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Gangsta Quotes

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I'm in prison.
But my heart and mind is free.
Gangsta haters on the streets are doing more time than me.
They need 30 police escorts with them every time they walk down the street.
- Suge Knight

I would suggest that teachers show their students concrete
examples of the negative effects of the actions that gangsta rappers glorify.
- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

To me, the 90's signaled the end of glam rock,
the beginning of gangsta rap, and hopefully the beginning and end of boy bands.
- Shane West

I don't think any gay dude is gangsta,
period.
- Method Man

 

But, Eminem...
No, I've loved rap for a long time, especially when
it got out of its first period and became this gangsta rap,
ya know this heavy rap thing? That's when I started to fall in love with it.
I loved the lyrics.
I loved the beat.
- Alan Vega

Happiness cannot thrive within the prison of obligation
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Happiness cannot thrive within the prison of obligation.
Live wild, life free, live as master of your own fate.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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The worst prison would be a closed heart.
- Pope John Paul II

Free-Will is the key to the prison of the mind.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I am the Wizard. This world is mine.
I speak. It's done. My realm is fine.
My wand, my tongue. My sword, my voice.
It's good. It's bad. I speak my choice.
I say happy, or I say mad.
I say angry, or I say glad.
I name that drawing on the wall.
It's not graffiti after all.
The past has been broken. The prison's not real.
My word holds the magic - the power to heal.
Intent is my weapon - a sword from above.
Cruel hate, fear, and anger transmute into love.
This world's my joy. This mouth's my toy.
Reborn -I'm a brand new girl or boy.
I choose. I speak. My will is done.
Come join. Come play. This can be fun.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If you want total security, go to prison.
There you're fed, clothed, given medical care and so on.
The only thing lacking... is freedom.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

The martyr cannot be dishonored.
Every lash inflicted is a tongue of fame;
every prison a more illustrious abode.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

While there is a lower class, I am in it,
while there is a criminal element, I am of it,
and while there is a soul in prison,
I am not free.
- Eugene V. Debs

Why would anyone expect Tyson to come out smarter?
He went to prison for four years,
not Princeton.
- Lou Duva

A Sunday school is a prison in which children do penance
for the evil conscience of their parents.
- H. L. Mencken

I am an expert of electricity.
My father occupied the chair of applied electricity at the state prison.
- W. C. Fields

That is how prison is tearing me up inside.
It hurts every day.
Every day takes me further from my life.
- Jack Henry Abbott

There's no doubt I expect to die in prison.
- Jack Kevorkian

Some artists imagine they've got a hold on this apparatus,
which in fact has got a hold of them.
As a result, they end up supporting a cultural prison
that is out of their control.
- Robert Smithson

In my country we go to prison first, and then become President.
- Nelson Mandela

Jesus Christ came into my prison cell last night,
and every stone flashed like a ruby.
- Samuel Rutherford

Under a government which imprisons any unjustly,
the true place for a just man is also a prison.
- Henry David Thoreau

There is no religion in which everyday life is not considered a prison;
there is no philosophy or ideology that does not think
that we live in alienation.
- Eugene Ionesco

He that is taken and put into prison or chains is not conquered,
though overcome; for he is still an enemy.
- Thomas Hobbes

There will be no prison which can hold our movement down.
- Huey Newton

One should respect public opinion insofar
as is necessary to avoid starvation and keep out of prison,
but anything that goes beyond this
is voluntary submission to an unnecessary tyranny.
- Bertrand Russell

Maybe I won't stay out of prison.
Who knows?
- Jack Kevorkian

The Stanford prison experiment came out of class exercises
in which I encouraged students to understand the dynamics of prison life.
- Philip Zimbardo

I am now going from a prison to a palace:
I have finished my work,
and am now going to receive my wages.
- Christopher Love

History is full of people who went to prison or were
burned at the stake for proclaiming their ideas.
Society has always defended itself.
- Naguib Mahfouz

May was young and beautiful, we were legally married,
but she was caught in the prison of my skin.
- Sammy Davis, Jr.

