2pac quotes and videos


"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."

We need to be more physically fit—not slim, not buff, just physically fit. Whatever you have, just exercise it so you can use it."

"If we really are saying rap is an art form, then we got to be more responsible for our lyrics. If you see everybody dying because of what you saying, it don’t matter that you didn’t make them die, it just matters that you didn’t save them."

"You'll never see me in any more movies where i'm not directly involved with the soundtrack. I looked up power in the dictionary, and I'm down with that one."

"To be perfectly honest, I'm very conceited. But how the world prevents it is by putting me in jail for a crime I didn't commit last year, that kind of humbles you out. But now that I'm out and I'm free, that keeps me humble, keeps my feet on the ground."

 "If you can make it through the night, there’s a brighter day."

"There's too much money here. No one should be hitting the lotto for $36 million, and we got people starving in the streets. That is not idealistic, that's just real. That is just stupid. There's no way Michael Jackson, or whoever Jackson, should have a million-thousand-quadruple-billion dollars, and then there's people starving. There's no way! There's no way that these people should own [their own] planes, and there are people don't have houses, apartments, shacks, drawers, pants!!"




"I gotta big mouth, I can't help it, I talk from my heart, I'm real you know what I'm sayin whatever comes comes. But my controverse problems, It's not my fault, I try to find my way in the world you know, I try to be somebody instead of just, make money off of everybody. You know what im saying, so I go down paths that haven't been traveled before and I usually mess up, but I learn, you know what I'm saying, I come back stronger, I'm not talking ignorant, you know what I'm saying. "


"Marlon Brando is not a gangster-actor, he's an actor. Axl Rose and them are not gangster rock-and-rollers, they're rock-and-rollers right. So I'm a rapper, this is what I do. I'm an artist."


"The reason I sell 6 million records, the reason I could go to jail and come out without a scratch, the reason I can walk around, the reason I am who I am today is because I can look directly in to my face and find my soul, it's there, it's not sold, i didn't sell it, it's still within me, I still feel it, my heart is still connected to my body."


"I can't explain why I shine and no one else shines. I think everybody shines in different things."