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By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

Every President that went to China, I would meet them and have dinner and talk about the past and the future. That was in the '70s.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jet Li

Jackie Chan is a very good comedy/martial arts star. He does one kind of martial arts that Jet Li doesn't know how to do and Jet Li does a martial art that Jackie Chan doesn't know how to do. You can both go to two Chinese restaurants, but both can have different kinds of food.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

A weapon isn't good or bad, depends on the person who uses it.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jet Li

Tibetan Buddhism, has inspired me and accelerated my understanding of life.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

In martial arts, the biggest enemy is self. Inside you struggle because you want to prove something.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jet Li

There is no pure success. I am action actor. I have broken almost every piece of my body.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

I knew nothing about martial arts. The coach told me I was talented with learning martial arts, and put me in a school. Three years later I got my first championship in China.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jet Li

You need to drop down. Nobody is perfect, nobody is superhero.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

In acting you do a lot of research. Audience watch Jet Li because of the fight. They watch other actors because they are funny. If they want funny, they don't want to see Jet Li, they watch the other guy. That's the reality I face, until the one day I can prove I can make film without action that is a fun movie. Then everybody will say Jet Li, hmmm.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

I hope everyone can examine what is the most important relationship in life - the relationship between parent and child.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jet Li

Zhang is a friend of mine: he said forget about acting and just do normal things in the movie.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

A mob is a group of persons with heads but no brains.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

If you are always allowed to stop training whenever you feel discomfort, you will find it too easy to give yourself permission to quit.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

Hong Kong film audiences are very quiet. It's their culture.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

I spend more time learning about Buddhism than English, which is why my English today is still bad.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jet Li

I want to thank my mum, my daddy, my coach, my teacher, everybody in my life.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jet Li

My manager introduced me to the 'Rise to Honor' team. I was curious about what it took to be involved in video games, a completely new form of entertainment to me.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

I study more of truth and enlightening. I had to go the next level to talk about life.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

I stepped into the martial arts movie market when I was only 16.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

In my mind, martial arts movies are martial arts movies and action is action. It's quite different, because martial arts doesn't just have physical form; you have a philosophy, internal and external. A lot of it involves your life. How you see the world. An action film I think is just about the movement. I think it's different.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

In the States, you can buy Chinese food. In Beijing you can buy hamburger. It's very close. Now I feel the world become a big family, like a really big family. You have many neighbors. Not like before, two countries are far away.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

Everything too fast is not good but everything too slow is also not good. You need balance. That's why I like martial arts: it always tells you how to control your body, your mind, your heart. Balance. Balance can keep the world's peace. I think that's a very good thing.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jet Li

I think all actors want to change. When you do something many times, over and over, you want to do something fresh. But movie is still my business. A lot of action actors want change, but no studio wants to spend money on something that is not guaranteed; not proven. I think it is very difficult. It is hard to change.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

But recently I've, the past few years, I'm more focused on meditation. It's not a physical part. It's more mental part, to understand life.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jet Li

I think 'Hero' is not a real martial arts movie; it is not about violence, or formula.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jet Li

Martial arts have two parts. One is external, other internal. The external is physical part. The internal is philosophy of how to be, what kind of person learns martial arts.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

Failure is a fuel for excuses.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

Bruce Lee was very famous. I watched his movies and he is amazing. He is a martial arts master, his philosophy, his movement, both physically and mentally, were very strong.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

I do some of my stunts for the things I have learned. But if it is for something I have never learned, then I use a double.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

I remember when I was 11, I did some Kung-fu demonstrations in Hong Kong in 1974.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

I stepped into the martial arts movie market when I was only 16. I think I have proved my ability in this field and it won't make sense for me to continue for another five or 10 years.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

Hero shows you how to solve the problem - yourself.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jet Li

I've been learning martial arts since I was 8 years old.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

I never stopped studying Buddhism. In the past few years, in between movies, I do a retreat.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jet Li

Love is more powerful than kicking ass.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jet Li

Usually action films have a formula: good guy gets in trouble, his wife dies, friends have problems, so he goes to the mountain, learns martial arts, comes back, and kills the bad guy.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jet Li

My wife is the boss at home, and my daughters are the bosses. I am just the worker. We are a very warm family and very happy.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jet Li

Working on a film, the setup for an action sequence takes a long time, and we need to shoot the scene many times to get different angles.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

I can feel very brave through all the action scenes in front of the people who are on the set, but when a girl comes close to me my face turns red because I'm so shy.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jet Li

When I lived in Hong Kong, I felt that Hong Kong is my family.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

I can watch CNN on television or the Internet to find out what happened in Hong Kong ten minutes ago. After all, it doesn't matter where something is made, we're all part of the same big family now.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jet Li

Zhang Yimou tried to use martial arts to talk about Chinese culture, Chinese people. What do they think, what do they want and what do they hope.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

And lot of Asian audiences and reporters don't like me to act as a bad guy. But I think I want to become an actor, I want to try different way.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jet Li

I wish heroes didn't exist. Whenever we need a hero, it's because there's a problem that needs to be solved; it's because two groups of people, or two countries, are hurting one another, so a hero is needed to save us. If everyone were at peace, if everyone were happy, why would we need heroes? The world is better off without heroes.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

I believe the world is one big family, and we need to help each other.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

I am so happy because I want more people to like martial arts movie not just martial arts audience. Even martial arts can be used in comedy, in drama, in horror movies, in different kinds of movies.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jet Li

I think the most important is when I was young, I learnt martial arts; that is my special key.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jet Li

I didn't go to normal children school. I went to sports school when I was 8. So I studied martial arts.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jet Li

This film 'Hero' talks about the peace of Chinese people.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jet Li

My wife wanted my children to have some Chinese culture and education. She believes the children need to learn two languages and two cultures.