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Amazing quotes by Tupac Shakur on love, life, death, music and other things.

73 Amazing Quotes By Tupac Shakur That Will Change Your Life

Quick Facts

Famous As: Rapper

Born On: June 16, 1971

Died On: September 13, 1996

Born In: New York City, New York, U.S

Died At Age: 25

Lesane Parish Crooks, who became popularly known as Tupac Amaru Shakur, was a rap artist, actor, music record producer and poet from the United States, who is now regarded as one of the greatest musicians to have ever lived due to his talent and cultural impact. Shakur grew up in New York and started off his career as a part of the hip hop band Digital Underground. Some of his most famous studio albums include Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.AZ.., Me Against the World, 2Pacalypes Now and All Eyez on Me. Among them All Eyez on Me went on to break plenty of records as it became one of the best-selling albums in the world and is still a huge hit; while his compilation Greatest Hits was also a record breaker in terms of sales. On the other hand, Tupac has also become a cultural icon due to the way in which he handled societal issues in his songs and he remains one of the most popular stars in the world even though he passed away in 1996. Shakur was without doubt a great thinker, artist and orator, who also delivered some killer lines. Here are the some of the best quotes by Tupac Shakur.

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Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside while still alive. Never surrender.

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I know it seems hard sometimes but remember one thing. Through every dark night, there's a bright day after that. So no matter how hard it get, stick your chest out, keep ya head up.... and handle it.

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I'm not saying I'm gonna change the world, but I guarantee that I will spark the brain that will change the world.

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You're right.I am crazy. But you know what else? I don't give a fuck.

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They Have Money For War But Can't Feed The Poor.

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I want to grow. I want to be better. You Grow. We all grow. We're made to grow.You either evolve or you disappear.

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Reality is wrong. Dreams are for the real.

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If you can make it through the night, there's a brighter day.

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A coward dies a thousand times, a soldier dies but once.

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Hate to sound sleazy, but tease me, I don't want it if it's that easy

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My mama always used to tell me: 'If you can't find somethin' to live for, you best find somethin' to die for.

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Only God Can Judge Me That which does not kill me can only make me stronger. I don't see why everybody feel as though that they gotta tell me how to live my life

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Never surrender, it's all about the faith you got: don't ever stop, just push it 'till you hit the top and if you drop, at least you know you gave your all to be true to you, that way you can never fall

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During your life, never stop dreaming. No one can take away your dreams

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In life there are going to be some things that make it hard to smile. Through all the rain and pain you got to keep your sense of humor and smile for me now. Remember that.

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Everybody’s at war with different things…I’m at war with my own heart sometimes.

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Fear is stronger than love

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Out of anger comes controversy, out of controversy comes conversation, out of conversation comes action.

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Whatever you see you gotta keep a sense of humor; you gotta be able to smile through all the bullshit.

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There's no way I could pay you back but my plan is to show you that I understand, you are appreciated

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I didn't choose the thug life, the thug life chose me.

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It seems like every time you come up something happens to bring you back down.

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No matter what these people say about me, my music doesn't glorify any image. My music is spiritual when you listen to it. It's all about emotion, I tell my innermost, darkest secrets.

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Fear is stronger than love, remember that. Fear is stronger than love, all that love I gave didn't mean nothing when it came to fear.

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All I’m trying to do is survive and make good out of the dirty, nasty, unbelievable lifestyle that they gave me.

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Only God can judge me.

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Is it a crime to fight for what is mine?

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I'd rather die like a man, than live like a coward

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I don’t see myself being special; I just see myself having more responsibilities than the next man. People look to me to do things for them, to have answers.

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For every dark night, there's a brighter day.

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Some say the blacker the berry, the sweeter the juice I say the darker the flesh then the deeper the roots

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It takes skill to be real. Time to heal each other

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Everybody against me. Why? Why me? I have not brought violence to you. I have not brought Thug Life to America. I didn't create Thug Life. I diagnosed it.

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I think I'm a natural-born leader. I know how to bow down to authority if it's authority that I respect.

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My biggest fear of death is to come back reincarnated

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It don't stop 'til the casket drop.

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And did you ever stop to think that im old enough to go to war but i aint old enough to drink.

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Even the genius ask questions.

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I am a hard person to love but when I love, I love really hard.

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As wars come and go, my soldier stays eternal

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You know it's funny, when it rains it pours they got money for wars, but can't feed the poor.

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The seed must grow regardless Of the fact that it’s planted in stone

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Now ain nobody tell us it would be fair no love for my father cause the coward wasn't their" {Tu Pac Shukur}

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Don't believe everything you hear: Real eyes, Realize, Real lies

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Did you hear about the rose that grew from a crack in the concrete proving nature's laws wrong it learned 2 walk without having feet

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Woke up screaming fuck the world

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We probaly in hell already, our dumb asses not knowin, everybody kissin ass to go to heaven aint goin.

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I am not a perfectionist, but still I seek perfection. I am not a great romantic, but yet I yearn 4 affection

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Instead of war on poverty, they got a war on drugs so the police can bother me.

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Forgive but don’t forget, girl keep your head up. And when he tells you you ain’t nothing, don’t believe him. And if he can’t learn to love you, you should leave him.

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If they take half the buildings that they use to praise god and give it to the motherfuckers who need god we'd be 'aight

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You never know how strong you can be until being strong is the only choice you have left." Tupac Shakur

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For quiet times disappear listen to the ocean

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The Harm U Gave Little Infants Fucks Everyone

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Can’t sleep ‘cause all the dirt make my heart hurt

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Don't live to fight, fight to live.

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I'm not perfect. But I'll always be real

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Fear no man but only God

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I will live by the gun and die by the gun

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If they take half the buildings that they use to praise god and give it the motherfuckers who need god we'd be aight

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Only God can judge me now

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The only thing that comes to a sleeping man is dreams.

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I am society’s child. This is how they made me and now I’m sayin’ what’s on my mind and they don’t want that. This is what you made me, America.

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I did not wanted to become the victim, so became the bully.

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If you could walk a mile in my shoes you'd be crazy too.

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The evil the u are the brighter u will get

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We wouldn't ask why a rose with damaged petals

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For every dark night there is a brighter day

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Dr Dre All Day

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If I was white I would have been like John Wayne... I feel like a tragic hero in a Shakespeare play

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Out on bail, fresh outta jail, California dreamin

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War comes and goes but a soldier stays eternal

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