"My mama always used to tell me: 'If you can't find somethin' to live for, you best find somethin' to die for.'"
"Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out."Tupac Shakur on John Wooden
"Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms of government those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny."Tupac Shakur on Thomas Jefferson
"In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing."Tupac Shakur on Theodore Roosevelt
"To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight and never stop fighting."Tupac Shakur on e. e. cummings
"In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher."Tupac Shakur on Dalai Lama
"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."
"I don't have no fear of death. My only fear is coming back reincarnated."