"I'm 23 years old. I might just be my mother's child, but in all reality, I'm everybody's child. Nobody raised me I was raised in this society."
"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."Tupac Shakur on Mahatma Gandhi
"An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life."Tupac Shakur on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Tupac Shakur on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Tupac Shakur on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."Tupac Shakur on Mahatma Gandhi
"My mama always used to tell me: 'If you can't find somethin' to live for, you best find somethin' to die for.'"
"There's nobody in the business strong enough to scare me."
"I worked hard all my life as far as this music business. I dreamed of the day when I could go to New York and feel comfortable and they could come out here and be comfortable."
"Don't change on me. Don't extort me unless you intend to do it forever."
"What I learned in jail is that I can't change. I can't live a different lifestyle-this is it. This is the life that they gave and this is the life that I made."