"People can look to me as a teacher, but I consider myself a student of hip-hop."
"I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind yet, strange, I am ungrateful to those teachers."Doug E. Fresh on Khalil Gibran
"It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge."Doug E. Fresh on Albert Einstein
"If I am walking with two other men, each of them will serve as my teacher. I will pick out the good points of the one and imitate them, and the bad points of the other and correct them in myself."Doug E. Fresh on Confucius
"You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you, none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul."Doug E. Fresh on Swami Vivekananda
"I have come to believe that a great teacher is a great artist and that there are as few as there are any other great artists. Teaching might even be the greatest of the arts since the medium is the human mind and spirit."Doug E. Fresh on John Steinbeck
"Hip-hop is supposed to uplift and create, to educate people on a larger level and to make a change."
"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."