Famous Rappers Rap Quotes
1. “Regardless of how it goes down, life goes on.” – Rick Ross (Rap Quotes)
2. People will love you and support you when it’s beneficial. – Nicki Minaj, Pills and Potions
3. My whole thing is to inspire, to better people, to better myself forever in this thing that we call rap, this thing that we call hip hop. – Kendrick Lamar
“Never mind what hater’s say, ignore ’em till they fade away.” – T.I
5. A lot of truth is said in jest. – Eminem (Rap Quotes)
6. Even though you’re fed up, you got to keep ya head up. – 2Pac, Keep Ya Head Up
7. “I’m going to always rise above the doubt that may exist about me.” – T.I
8. Without order, nothing exists. Without chaos, nothing evolves. – Jedi Mind Tricks, Heavy Metal Kings
9. The question isn’t do he love ya the question is, do ya love yourself? You give the best advice to your friends and not take it for yourself. – Big Sean, Jump Out the Window
10. “Everybody’s at war with different things, I’m at war with my own heart sometimes.” – Tupac (Rap Quotes)
11. Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real. – Tupac Shakur
12. “Never let a couple of good memories make you move backwards. Look ahead and move on.” – Chris Brown
13. “Never assume you know what’s going on in someone’s life unless you heard it straight form the source.” – Chris Brown
14. “Funny how the love be fake, but I ain’t stressing. Thankful for the love that’s genuine, appreciate the blessing.” – Busta Rhymes (Rap Quotes)
15. I’ve never had a dream in my life,
Because a dream is what you wanna do, but still haven’t pursued.
I knew what I wanted, and did it till it was done.
So I’ve been the dream I wanted to be since Day One. – Aesop Rock
16. People can try to reinvent themselves. I don’t think you can really change who you are, though, because who you are is pretty much where you came from and what you’ve done up to now. – Eminem
17. “Remind yourself, nobody’s built like you. You design yourself.” – Jay Z
18. “What I wanna know is why I never fit in right, like a fat dude getting on a packed flight.” – Childish Gambino (Rap Quotes)
19. “You see my tears, in the rain underneath it all, we’re just the same.” – Machine Gun Kelly
20.“Everyone has an addiction. Mine happens to be you.” – Andre 3000
21. Jump regardless of the consequence, cause even on the night of the apocalypse, everybody’s an optimist. – Tonedeff, Optimist
22. “Well, hip hop is what makes the world go round.” – Snoop Dogg
23. Even though you’re fed up, you got to keep ya head up. – 2Pac, Keep Ya Head Up (Rap Quotes)
24. “‘Cause whatever you love can be taken away, so live like it’s your dying day.” – Machine Gun Kelly
25. You’ve got to realize that the world’s a test, you can only do your best and let Him do the rest. You’ve got your life, and got your health, so quit procrastinating and push it yourself. – Cee-Lo, In Due Time
“You might not have a car or big gold chain, stay true to yourself and things will change.” – Snoop Dogg
27. “Ice melts into rain, love turns into pain. Here I go again, falling in love again.” – Wale
28. ”Living well eliminates the need for revenge.” – Kanye West (Rap Quotes)
29. People can try to reinvent themselves. I don’t think you can really change who you are, though, because who you are is pretty much where you came from and what you’ve done up to now. – Eminem
30. “There are many things that I would like to say to you but I don’t know how.” – Childish Gambino
31. “Damn right I like the life I live, cause I went from negative to positive.” – Biggie Smalls
32. “Memories have to be our most painful blessing.” – Kanye West
33. “Sometimes if you’re lucky, someone comes into your life who’ll take up a place in your heart that no one else can fill.” – Snoop Dogg (Rap Quotes)
34. “Never become so involved with something that it blinds you.
