"But now I realize that this record business really needs me. No one else is trying to take a chance or do something different."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."Erykah Badu on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."Erykah Badu on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."Erykah Badu on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."Erykah Badu on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."Erykah Badu on Abraham Lincoln
"No one chooses to raise children alone."
"I'm free. I just do what I want, say what I want, say how I feel, and I don't try to hurt nobody. I just try to make sure that I don't compromise my art in any kind of way, and I think people respect that."
"The music business is motivated by money. Music is motivated by energy and feelings."
"Man, I don't want to have nothing to do with computers. I don't want the government in my business."
"Music and the music business are two different things."