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They're keeping friction going between people ...
by Afrika Bambaataa

They're keeping friction going between people from the East and the West.
One thing we all got in common is your color,
which is Black and Latino, which is our family.
- Afrika Bambaataa

You have to look at the fact that Hip Hop is under attack.
It's not just Hip Hop but Black people,
Latino people and all people are under attack for different things.
- Afrika Bambaataa

The thing that's good about Hip Hop is that it has
experimented with a lot of different sounds and music.
- Afrika Bambaataa

I am one of the founders of Hip-Hop along with my brothers
Kool DJ Herc and Grandmaster Flash.
- Afrika Bambaataa

 

I knew that as a DJ from 1970 on up that I would eventually come with this sound.
I brought out all these other break beats that you
hear so much on a lot of these records.
- Afrika Bambaataa

When you talk about rap you have to understand that
rap is part of the Hip-Hop culture.
- Afrika Bambaataa

How you act, walk, look and talk is all part of Hip Hop culture.
And the music is colorless.
Hip Hop music is made from Black, brown,
yellow, red and white.
- Afrika Bambaataa

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We also want to try and slow down all this foolishness
that's going on between the East and West.
We gotta understand that Hip Hop is now universal.
Hip Hop is not East coast or West coast.
- Afrika Bambaataa

Actually freestyle really comes from 'Planet Rock'.
If you listen to all the freestyle records you'll hear
that they are based on 'Planet Rock'.
All the Miami Bass records are based upon Planet Rock.
- Afrika Bambaataa

They allow us to disrespect our Black woman.
A lot of these things would be considered criminal
if it were to be carried out in the streets.
That's like when they tell you after you buy your VHS
and you rent movies they tell you not to copy the movies.
- Afrika Bambaataa

Well, a lot of people within government and big business
are nervous of Hip Hop and Hip Hop artists,
because they speak their minds.
They talk about what they see and what they feel and what they know.
They reflect what's around them.
- Afrika Bambaataa

We want you to sit down and leave your egos at home
and let's get an understanding as to where all this
is foolishness coming from.
There are others who are putting things out there or
throwing a stick and hiding their hand and keeping
things built up in the media.
- Afrika Bambaataa

There are certain things that they say you can't do,
there are all these secret people behind the scenes
who make things available for you to do.
That's why you have so much crime and violence.
- Afrika Bambaataa

Since the pharmaceuticals don't make any money and
they control the doctors.
If the doctors don't make any money then all hell breaks loose.
In communities like LA and New York they are using
a lot of the youth for a test sight.
- Afrika Bambaataa

If you see something is going wrong within politics and the world today,
then some Hip Hop artist is gonna come along and get straight with it.
If they think that there's a lot of racism going on
then there's another Hip Hop artist who's gonna come
out and speak their mind.
- Afrika Bambaataa

There's a lot of people over time who have brought
out all these funky records that everybody has started
jumping on like a catch phrase...
When Planet Rock came out, then you had all of the electro funk records.
- Afrika Bambaataa

Coming together is a beginning;
keeping together is progress;
working together is success.
- Henry Ford

Make your work to be in keeping with your purpose.
- Leonardo da Vinci

How different our lives are when we
really know what is deeply important to us,
and keeping that picture in mind,
we manage ourselves each day
to be and to do what really matters most
- Stephen Covey

A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still.
- Friedrich Nietzsche

It is important to do what you don't know how to do.
It is important to see your skills as keeping you
from learning what is deepest and most mysterious.
If you know how to focus, unfocus.
If your tendency is to make sense out of chaos, start chaos.
- Carlos Castaneda

Oh, the comfort, the inexpressible comfort
of feeling safe with a person;
having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words,
but to pour them all out, just as they are,
chaff and grain together,
knowing that a faithful hand will take and sift them,
keep what is worth keeping, and then,
with a breath of kindness, blow the rest away.
- George Eliot

Time is nature's way of keeping everything from happening at once.
- Woody Allen

Grief is a normal and natural response to loss.
It is originally an unlearned feeling process.
Keeping grief inside increases your pain.
- Anne Grant

There are certain pursuits which,
if not wholly poetic and true,
do at least suggest a nobler and finer
relation to nature than we know.
The keeping of bees, for instance.
- Henry David Thoreau

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.
- Pablo Picasso

Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday.
- Don Marquis

Marriage is nature's way of keeping us from fighting with strangers.
- Alan King

I'm all in favor of keeping dangerous weapons
out of the hands of fools.
Let's start with typewriters.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

Keeping books on social aid is capitalistic nonsense.
I just use the money for the poor.
I can't stop to count it.
- Evita Peron

The family teaches us about the importance of knowledge,
education, hard work and effort.
It teaches us about enjoying ourselves,
having fun, keeping fit and healthy.
- Kamisese Mara

