"My mom's one of 13 siblings, and they all got six kids, and till I was 13 everybody was in Compton."
"My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her."Kendrick Lamar on George Washington
"The natural state of motherhood is unselfishness. When you become a mother, you are no longer the center of your own universe. You relinquish that position to your children."Kendrick Lamar on Jessica Lange
"My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it."Kendrick Lamar on Mark Twain
"Men are what their mothers made them."Kendrick Lamar on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso."Kendrick Lamar on Pablo Picasso
"I had to come from something, come from a place that was negative and positive but the majority of it is a negative place."