Bruce Jenner, fully William Bruce Jenner

Bruce
Jenner, fully William Bruce Jenner
1949

U.S. Track and Field Athlete, Motivational Speaker, Socialite and Television Personality, known principally for winning the gold medal for decathlon in the Montreal 1976 Summer Olympics, Transgender

Author Quotes

I always thought everybody else was better than me.

If you are a kid, reading is really important stuff.

Our mission for younger people is to do our best to make exercise cool, hip - the thing to do.

I am from the Kardashian group. We can take anything.

If you are dyslexic, your eyes work fine, your brain works fine, but there is a little short circuit in the wire that goes between the eye and the brain. Reading is not a fluid process.

Sexuality is totally different than what my issues are.

I am not gay, i am, as far as I know, heterosexual. I've always been with a woman, raising kids.

If you want to take your mission in life to the next level, if you're stuck and you don't know how to rise, don't look outside yourself. Look inside. Don't let your fears keep you mired in the crowd. Abolish your fears and raise your commitment level to the point of no return, and I guarantee you that the Champion Within will burst forth to propel you toward victory.

Start early and begin raising the bar throughout the day.

I can't do that any longer.

If you?re stuck and you don?t know how to rise, don?t look outside yourself. Look inside.

That's the most important thing you do in your life - raise children and try to do the best job as a parent and give your kids the best shot in life to go out there into the big, bad world.

I didn't only have a perceptual problem, I was also so nervous and so upset. The process just didn't work. I lost enthusiasm for school and I flunked second grade. The teachers said I was lazy.

If you're asking your kids to exercise, then you better do it, too. Practice what you preach.

The biggest problem with dyslexic kids is not the perceptual problem, it is their perception of themselves. That was my biggest problem.

I feel like I am getting an upgraded version of my dad.

If you're going to dedicate every second to winning the decathlon, what are you doing wasting your time in bed?

The truth is everybody does it from time to time. People dial telephone numbers and they get a wrong number only to find that they've read the last two digits backwards. Everybody does it, but dyslexics have this tendency to a higher degree.

I just want to have a free soul and a lot of great friends. I want to enjoy life. It's who I am. It's that simple.

In high school, you know how they have the ideal senior in the yearbook? I got ?best dancer.?

They're going to say I'm doing this for publicity, for a show. But what I'm doing is going to do some good. It's going to change the world.

I learned that the only way you are going to get anywhere in life is to work hard at it. Whether you're a musician, a writer, an athlete or a businessman, there is no getting around it. If you do, you'll win - if you don't, you won't.

In the next house, I'm going to build a glam room.

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.

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.

Author Picture
First Name
Bruce
Last Name
Jenner, fully William Bruce Jenner
Birth Date
1949
Bio

U.S. Track and Field Athlete, Motivational Speaker, Socialite and Television Personality, known principally for winning the gold medal for decathlon in the Montreal 1976 Summer Olympics, Transgender