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A collection of quotes by Saul Williams on poetry, rap, music, writing, singing, love, spirituality, insightful, future, slam, woman and distance.

26 Top Quotes By Saul Williams Who Interweaves Poetry And Alternative Rap

Quick Facts

Famous As: Singer, Musician, Poet

Born On: February 29, 1972

Born In: Newburgh, New York, USA

Saul Williams is a renowned American rapper, actor, poet, and writer. He realized that he could be a successful artist at a very early age and invested in education accordingly. After graduating from a renowned Arts school he went on writing poems and won the ‘Grand Slam Championship’ by the Nuyorican Poet’s Cafe. He went on to perform as an actor in the film ‘Slam’ and even collaborated with great singers of the Back Arts Movement to become a singer. He further went on to record many albums and gave many live performances. He gradually became famous and also supported many smaller bands in developing themselves. He also released his album ‘Volcanic Sunlight’ which had the backdrop of an old Indian song. His most notable album was ‘The Inevitable Rise and Liberation of Niggy Tardust!’ which was adapted from his poems. He won a couple of awards including the reputed ‘Gotham Awards’. Here is a collection of sayings and quotations by the distinguished rapper which have been curated from his poems, songs, writings, lyrics and interviews. Read on the compilation of quotes and thoughts by Saul Williams that will surely steal your heart.

Come, my love, we have oceans to sail.

Saul Williams

She kissed as if she, alone, could forge the signature of the sun

Saul Williams

Intelligence is intuitive you needn't learn to love unless you've been taught to fear and hate

Saul Williams

The greatest Americans have not been born yet they are waiting patiently for the past to die

Saul Williams

I surrendered my beliefs and found myself at the tree of life injecting my story into the veins of leaves only to find that stories like forests are subject to seasons

Saul Williams

She stuck a bookmark in my heart and walked away

Saul Williams

The wind is the moon's imagination wandering.

Saul Williams

My love is my soul's imagination... how do I love you... imagine.

Saul Williams

A lie preserved in stained glass doesn't make it more true.

Saul Williams

I dance for no reason, for reasons you can't dance, Call me an activist of intellectualized circumstance You can't learn my steps until you unlearn your thoughts Spirit, soul, can't be store-bought.

Saul Williams

Books are carefully folded forests/void of autumn/bound from the sun

Saul Williams

Only through new words might new worlds be called into order

Saul Williams

She stuck a bookmark in his heart and walked away.

Saul Williams

When I can feel you breathing into me i, like a stone gargoyle atop some crumbling building, spring to life a resuscitated angel.

Saul Williams

I am like a survivor of the flood walking through the streets drenched with God surprised that all of the drowned victims are still walking and talking

Saul Williams

I laced my shoes with sorrow and walked a weary road dead end streets don't come undone with double knots wing tipped shoes that walk on air through vacant lots

Saul Williams

My father's a preacher, my mother's a teacher, thus . . . I rhyme.

Saul Williams

For all the ghosts and corpses that shall never know the breath of our children so long for the sacrifice and endurance of our mothers and the sustained breath of our fathers we live

Saul Williams

I have offered myself to the inkwell of the wordsmith that I might be shaped into new terms of being.

Saul Williams

Some rather seek up high Than dig and grind that inner truth

Saul Williams

Fax me a fact, and I'll telegram a hologram.

Saul Williams

This is her body this is her blood

Saul Williams

There is nothing more negligent than attempting to address a problem one finds on a branch than by censoring the leaves.

Saul Williams

The anchor man thrown overboard has simply rooted us in history's repeating cycle

Saul Williams

I don't trust the man that i am becoming he seems too much and seldom is

Saul Williams

I presented my feminine side with flowers. She cut the stems and placed them gently down my throat. And these tu lips might soon eclipse your brightest hopes.

Saul Williams