"Not many people give you a vision of what the future will bring."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."will.i.am on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."will.i.am on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."will.i.am on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."will.i.am on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."will.i.am on William Shakespeare
"Most of these people who are celebrities now don't do anything to deserve it, so by that fact alone, I don't want to be one."
"Politics are about preserving relationships at the end of the day, and it has nothing to do with the greater good for humanity. It's just all about business."
"You can rule ignorance you can manipulate the illiterate you can do whatever you want when a people are uneducated, so that goes in line with corrupt business and corrupt politics."
"I was born and raised in East Los Angeles by a single mom who had three biological kids and adopted four more. I never met my dad."
"There are five issues that make a fist of a hand that can knock America out cold. They're lack of jobs, obesity, diabetes, homelessness, and lack of good education."