31 Great Lauryn Hill Quotes

31 Great Lauryn Hill Quotes

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Lauryn Hill is a singer, actress, and producer from East Orange, New Jersey. She is most known for her part in the popular band the Fugees. She also released a solo album called The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill. She continues to perform all around the world and release new music. She is currently 39 years old.

“And what you need ironically. Will turn out what you want to be. If you just let it.”

“Baby girl, respect is just a minimum.”

“But my heart is gold I took back my soul, and totally let my creator control. ”

“For the past several years, I have remained what others would consider underground. I did this in order to build a community of people, like-minded in their desire for freedom and the right
to pursue their goals and lives without being manipulated and controlled by a media protected military industrial complex with a completely different agenda.”

“Hip-Hop isn’t just music, it is also a spiritual movement of the blacks! You can’t just call Hip-Hop a trend!”

“I can give away everything I possess, but am without love, and I have no happiness. ”

“I do support artists standing by their beliefs and walking with integrity. We have to find a better way to commercially exploit music while giving artists their proper respect. This cannot
be done while taking their contributions for granted or trying to control the scope of their growth and power through threats and fear tactics.”

“I don’t need anybody to market or promote me. If people don’t want to hear this music, then it’s not for them. You cannot please everybody.”

“I get mad when you walk away, so I tell you leave when I mean stay.”

“I get out, I get out of all your boxes.”

“I had to confront my fears and master my every demonic thought about inferiority, insecurity, or the fear of being black, young, and gifted in this Western culture.”

“I need to be surrounded by people as passionate and as dedicated as I am.”

“I tried to manipulate and control people and I harbored resentment. I wanted to be forgiven but I wouldn’t forgive others. ”

“I wont be compromised no more. I can’t be victimized no more. I just don’t sympathize no more. Cause now I understand. ”

“If you wanna be somebody, if you wanna go somewhere, you better wake up and pay attention.”

“It could all be so simple, but you’d rather make it hard, loving you is like a battle, and we both end up with scars. ”

“It’s funny how money changes situations. ”

“Let me be patient, let me be kind, make me unselfish, without being blind.”

“Let optimists rule the world.”

“Miscommunication leads to complication. ”

“My emancipation don’t fit your equation.”

“Now let me pray to keep you from the perils that will surely come. ”

“See fantasy is what people want, but reality is what they need. And I just retired from the fantasy part.”

“That strong mother doesn’t tell her cub, Son, stay weak so the wolves can get you. She says, Toughen up, this is reality we are living in.”

“Though I may suffer, I’ll envy it not and endure what comes cause he is all that I got.”

“Tomorrow is always another day to make things right.”

“We call ourselves creators and we just copy.”

“We can’t plan life. All we can do is be available for it.”

“With The Fugees initially, and even with ‘Miseducation’, it was very hip-hop – always a singing over beats. I don’t think people have really heard me sing out. So if I do record again,
perhaps it will have an expanded context. Where people can hear a bit more.”

“You can’t hold me in these chains. ”

“You could get the money, you can get the power, but keep your eyes on the final hour.”