I don’t want to be an action star, an action star’s life is so short. I want my life to get longer, I want my career to get longer.
I will make action movies, I think, for a few more years, another five years.
Cinema reflects culture and there is no harm in adapting technology, but not at the cost of losing your originality.
I’m crazy, but I’m not stupid.
Do not let circumstances control you. You change your circumstances.
For me the greatest source of income is still movies. Nothing – stocks, financial speculation, real estate speculation or businesses – makes more money for me than making movies.
My daddy arrested 25 by himself.
My daddy once caught a bullet with his bare hand.
We can hang in my crib. I will show you my ‘hood.
Leave me alone. A man like you could never understand.
“The ads all call me fearless, but that’s just publicity. Anyone who thinks I’m not scared out of my mind whenever I do one of my stunts is crazier than I am.”
“The best fights are the ones we avoid.” – Jackie Chan
“I allowed myself to be bullied because I was scared and didn’t know how to defend myself. I was bullied until I prevented a new student from being bullied. By standing up for him, I learned to stand up for myself.”
“I’m good for some things, bad for a lot of things.” – Jackie Chan
“I do small things. I try to do good things every day. If everyone does some good, think of what a good world this will be.” – Jackie Chan
“I’m crazy, but I’m not stupid.” – Jackie Chan
“I never wanted to be the next Bruce Lee. I just wanted to be the first Jackie Chan.”
“Do not let circumstances control you. You change your circumstances.”