Never forget where you from; someone will remind you.” – DMX, “It’s On
35. “Remember one thing Through every dark night, there’s a bright day after that. So no matter how hard it get, stick your chest out. Keep your head up, and handle it.” – Tupac
36. “No matter where life takes me. Find me with a smile.” – Mac Miller
37. “Next time you see a brother down
Stop and pick him up,
Cause you might be the next one stuck.” – Grand Puba, Mind Your Business (Rap Quotes)
38. “If you’re scared to take chances, you’ll never have the answers.” – Nas
39. “Life is a wheel of fortune and it’s my turn to spin it.” – Tupac
40. I’ve done a lot of work to get where I’m at, but I have to keep working. – Wiz Khalifa
41. “What do you base your happiness around? Material, women, and large paper? That means you’re inferior, not major.” – Nas
42. “Cause whatever you love can be taken away, so live like it’s your dying day.” – Machine Gun Kelly
43. “You have to keep your vision clear, cause only a coward lives in fear.” – Nas
44. “Sorry it had to end this way but uh, it is what it is.” – Snoop Dogg
45. “Everything will eventually come to an end. So try to savor the moments, cuz time flies, don’t it? The beauty of life is to make it last for the better. Cuz nothing lasts forever.” – Nas (Rap Quotes)
46. “My mama always used to tell me: if you can’t find something to live for, you best find something to die for.” – Tupac
“One day you’re gonna remember me and how much I love you… then you’re gonna hate yourself for letting me go.” – Drake
48. “Jump regardless of the consequence, cause even on the night of the apocalypse, everybody’s an optimist.”–Tonedeff, Optimist
49. “You know the type: loud as a motorbike but wouldn’t bust a grape in a fruit fight.”― Jay-Z
50. It’s only human to express the way you really feel, but that same humanity is my Achilles’ heel. A leopard can’t change his spots and never will; So I’m forever i’ll, now I can never chill. – Black Thought (Rap Quotes)
51. I encourage everyone to pay attention to the issues that matter to you, from jobs and the economy, to education and our schools, to criminal justice reform. Whatever it is that you care about, make sure you use your voice. – 2 Chainz
52. “You can make something of your life, it just depends on your drive.” – Eminem
53. I’m also not going to explain something just because I said it in a rap. Take what you want from it. – Azealia Banks
54. “My life, my choices, my mistakes, my lessons, not your business.” – Kid Cudi
55. “I like the person that you are, but I’m in love with the person that you have potential to be.” – Wale
56. “Never apologize for what you feel. It’s like apologizing for being real.” – Lil Wayne (Rap Quotes)
57. When you’re a little kid, you don’t see color, and the fact that my friends were black never crossed my mind. It never became an issue until I was a teenager and started trying to rap. -Eminem
58. “They say love is the key. Somebody changed the lock.” – Lil Wayne
59. “If you can’t do what you imagine, then what is imagination to you?” – Kid Cudi
60. “Women are the most beautiful yet difficult beings known to man.” – Lil Wayne
61. “People say that bad memories cause the most pain, but it’s actually the good ones that drive you insane.” – Kid Cudi
Friendship Rap Quotes
62. No one can identify the uninformed until they voice their ignorance about a topic. Silence is a fool’s best friend. Sadly, he is often too foolish to realize it. – Carlos Wallace
63. “Ambitious girl, you just wanna win and you’d rather chase your dreams, then to try chase these men that try to chase these skirts, that try to chase these shots with flavors that ain’t even as sweet as her.” – Wale
64. Living life is a choice. Making a difference in someone else’s isn’t. – Kid Cudi
65. “Love me or hate me, I stay hate free. They say we learn from mistakes well that’s why they mistake me.” – Lil Wayne (Rap Quotes)
66. Never become so involved with something that it blinds you. Never forget where you from; someone will remind you. – DMX, It’s On
67. “We can’t change the world until we change ourselves.” – Biggie Smalls
68. “I remember the love right after the fights. You can’t tell me you don’t remember those nights.” – Lil Wayne
69. “If you admire someone, you should go ahead and tell them. People never get the flowers while they can still smell them.” – Kanye West
