Tupac quotes

Born
June 16, 1971 East Harlem, New York City, New York, U.S.

Died
September 13, 1996.

Occupation
Rapper.

Tupac was an American rapper. Tupac sold over 75 million records worldwide, making him one of the best-selling music artists of all time. His double-disc albums All Eyez on Me (1996) and his Greatest Hits (1998) are among the best-selling albums in the United States.

In my mind I’m a blind man doin’ time.
– Tupac
Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.
– Tupac
It’s a struggle for every young Black man. You know how it is, only God can judge us.
– Tupac
With all my fans I got a family again.
– Tupac
The only thing that comes to a sleeping man is dreams.
– Tupac
I’ll probably be punished for hard living.
– Tupac
Thug Life to me is dead.
– Tupac
Dre was one of my heros in the music industry. If he’s not down for his homeboys, I don’t wanna be a part of him or around him.
– Tupac
I’m a reflection of the community.
– Tupac
Somebody help me, tell me where to go from here cause even Thugs cry, but do the Lord care?
– Tupac
I don’t have no fear of death. My only fear is coming back reincarnated.
– Tupac
Let the Lord judge the criminals.
– Tupac
Is it a crime, to fight, for what is mine?
– Tupac
If you believe in God, believe in Death Row East.
– Tupac
I just spent 11 and a half months in a maximum-security jail, got shot five times, and was wrongly convicted of a crime I didn’t commit.
– Tupac
Don’t change on me. Don’t extort me unless you intend to do it forever.
– Tupac
I just don’t know how to deal with so many people giving me that much affection. I never had that in my life.
– Tupac
It seems like every time you come up something happens to bring you back down.
– Tupac
The only time I have problems is when I sleep.
– Tupac
When you do rap albums, you got to train yourself. You got to constantly be in character.
– Tupac
I think I’m a natural-born leader. I know how to bow down to authority if it’s authority that I respect.
– Tupac
All I’m trying to do is survive and make good out of the dirty, nasty, unbelievable lifestyle that they gave me.
– Tupac
There’s nobody in the business strong enough to scare me.
– Tupac
My mama always used to tell me: ‘If you can’t find somethin’ to live for, you best find somethin’ to die for.’
– Tupac
America wants its respect.
– Tupac
We all gonna die, we bleed from similar veins.
– Tupac
I would rather have been shot straight-up in cold blood-but to be set up? By people who you trusted? That’s bad.
– Tupac