"I love music. It's freedom, a way to deal with pent-up frustration."
"One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain."Ice Cube on Bob Marley
"If music be the food of love, play on."Ice Cube on William Shakespeare
"Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything."Ice Cube on Plato
"Without music, life would be a mistake."Ice Cube on Friedrich Nietzsche
"I was born with music inside me. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force already within me when I arrived on the scene. It was a necessity for me-like food or water."Ice Cube on Ray Charles
"When I was in N.W.A. and didn't get paid all the money I was owed, that's when the business side of showbiz hit me."
"We're in this entertainment business really to give the audience what they want."
"I used to love to draw. I didn't want to go to art class because I felt that would be too corny when I was young, but architectural drafting was the cool thing to do because there was more precision. It taught me a lot about building and structures and doorways and frames and windowsills."
"Music is where I have the most creative freedom, but I love producing. To me, that's kind of where all the action is. You get a chance to have your hands in every aspect of a film. From picking a director, sometimes picking a writer, to the actors, the wardrobe, set design, editing, music, and marketing."
"I really appreciate family. I really can't imagine life without them!"