"Hollywood has its own way of telling stories. I was just telling stories that I was familiar with. And it's what I want to do in the future: I want to take my audio cinema and put it on the screen."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."Ice T on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."Ice T on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."Ice T on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."Ice T on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."Ice T on William Shakespeare
"When you start a business, go for the lowest hanging fruit."
"I started rapping before anybody had ever bought a car from it. It was truly about the art form and the culture, more so than now, where it's a successful way to make money. Back then you had to be doing it because you liked it."
"Redemption just means you just make a change in your life and you try to do right, versus what you were doing, which was wrong."
"The music led to the acting. But movies aren't something you can just will yourself into. Someone has to choose you, and you have to be quite fortunate to be chosen."
"I started writing rhymes first and then put it to the music. I figured out I could lock it to the beat better if I heard the music first. I like to get a lot of tracks, put the track up and let the music talk to me about what it's about."