"Reality is easy. It's deception that's the hard work."
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."Lauryn Hill on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."Lauryn Hill on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."Lauryn Hill on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."Lauryn Hill on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."Lauryn Hill on Maya Angelou
"When I was working, and when I was making substantial amounts of money, I always filed and paid my taxes. This only stopped, when it was necessary to withdraw from society, in order to guarantee the safety and well-being of myself and my family."
"I had to confront my fears and master my every demonic thought about inferiority, insecurity, or the fear of being black, young, and gifted in this Western culture."
"I do support artists standing by their beliefs and walking with integrity. We have to find a better way to commercially exploit music while giving artists their proper respect. This cannot be done while taking their contributions for granted or trying to control the scope of their growth and power through threats and fear tactics."
"For the past several years, I have remained what others would consider underground. I did this in order to build a community of people, like-minded in their desire for freedom and the right to pursue their goals and lives without being manipulated and controlled by a media protected military industrial complex with a completely different agenda."
"Everything we do should be a result of our gratitude for what God has done for us."