bruce Lee after I watched his movies, and I wanted to become a kung-fu practicer, and I would like to be someone like Bruce Lee. That's why I learned kung-fu, and that's why I picked the wing chun style, because it's his style. That's why I decided to be an actor, to go into show business, because of him.

I had a long talk with Bruce Springsteen on a rooftop during the Vote for Change tour (in 2004). And it boiled down to this: That guy you used to be, he’s still in the car. He’ll always be in the car. Just don’t let him drive. He might be shouting out directions. But whatever you do, don’t let him get behind the wheel.

You know, you'd hide behind a Public Enemy or Ice Cube, or Bruce Springsteen, or U2, because they spoke for you. But now everybody's bloggin'. I heard somebody say, "Blogging is just graffiti with punctuation." Everyone's an authority so there's nobody in power, 'cause everyone thinks they're in power.

A personal highlight was probably when we got a No.

1 in the U.K. and when the album went to No. 1 in America. The top four that week was us, Adele, Guns N' Roses and Bruce Springsteen. It was ridiculous seeing those names there. Being the first band from the U.K. and Ireland to go to America and debut at No. 1 is just unbelievable.

I'd like to have a business card saying: Bruce Norris kicked your arse.

Maybe I'm not as big a star as Bruce Springsteen because I'm not as good.

I don't know. It doesn't matter. I still have an audience of a certain size. I think it's one of the things I'm luckiest.

My mum lives in Boston; she's famous for teaching wushu and t'ai chi. So from when I was young, my mum and aunt were like: 'You're training; you're not playing baseball or football.' Training every day was normal. Later, when I was almost a teenager, Bruce Lee became my idol.

I saw my rock'n'roll past flash before my eyes.

And I saw something else: I saw rock and roll future and its name is Bruce Springsteen. And on a night when I needed to feel young, he made me feel like I was hearing music for the very first time.

I have endless playlists on my iPod so will throw on, say, Bruce Springsteen or The Smiths, depending on what kind of day I'm going to have.

My stepdad is Bruce Jenner, the Olympian.

The first time he came over was like a blind date, and we had show and tell. He took out the gold medal for me and my sisters, and we were like, 'So? Who the hell are you?'

I'm not a comedian. I'm Lenny Bruce.

Be he the first to stand or the last, a man must stand," the father had told his adoring son. "And if there is only one man, then that man must stand alone." ~Thomas to Bruce Wayne

And God help Bruce Springsteen when they decide he's no longer God.

.. They'll turn on him, and I hope he survives it.

We're still buzzin' about Bruce Springsteen at halftime, but I'll tell you if there was one guy we weren't thinking was 'Born To Run' it was James Harrison.

Through Clinton and Monica, Clinton and Hillary, the scandal, the impeachment, Iraq, Bruce and Demi, Ellen and Anne, I have remained consistently and nauseatingly adorable. I have, in fact, been known to cause diabetes.

Few people on earth know Peter Drucker and his work better than Bruce Rosenstein. This is a welcome, unique and very personal addition to Drucker's incomparable legacy.

Scots, wha hae wi' Wallace bled, Scots, wham Bruce has aften led, Welcome to your gory bed, Or to victory! Now 's the day and now 's the hour; See the front o' battle lour.

Mentioning violence to Bruce was like mentioning chocolate sauce to a six-year-old.

Bruce Wayne is Batman. He became Batman the instant his parents were murdered. Batman needs Bruce, however hollow that identity feels to him from time to time. Bruce keeps Batman human.

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