"My skin is hard when it comes to my music. But with my movies, I'm still a virgin in a lot of ways. I'm not used to being shot down for no reason."
"One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain."Will Smith on Bob Marley
"If music be the food of love, play on."Will Smith on William Shakespeare
"Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything."Will Smith on Plato
"Without music, life would be a mistake."Will Smith on Friedrich Nietzsche
"I was born with music inside me. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force already within me when I arrived on the scene. It was a necessity for me-like food or water."Will Smith on Ray Charles
"When you create art, the world has to wait."
"I love producing. I am loving doing that. I think that is my most natural space in the business. I just love producing or editing and that's where I thrive."
"Money and success don't change people they merely amplify what is already there."
"Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too."
"If you're not willing to work hard, let someone else do it. I'd rather be with someone who does a horrible job, but gives 110% than with someone who does a good job and gives 60%."