Nas Quotes

I saw on T.V. today this man lost his son, his son died. So he had him cremated, took the ashes and then made it into a diamond ring. Now he watches his son shine everyday. I just thought about that, while I sit here ashing in this ash tray. — Nas

A thug changes and love changes and best friends become strangers. — Nas

Let the music diffuse all the tension. — Nas

That’s the way you get Timberland’ up. — Nas

Don’t start none, won’t be none. — Nas

We can drive through the city, no doubt, but don’t say my car’s topless — say the titties is out. — Nas

Now get up off your ass like your seat’s hot. — Nas

Y’all appointed me to bring rap justice, but I ain’t five-O, y’all know it’s Nas yo. — Nas

Life’s a bitch, God forbid the bitch divorce me. — Nas

You know the usual, death comes in threes. Life is short is what some n-gga said, not if you measure life by how one lives and what he did. — Nas

The hardest thing is to forgive, but God does, even if you murdered or robbed, ya it’s wrong, but God loves, take one step toward him he’ll take two toward you, even when all else fails, God’ll support you. — Nas

I’m never gonna die, never heard of death, energy can never be destroyed – only the flesh. So when you try to murder me with bullets to the head, this is why you can’t kill me, n-ggas, I’m already dead. — Nas

I broke into Shakespeare’s tomb and stole his remains, grinded the bones, smoked it, then got in the game. — Nas

The reason that I want to be alone, is I’m tired of all the things that went wrong that would’ve went right if I had did ‘em on my own. — Nas

You a slave to a page in my rhyme book. — Nas

I never sleep, ’cause sleep is the cousin of death. — Nas

Every generation witnesses atrocities. People in power try to fulfill prophecy. — Nas