"I don't want to waste anyone's time or money. I want to give people some truth and positive heart lift."
"The gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge."Mos Def on Albert Einstein
"I do believe we're all connected. I do believe in positive energy. I do believe in the power of prayer. I do believe in putting good out into the world. And I believe in taking care of each other."Mos Def on Harvey Fierstein
"Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you'll start having positive results."Mos Def on Willie Nelson
"Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will."Mos Def on Zig Ziglar
"If you're not making mistakes, then you're not doing anything. I'm positive that a doer makes mistakes."Mos Def on John Wooden
"And remember don't high post when you're far from home, and high posting when you're all alone."
"Good art provides people with a vocabulary about things they can't articulate."
"With guys I revere, like Marcus Garvey or Malcolm X, their look is less about style than purpose and the expression of beauty. It wasn't just about being noticed, you know?"
"Focused. I'm a hustler. And my hustle is trying to figure out the best ways to do what I like without having to do much else."
"I know what it feels like to have the door slammed firmly in my face, so I'm cool with that."