70. The purpose of life is a life with a purpose. So, I’d rather die for a cause, than live a life that is worthless. – Immortal Technique
71. “Living life is a choice. Making a difference in someone else’s isn’t.” – Kid Cudi (Rap Quotes)
72. “Take the first chance that you get, because you may never get another one.” – Lil Wayne
73. When you see them be successful, however small, you say to yourself, wow. And everything becomes possible. Never denigrate, to say we will not succeed. – Young Thug
74. “God will take you through hell, just to get to heaven.” – T.I
75. “They’re gonna try to tell you no, shatter all your dreams. But you gotta get up and go and think of better things.” – Mac Miller
76. Without order, nothing exists. Without chaos, nothing evolves. – Jedi Mind Tricks, Heavy Metal Kings
77. “If people take anything from my music, it should be motivation to know that anything is possible as long as you keep working at it and don’t back down.” – Eminem
78. “Life is too short to live the same day twice. So each new day make sure you live your life.” – Machine Gun Kelly
79. “Kept breaking promises you said you would keep, so you can leave a message at the beep.” – Mac Miller (Rap Quotes)
80. “Forget yesterday, live for today. Tomorrow will take care of itself.” – Rick Ross (Rap Quotes)
81.Next time you see a brother down, stop and pick him up, cause you might be the next one stuck. – Grand Puba, Mind Your BusinesNext time you see a brother down, stop and pick him up, cause you might be the next one stuck. – Grand Puba, Mind Your Business
“Trust your own judgement, live with it and love it.” – Nas
83. “Only God can judge me, so I’m gone, either love me or leave me alone.” – Jay Z
84. “Why do we try so hard to fit in, when we were born to stand out?” – Machine Gun Kelly
85. “Sometimes it’s hard to pick right from wrong. The best thing we can do is go with our heart, and hope it all goes well.” – Mac Miller (Rap Quotes)
86. “The worst feeling is feeling unwanted by the person you want the most.” – Drake
87. “I could let these dream killers kill my self-esteem, or use my arrogance as a steam to power my dreams.” – Kanye West
88. “The sooner you realize things will never be the same, the sooner you can move on.” – Kid Cudi
89. “You’ve got enemies? Good, that means you actually stood up for something.” – Eminem
90. “A man who treats his woman like a princess is proof that he has been born and raised in the arms of a queen.” – Wiz Khalifa (Rap Quotes)
91. Identity is a prison you can never escape, but the way to redeem your past is not to run from it, but to try to understand it, and use it as a foundation to grow. – Jay Z (Rap Quotes)
92. “If you don’t love me somebody else will.” – Lil Wayne
93. “People can try to reinvent themselves. I don’t think you can really change who you are, though, because who you are is pretty much where you came from and what you’ve done up to now.” – Eminem
94. “The truth is you don’t know what is going to happen tomorrow. Life is a crazy ride and nothing is guaranteed.” – Eminem
Love Rap Quotes
95. “If you don’t love yourself, I’ll make you see your own heart.” – Biggie Smalls (Rap Quotes)
96. “When people treat you like nothing, you begin to feel like nothing.” – Drake
97. “Some of y’all are not where you want to be in life. Yet you party every weekend. What exactly are you celebrating?” – T.I (Rap Quotes)
98. “Be more concerned with your character than your reputation. Because your character is what you really are. While your reputation is what others merely think you are.” – Jay Z
100. “We always ignore the ones who adore us, and adore the ones who ignore us.” – Drake
101. “You don’t need too many people to be happy. Just a few real ones who appreciate you for who you are.” – Wiz Khalifa (Rap Quotes)
102. “Stop lookin’ at what you ain’t got, and start being thankful for what you do got.” – T.I
103. “Jealousy is just love and hate at the same time.” – Drake
104. So lovers of life, don’t keep your hopes up high.
Why? Cause it’s just a matter of time before it’s your turn to die.
But until then, when you stop breathin’,
It’s time to stand up and fight for what you believe in!
Sticky Fingaz, “2 Wrongz,” from Onyx’s All We Got Iz Us, 1995
105. Me and Frosted went to get a drink.
But she ordered somethin’ bugged, and I ain’t know what to think.
She ordered potassium, calcium,
Carbohydrate, scotch with sodium.
She took me to her crib, threw me on the couch…
I woke up the next morning with a spoon in my mouth.
