Russell Simmons is a leading American entrepreneur, producer and author, who co-founded the hip hop label ‘Def Jam’ recordings. Simmons is also the chairman and CEO of ‘Rush Communications’. Russell Simmons is also a sought after name in the field of fashion and clothing, with his own lines- ‘Phat Farm’, ‘Argyleculture’, and ‘Tantris’. His writing work reflects his thoughts on his experiences in the field of entertainment. Some of his notable works include hardbacks titled ‘Life and Def: Sex’, ‘Drugs’, ‘Money’, ‘+ God’, ‘Super Rich: Inside and Out’ and ‘Success Through Stillness’. With net worth of over $340 million, Simmons played his part in philanthropy as well. He is a key contributor for the ‘Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation’ and ‘David Lynch Foundation’ for Consciousness-Based Education and World Peace. Identifying himself as a Christian Yogi, Simmons is a practitioner of Jivamukti Yoga, which promotes veganism and eco-friendly activism. Simmons is also renowned for his support for the LGBT Community. Let us browse through some the most enlightening quotes and thoughts by Russell Simmons on issues pertaining to homosexuality, motivation, inspiration, environmentalism, veganism and many more.