Government "help" to business is just as disastrous
as government persecution...
the only way a government can be of service to national
prosperity is by keeping its hands off.
- Ayn Rand

What's important is promising something to the people,
not actually keeping those promises.
The people have always lived on hope alone.
- Hermann Broch

I don't know how anyone could vote Republican.
It's so obvious that their only interest is keeping the rich rich.
- Vivian Campbell

The Blackberry is really essential for keeping up on
my emails when I'm out of the office,
which is a lot.
- David Neeleman

Only the middle-aged have all their five senses in
the keeping of their wits.
- Hervey Allen

A great deal has been said about my commitment not to raise taxes.
It's a core value - it's common sense -
it's important to keeping and growing jobs -
and it's mainstream!
- Timothy Pawlenty

Keeping a feminine approach is vital -
men hate bossy females.
- Ida Lupino

It's just keeping what I want private,
private, and the same with Charlie.
- Denise Richards

One of the things I learned the hard way was that it
doesn' t pay to get discouraged.
Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life can
restore your faith in yourself.
- Lucille Ball

Most redoubted lord and right sovereign cousin,
may the Almighty Lord have you in his keeping.
- Owen Glendower

Experience has taught me that you have to improve all
the time-little bit by little bit-and not keeping starting everything from new.
- Jean Alesi

The only security men can have for their political liberty,
consists in keeping their money in their own pockets.
- Lysander Spooner

And I think that that emphasis on keeping a family together,
alike, I think it's important.
- Janet Suzman

Each gig should be unique.
You're always treading that line between keeping yourself
fresh and giving people something they want to hear.
- Brian May

I do look forward to keeping in touch with the guys,
because we'll always be connected in people's minds.
- Barry Zito

I am not very good at keeping secrets at all!
If you want your secret kept do not tell me!
- Miley Cyrus

Tax breaks can serve a vital role in keeping and bringing jobs to our state;
however,
without accountability, they are little more than loopholes at taxpayers' expense.
- Jeanne Kohl-Welles

What I argue is that if I'm going to be held accountable
for my actions that I should be allowed to record...
my actions.
Especially if somebody else is keeping a record of my actions.
- Steve Mann

But I am committed to keeping this city a strong and
viable center for commerce and industry,
for continuing to make it a place of opportunity for its citizens.
- Jane Byrne

I believe in keeping running simple and,
in regard to shoes, that would mean no gimmicks,
unnecessary cushioning, etc.
- Bill Rodgers

This means keeping many trails open at once,
inevitably requiring a fairly 'parallel' plot.
This plot should be discovered rather than announced,
so show, don't tell.
- Graham Nelson

Keeping it all normal and keeping us together is my first priority.
Then I fit films into my life.
- Kelly Preston

My top three priorities for my first term in Congress are growing our economy;
providing for quality,
affordable health care; and keeping our nation and communities safe.
- Cathy McMorris

Painting's not important.
The important thing is keeping busy.
- Grandma Moses

It's a matter of keeping people on a spontaneous edge.
- John Zorn

Isn't privacy about keeping taboos in their place?
- Kate Millett

I'm just back in line with every other actor looking
for a job right now and keeping my fingers crossed.
- Joe Lando

We are keeping New Jersey one step, several steps,
ahead of terrorism.
- Richard J. Codey

I'm keeping my acerbic wit completely fueled.
- Janice Dickinson

We, in our Province, are beginning to realize and appreciate
that our slowness in keeping up with our North American
neighbours may well have been a blessing in disguise.
- Alex Campbell

O Polly, you might have toyed and kissed,
by keeping men off, you keep them on.
- John Gay

Our communities face many challenges,
from keeping our kids safe in public,
to the war on terrorism.
But few have such immediate consequences as we face from methamphetamine.
- Mark Kennedy

No more turning a blind eye to Chinese spies in our nuclear labs.
No more keeping silent about Chinese slave labor camps.
- Steve Forbes

To become a thoroughly good man is the best prescription
for keeping a sound mind and a sound body.
- Francis Bowen

No matter how old you get, if you can keep the desire to be creative,
you're keeping the man-child alive.
- John Cassavetes

It is done...
the precious portrait placed in the hands of the gentlemen for safe keeping.
- Dolley Madison

In therapy I have learned the importance of keeping
spiritual life and professional life balanced.
I need to regain my balance.
- Tiger Woods

The Postfix security model is based on keeping software simple and stupid.
- Wietse Venema

Winning a Grand Slam changes everything.
There is so much off-court stuff to deal with.
And there are expectations of keeping it going that make it tough.
- Mary Pierce

The secret is keeping busy, and loving what you do.
- Lionel Hampton


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