Aron Ralston: [to camera] What I could really use is about 20 meters of static wrap rope, 9.8 mil. Uh, three or four pulleys, a rack of carabiners, a sling, power drill, and bolt kit. Oh, and uh, eight burly men to do all the hauling.
Aron Ralston: MOVE THIS FUCKING ROCK!
Aron Ralston: [gagging on urine] It's no Slurpee!
Aron Ralston: Good morning, everyone! It's 6:45 Tuesday morning in BJ Canyon! The weather is great. I figure by now that Leona, my housemate - Hi, Leona! - has missed me hopefully since I didn't show up last night. Another hour and a half they'll miss me for not showing up at work... Hi, Brion at
Aron Ralston: [as Brian Stephenson] Good morning, everyone! It is 7 o'clock here in Canyonlands, USA! And this morning on the boulder, we have a very special special guest, self-proclaimed American superhero, Aron Ralston! Let's hear it for Aron! [nods to his imaginary audience] Aron Ralston: [as
[first lines] Aron Ralston: Hey. Aron here. Leave a message. Sonja Ralston: Hey Aron. Sonja here, again. I know that you're probably gonna be away this weekend. But listen, just think about we we're gonna play. Please. 'Cause we have to decide, and we really... We need to practice, okay? Anyway, i
Aron Ralston: [whispering to himself during the amputation] Don't mess up.
Aron Ralston: [upon first meeting] I can take you that way if you like... Kristi, Megan: [apprehensive silence] Aron Ralston: Oh, sorry. The, uh - Friday the 13th there. [removes scarf from his face] Kristi, Megan: [nervous laughs] Aron Ralston: [takes off glasses too] I'm only a psychopath on wee
Aron Ralston: Don't lose it. Aron, do not lose it.
Eric Meijer: You should stop and rest. Aron Ralston: No, I better keep going. Can one of you run? Can one of you run ahead
Aron Ralston: I'm in pretty deep doodoo here.
Aron Ralston: Hey there, Aron! Is it true that you didn't tell anyone where you were going?
Aron Ralston: You know, I've been thinking. Everything is... just comes together. It's me. I chose this. I chose all of this. This rock... this rock has been waiting for me my entire life. In its entire life, ever since it was a bit of meteorite a million, billion years ago up there In space. It's
It seems like every time you come up something happens to bring you back down. Tupac Shaku
Dear Mama, don't cry, your baby boy's doin' good,Tell the homies I'm in heaven, and they ain't got hoods.Seen a show with Marvin Gaye last night, it had me shook,Drippin' peppermint Schnapps, with Jackie Wilson, and Sam Cooke...
Will I, succeed, paranoid from the weed and hocus pocus, try to focus but I can't see.
Tomorrow comes after the dark
if they take half the buildings that they use toï»¿ praise god and give it to the motherfuckers who need god we'd be 'aight
Instead of war on poverty, they got a war on drugs so the police can bother me.
Bury me smilin' with G's in my pocket, Have a party at my funeral let every rapper rock it Let the hoes that I used to know, from way before Kiss me from my head to my toe, Gimme a paper and pen so I can write about my life of sin, Couple bottles of gin, in case I don't get in...
God damn! Drug dealers dealin' to the kiddies,Livin' in the city ain't no pity on the itty-bitty.We try to cry, but still they all die,I try to speak to the youth, and the truth is: they all high.
I'm doing this for the kid who truly leads a 'thug life' and thinks it's HOPELESS.
Dying on the inside, but outside you're looking fearless
Thereâ€™s no way that Michael Jackson or whoever Jackson should have a million thousand droople billion dollars and then thereâ€™s people starving. Thereâ€™s no way! Thereâ€™s no way that these people should own planes and there people donâ€™t have houses. Apartments. Shacks. Drawers. Pants! I know
It's like if you plant something in the concrete and if it grow and the rose petal got all kinds of scratches and marks, you ain't gonna say, 'Damn, look at all the scratches and marks on the rose that grew from the concrete.' You're gonna be like, 'Damn, a rose grew from the concrete?'
Everybody's dyin tell me what's the use of tryin I've been Trapped since birth, cautious, cause I'm cursed.
If you fall stand tall and come back for more.
My first words was thug for life and papa pass the mack
The american dream wasn't meant for me, cause lady liberty's a hypocrite she lied to me, promised me freedom,education, and equality never gave me nothing but slavery but now look at how dangerous you made me callin me a mad man because im strong and bold.
Life's a test, mistakes are lessons, but the gift of life is knowing that you have made a difference.
My music is not for everyone. It's only for the stong-willed, the [street] soldiers music. It's not like party music- I mean, you could gig to it, but it's spiritual. My musi is spiritual. It's like Negro spiituals, except for the fact that I'm not saying 'We shall Overcome.' I'm saying that we are
Gotta start teaching the children that they can be just what they want to be, there's much more to life than poverty.
I'm a reflection of the community.