"Hip-hop is supposed to uplift and create, to educate people on a larger level and to make a change."
"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."Doug E. Fresh on Maya Angelou
"Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle. And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom. A man can't ride you unless your back is bent."Doug E. Fresh on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference."Doug E. Fresh on Reinhold Niebuhr
"Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek."Doug E. Fresh on Barack Obama
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."Doug E. Fresh on Mahatma Gandhi
"Health has always been an important thing to me. I exercise and try to take care of myself, and drink a lot of water! And I push that to my kids so that they can carry on that same energy."
"I'm forever learning and that's why I'm always able to create new styles and new dimensions of hip-hop."
"I told my father to stop smoking around the age of two or three years old and he stopped smoking. So the relationship between the kid and the parent is very powerful, and if you give the kid the right information, it can be very useful to the family."
"Scientology is not a white religion. It is not just for white people."
"I've learned how to look at things and not judge them, but respect them and use it in a way that people understand that I respect them, show them love and respect their reality."