LL Cool J, “Milky Cereal,” Mama Said Knock You Out, 1990 (Rap Quotes)
106. The line between playing to win and sin is thin,
But I walk it with grace and I talk it with taste.
I am that raw, simply put, and I rest my case.
Cee-Lo, “One for the Road,” Cee-Lo Green and His Perfect Imperfections, 2002
107. Slim Shady: Hotter then a set of twin babies
In a Mercedes Benz, with the windows up
When the temp goes up to the mid 80’s.
Eminem, “Forgot About Dre,” The Chronic 2001, 1999
108. I gave birth to most of them MC’s…
So when it comes around to the month of May,
Send me your royalty check for Mother’s Day.
Roxanne Shanté, “Have a Nice Day,” Bad Sister, 1989 (Rap Quotes)
109. I got a funny feeling like something was real wrong…
Looked at her shoes and her feets was real long!
Then it hit me, Oh please God no,
Don’t let this ho turn out to be a John Doe…
He pulled a fast one on me, yo!
Fatlip, “Oh Shit,” The Pharcyde, Bizarre Ryde II The Pharcyde, 1993
110. Rappers can’t sleep, need sleepin’,
B.I.G. keep creepin’,
Casualties need treatin’,
Dumb rappers need teachin’.
Notorious B.I.G., “Unbelievable,” Ready To Die, 1994
111. Stop raising your voice at me,
Stop messing around with my sanity,
Got me in a bubble, I can barely breathe…
Truth Enola, “Voicetress,” 12″, 1999
112. Lookin’ out at the world through my window pane,
Every day has many colors ‘cause the glass is stained.
Everything has changed but remains the same,
So once again the mirror raised.
And I see myself as clear as day. (Rap Quotes)
113. And I am goin’ to the limits of my ultimate destiny,
Feeling as though somebody somewhere is testin’ me.
He who sees the end from the beginning of time
Looking forward through all the ages:
Is, was, and always shall be.
MCA, “B-Boy Bouillabaisse (A Year And A Day),” from Beastie Boys’ Paul’s Boutique, 1989. Rest in power, Adam Yauch (1964 – 2012).
114. “My making it is a combination of grinding, grinding, grinding, and being lucky enough to finally get a shot.” – Busta Rhymes
115. “You’ve got to always go back in time if you want to move forward.” – Snoop Dogg (Rap Quotes)
116. This is doomsday for MCs with hollow skills,
Who talk about clothing articles and dollar bills,
And fake ass rides that they don’t even drive.
Hip-hop is war and only strong MCs will survive.
Holocaust, “Doomsday,” from Killarmy’s Dirty Weaponry, 1998
117. “The purpose of life is a life with a purpose. So I’d rather die for a cause, than live a life that is worthless.” – Immortal Technique
118. “Asking what happened to the feeling that her and me had, I pray so much about it, need some knee pads. It happened for a reason, one can’t be mad.” – Andre 3000 (Rap Quotes)
119. I’m a menace to society,
But girls in biker shorts are so fly to me.
After the date, I’mma want to do the wild thing…
You’re talkin’ lobster? I’m thinkin’ Burger King.
Ice Cube, “I Ain’t Tha One,” from N.W.A.’s Straight Outta Compton, 1988
120. I remember when I fell from my first bike:
There were no ‘Are you okays?’ and rarely ‘Are you alrights?’
Just dirt in my pockets, handful of gravel…
That’s when I realized that getting up is only half the battle.
Big K.R.I.T., “Rich Dad, Poor Dad,” Live from the Underground, 2
121. Back in the days when I was a teenager,
Before I had status, and before I had a pager,
You could find The Abstract, listening to hip-hop,
My pops used to say it reminded him of be-bop.
I said, ‘Well daddy don’t you know that things go in cycles.
The way that Bobby Brown is just ampin’ like Michael.
It’s all expected, things are for the lookin’,
If you got the money, Quest is for the bookin’.
Q-Tip, “Excursions,” from A Tribe Called Quest’s The Low End Theory, 1991 (Rap Quotes)
122. Deja vu, tell you what I’m gonna do,
When they reminisce over you, my God.
