"When adversity strikes, that's when you have to be the most calm. Take a step back, stay strong, stay grounded and press on."
"We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot."LL Cool J on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."LL Cool J on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved."LL Cool J on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."LL Cool J on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."LL Cool J on Ernest Hemingway
"I am artistic so I reserve the right to change my mind at any point. I just like to do different things. What is more important than the name is that people know that I really like acting, I enjoy it and I want people to know that I am serious."
"I don't wanna abandon my identity as LL Cool J, but at the same time, I had to figure out how to let people know that I'm really serious about making these movies."
"What is more important than the name is that people know that I really like acting, I enjoy it and I want people to know that I am serious. The name thing: I will always be L.L. Cool J."
"Stay focused, go after your dreams and keep moving toward your goals."
"Dreams don't have deadlines. I'm thinking of doing bigger and better things and having more fun with it."