The hard times make a true friend afraid to ask.
I finally understand / for a woman it ain't easy tryin to raise a man / You always was committed / A poor single mother on welfare, tell me how ya did it / There's no way I can pay you back / But the plan is to show you that I understand / You are appreciated
You know it's funny, when it rains it pours they got money for wars, but can't feed the poor.
Before we find world peace, we gotta find peace in the war on the streets.
One day I'm gonna bust, blow up on this society, why did you lie to me, I couldn't find a trace of humanity.
You dont know me, you just met me, well if i couldnt have it..silly rabbit, why ya sweat me
I ain't calling me God. I'm just doing my part on where I think hip hop should go. I think hip hop should be about more money, crazier sounds, different beats.
June 16, 1971, mama gave birth to a Hell rasing heavenly son.
I don't mean to sound sleezy but tease me I don't want it if it's that easy.
I guarantee if people keep mm..supportin' me....Just buying my records, goin to my concerts, just supporting me..I'ma keep givin' money....Like Makaveli, every time it go platinum, I'm putting money up for community centers.
Should we cry when the pope dies, my request we should cry if they cried when we buried Malcom X
Don't believe everything you hear: Real eyes, Realize, Real lies
We all gonna die, we bleed from similar veins. Tupac Sh
I feel like our future is our confidence and self-esteem.
God come save the youth, Ain't nothin else to do but have faith in you, Dear Lord I live the life of a Thug, hope you understand Forgive me for my mistakes, I gotta play my hand.
No one knows my Struggle, they only see the Trouble. Not knowing it's hard to carry on when, No one loves you.
This fast life soon shatters, cause after all the lights and screams, nothing but my dreams matter.
Some say the blacker the berry, the sweeter the juice I say the darker the flesh then the deeper the roots
I don't want to be a role model. I just want to be someone who says, this is who I am, this is what I do, I say what's on my mind.
I don't have to talk about whether or not I got raped in jail.
Burnin' churches, fearin' God, Who can be so cruel, We all ignorant to AIDS, Till it happens to you.
We ain't meant to survive, cause it's a setup, And even though you're fed up, Huh, ya got to keep your head up.
I remember crying all the time. My major thing growing up was I couldn't fit in. Because I was from everywhere, I didn't have no buddies that I grew up with...Every time I had to go to a new apartment, I had to reinvent myself, myself. People think just because you born in the ghetto you gonna fit i
I make sure everybody die , when we ride on your enemies.
I don't understand how people can stand next to you one year,and next year, they cannot. They're going crazy, screaming. They can't take it that you're there. But last year I was in the same club,walking around,lonely like a motherfucker. Couldn't get a date or a dance. I was too skinny, too somethi
fear no man but only God
I'm responsible for what i did. I'm not responible for what every black male did. Yes! I call myself a THUG, because i grew up in the ghetto. And im still standing.
Life's a wheel of fortune and it's my chance to spin it.
I'm not really a religious person. But I believe that God wants me to do something and it has to do with Thug Life.
I remember Marvin Gaye used to sing to me, He had me feelin' like black was the thing to be.