CL Smooth, “They Reminisce Over You (T.R.O.Y.),” from Pete Rock and CL Smooth’s Mecca and the Soul Brother, 1992
123. We brag on havin’ bread, but none of us are bakers.
We all talk havin’ greens, but none of us on acres.
If none of us on acres, and none of us grow wheat,
Then who will feed our people when our people need to eat?
So it seems our people starve from lack of understandin’
Cause all we seem to give them is some ballin’ and some dancin’,
And some talkin’ about our car and imaginary mansions.
We should be indicted for bullshit we inciting,
Havin’ children deaf and pretendin’ it’s exciting.
We are advertisements for agony and pain.
We exploit the youth. We tell them to join a gang.
We tell them dope stories, introduced them to the game.
Killer Mike, “Reagan,” R.A.P. Music, 2012 (Rap Quotes)
124. Let me spell my name out for you, it’s Ricky:
R: Ravishing, I: Impress,
C: Courageous or Careless,
K: for the Kangols which I’ve got,
That I wear everyday and Y: Why not?
Slick Rick, “Mona Lisa,” The Great Adventures of Slick Rick, 1988
125. “You’ve got to realize that the world’s a test,
You can only do your best and let Him do the rest.
You’ve got your life, and got your health,
So quit procrastinating and push it yourself.” – Cee-Lo, “In Due Time
126. “My whole thing is to inspire, to better people, to better myself forever in this thing that we call rap, this thing that we call hip hop.” – Kendrick Lamar
127. Rosa Parks sat so Martin Luther could walk. Martin Luther walked so Barack Obama could run. Barack Obama ran so all the children could fly. So I’ma spread my wings, you can meet me in the sky. – Jay Z, My President Is Black
128. “Forgive but don’t forget girl, keep ya head up. And when he tells you you ain’t nothing don’t believe him, and if he can’t learn to love you, you should leave him.” – Tupac
129. “If I woke up tomorrow and didn’t have a dolla, as long as I have my heart, I can get it all over.” – Wale
130. I got hustle, though ambition flow, inside my DNA. – Kendrick
131. “Rather lose love than to move on never knowing what it felt like.” – Wale
132. “Something ’bout the pain makes me want more… done a lot of drugs, never felt like this before.” – Mac Miller
133. “I’m on the pursuit of happiness. I know everything that shines ain’t always gold. I’ll be fine once I get it, I’ll be good.” – Kid Cudi
134. “It’s hard to forget someone who gave you so much to remember.” – Chris Brown
135. “How many people you bless, is how you measure success.” – Rick Ross
136. “Worrying is stupid. It’s like walking around with an umbrella waiting for it to rain.” – Wiz Khalifa (Rap Quotes)
137. “I love who you are, I love who you ain’t.” – Andre 3000
138. “If I had the moment, I’d capture that moment and you’d be right next to me.” – Chris Brown
139. “Good things come in good time.” – Wiz Khalifa
140. “Life without dreaming is a life without meaning.” – Wale
141. “Be careful what you say to someone today. Because tomorrow they might not be here, and you can’t take it back.”– Wiz Khalifa
142. “Living life is a choice. Making a difference in someone else’s isn’t.”– Kid Cudi
143. “I’ve done a lot of work to get where I’m at, but I have to keep working.” – Wiz Khalifa
144. “Living well eliminates the need for revenge.” – Kanye West (Rap Quotes)
145. “I’d shoot for the moon but I’m too busy gazing at stars.”– Eminem, Not Afraid
“You know it’s funny when it rains it pours
They got money for wars, but can’t feed the poor.” – 2Pac
146. “Every day is new. It’s just a new day. I look at six hours at a time.” – Wiz Khalifa
147. I’d shoot for the moon but I’m too busy gazing at stars. – Eminem, Not Afraid (Rap Quotes)
148. You gotta dream like you never got obstacles. – J.Cole
149. Last night I saw you in my dreams, now I can’t wait to go to sleep. – Kanye West, Hey Mama
150. “You gotta be able to smile through the bullshit.” – Tupac (Rap Quotes)
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