"Before I was famous, when I was just working in Gilbert's Lodge, everything was moving in slow motion."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Eminem on Andy Warhol
"I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous."Eminem on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Eminem on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Eminem on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Eminem on Ambrose Bierce
"The kids are old enough now - I just want to let them be kids. I don't want to comment on them too much. They're at an age where I just want to let them be kids."
"Personally, I just think rap music is the best thing out there, period. If you look at my deck in my car radio, you're always going to find a hip-hop tape that's all I buy, that's all I live, that's all I listen to, that's all I love."
"You're not going to say anything about me that I'm not going to say about myself. There's so many things that I think about myself if someone really wanted to get at me, they could say this and this and this. So I'm going to say it before they can. It's the best policy for me."
"Honestly, I'd love to be remembered as one of the best to ever pick up a mic, but if I'm doing my part to lessen some racial tension I feel good about what I'm doing."
"Ultimately, who you choose to be in a relationship with and what you do in your bedroom is your business."