“No one ever thinks about what the hell is going to happen 25 years from now.”

 

Bruce Willis

“Generally with the Oscars or the Emmys there isn’t much you can do until the nominations are announced. Then you know what kind of year you’re dealing with – what’s been overlooked, what the issues are.”

 

Bruce Vilanch

“My first year in the big leagues, I made $17,000. It was easy to go out and get another $17,000 relief pitcher. I never worried about innings or pitches. I just pitched.”

 

Bruce Sutter

“I’m certainly thankful for what the Cubs did for me. I respect their organization. It’s the same way with the Atlanta Braves, an awfully fine organization. I respect everybody who’s down there, and that’s still where I live today. But the Cardinals represent the best years of my career.”

 

Bruce Sutter

“Every passing year brings us more past futures.”

 

Bruce Sterling

“It’s going to be really interesting to see what the heroin market does in the next two years or so. One thing you can be pretty sure of. The Afghan peasants who grow poppies won’t get rich. The money will end up in places like Dubai.”

 

Bruce Sterling

“I used to think that cyberspace was fifty years away. What I thought was fifty years away, was only ten years away. And what I thought was ten years away… it was already here. I just wasn’t aware of it yet.”

 

Bruce Sterling

“The Jersey Shore is the kind of place where the policeman has a little cottage that might have been in the family for years and many other people call home.”

 

Bruce Springsteen

“Deindustrialization that I have written about for 40 years left a good part of the American public behind.”

 

Bruce Springsteen

“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.”

 

Bruce Springsteen

“I had no credit cards. I had no checks. I was cash only until I was probably 30 years old.”

 

Bruce Springsteen

“I’ve always loved the fact that Bob’s [Dylan] been able to sustain his mystery over 50 or 60 years.”

 

Bruce Springsteen

“In the early years, I found a voice that was my voice and also partly my father’s voice. But isn’t that what you always do? Why do kids at 5 years old go into the closet and put their daddy’s shoes on? Hey, my kids do it.”

 

Bruce Springsteen

“I tend to be a subscriber to the idea that you have everything you need by the time you’re 12 years old to do interesting writing for most of the rest of your life – certainly by the time you’re 18.”

 

Bruce Springsteen

“Our lives are made up of thousands of everyday choices. Over the years these little choices will be bundled together and show clearly what we value.”

 

Boyd K. Packer

“But the most reliable indication of the future of Open Source is its past: in just a few years, we have gone from nothing to a robust body of software that solves many different problems and is reaching the million-user count. There’s no reason for us to slow down now.”

 

Bruce Perens

“To do something well is so worthwhile that to die trying to do it better cannot be foolhardy. It would be a waste of life to do nothing with one’s ability, for I feel that life is measured in achievement, not in years alone.”

 

Bruce McLaren

“Life is measured in achievement not in years alone”

 

Bruce McLaren

“I spent twelve years training for a career that was over in a week. Joe Namath spent one week training for a career that lasted twelve years.”

 

Bruce Jenner

“To me, the definition of focus is knowing exactly where you want to be today, next week, next month, next year, then never deviating from your plan. Once you can see, touch and feel your objective, all you have to do is pull back and put all your strength behind it, and you’ll hit your target every time.”

 

Bruce Jenner