When I was in prison, I was wrapped up in all those deep books.
That Tolstoy crap - people shouldn't read that stuff.
- Mike Tyson

My character in 'Prison Break' needs to be formidable.
In reality, I'm not very tough at all.
- Wentworth Miller

The Federal prison population has increased more than
7-fold over the past 20 years.
- Bobby Scott

When I first went to prison, I was even questioning where,
God, where are you?
- Jim Bakker

But the thing I felt most strongly about,
and put at the end of one of the prison diaries,
was education.
- Jeffrey Archer

America has the longest prison sentences in the West,
yet the only condition long sentences demonstrably cure is heterosexuality.
- Bruce Jackson

Being here feels like I'm out of prison.
This is the right place, the right time,
the right team.
- Shaquille O'Neal

When I left prison, I had to figure out how to embrace my past.
- Fernando Flores

I'm still friendly with Dean.
He still calls me on the phone from time to time.
John Dean was fired and later ended up spending some
time in prison for his role in Watergate.
- Fred F. Fielding

There are only two places in the world where time takes
precedence over the job to be done.
School and prison.
- William Glasser

It is all one to me if a man comes from Sing Sing Prison or Harvard.
We hire a man, not his history.
- Malcolm Forbes

Self is the only prison that can ever bind the soul.
- Henry Van Dyke

I stagnated in prison a long time, and I have wasted most of my life.
- Gary Gilmore

Within yourself deliverance must be searched for,
because each man makes his own prison.
- Edwin Arnold

Homosexuality in Russia is a crime and the punishment
is seven years in prison,
locked up with the other men.
There is a three year waiting list.
- Yakov Smirnoff

Two men look out the same prison bars;
one sees mud and the other stars.
- Beck

I made a movie where I played a girl that just got
out of prison and we shot it very very quickly but
very intensely-that took me a long time to get over.
- Maggie Gyllenhaal

You utter a vow or forge a signature and you may find
yourself bound for life to a monastery,
a woman or prison.
- Bronislaw Malinowski

The once all-powerful ruler of Iraq was found in a hole,
and now sits in a prison cell.
- George W. Bush

The difference between tax avoidance and tax evasion
is the thickness of a prison wall.
- Denis Healey

A pedestal is as much a prison as any small,
confined space.
- Gloria Steinem

I've wanted somehow to convey to you the sensations -
the atmospheric pressure,
you might say - of what it is to be seriously a long-term
prisoner in an American prison.
- Jack Henry Abbott

Women have worked hard; starved in prison;
given of their time and lives that we might sit in
the House of Commons and take part in the legislating of this country.
- Ellen Wilkinson

They're not supposed to show prison films in prison.
Especially ones that are about escaping.
- Steve Buscemi

In prison, you get the chance to see who really loves you.
- Suge Knight

In light of the Abu Ghraib prison scandal,
critics are arguing that abuses of Iraqi prisoners
are being produced by a climate of disregard for the laws of war.
- John Yoo

I asked a man in prison once how he happened to be
there and he said he had stolen a pair of shoes.
I told him if he had stolen a railroad he would be a United States Senator.
- Mary Harris Jones

I don't like being famous - it is like a prison.
And driving for Ferrari would make it far worse.
- Valentino Rossi

Prison Break is so far-fetched, I had to make viewers
believe that Michael is capable of making the impossible possible.
- Wentworth Miller

But you see, that's the gilded prison of fashion.
We're riding in private jets, and meantime I was so incredibly,
painfully sad and lonely.
- Janice Dickinson

Adversities such as being homeless and going to prison
has made many people stronger.
- Philip Emeagwali

On average, drug prisoners spend more time in federal prison than rapists,
who often get out on early release because of the overcrowding
in prison caused by the Drug War.
- Michael Badnarik

It may seem a hard task to condemn fellow creatures
to long years of confinement in prison,
but it is not so hard if they clearly deserve it.
- Thomas Mellon

In prison, those things withheld from and denied to
the prisoner become precisely what he wants most of all.
- Eldridge Cleaver

I won't talk about what it was like in prison,
except to say I'm glad I'm out and that I plan never
to go back and to pay my taxes every day.
- Richard Pryor

There are many more serial killers living outside the
prison walls than inside.
- Pat Brown

I'm involved in the work around prison rights in general.
- Angela Davis

I had a weird situation were someone used my name to
extort money from a woman.
He took her for 60 or 80 thousand dollars.
He is in prison now.
It was on Sally.
- Michael Biehn

In 1960, when I came out of prison as an ex-convict,
I had more freedom under parolee supervision than there's available...
in America right now.
- Merle Haggard

I remember the people I knew in prison;
I was very fortunate to know them -
they came from 1910,
1920, 1930.
- Gregory Corso


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