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  1. I say what I want to say and do what I want to do. There's no in between. People will either love you for it or hate you for it.


  2. I am who I am and I say what I think. I'm not putting a face on for the record.


  3. My thing is this; if I'm sick enough to think it, then I'm sick enough to say it.


  4. I always wished for this, but it's almost turning into more of a nightmare than a dream.




  5. I was poor white trash, no glitter, no glamour, but I'm not ashamed of anything.


  6. When you're a little kid, you don't see color, and the fact that my friends were black never crossed my mind. It never became an issue until I was a teenager and started trying to rap.


  7. I want to solidify as an artist and show that as I grow as a person and make mistakes and learn from them, I'm going to grow artistically.


  8. My only scheme was to be a rapper.


  9. It'd be stupid for me to sit here and say that there aren't kids who look up to me, but my responsibility is not to them. I'm not a baby sitter.


  10. Before I was famous, when I was just working in Gilbert's Lodge, everything was moving in slow motion.


  11. Nothing on 'Relapse' and very little on 'Recovery' was produced by me.


  12. Say there's a white kid who lives in a nice home, goes to an all-white school, and is pretty much having everything handed to him on a platter - for him to pick up a rap tape is incredible to me, because what that's saying is that he's living a fantasy life of rebellion.


  13. I come from Detroit where it's rough and I'm not a smooth talker.


  14. Fame hit me like a ton of bricks.


  15. Yeah, I did see where the people dissing me were coming from. But, it's like, anything that happened in the past between black and white, I can't really speak on it, because I wasn't there. I don't feel like me being born the color I am makes me any less of a person.

    • anything

  16. Sometimes I feel like rap music is almost the key to stopping racism.

    • almost

  17. It's kind of like a challenge to myself to be able to hear somebody else's hook and kind of interpret the words. Because my own hooks, I already know what I mean when I write them.


  18. I need to keep working on myself for a while.

    • myself

  19. To the people I forgot, you weren't on my mind for some reason and you probably don't deserve any thanks anyway.


  20. Anybody with a sense of humor is going to put on my album and laugh from beginning to end.


  21. I don't think I've ever read poetry, ever. I'm not really book-smart.


  22. I've accomplished enough with the music that I haven't had to go out there and do other things to over-saturate.


  23. Ultimately, who you choose to be in a relationship with and what you do in your bedroom is your business.


  24. When 'Paul's Boutique' came out, I was one of the fans that didn't get it.


  25. If people take anything from my music, it should be motivation to know that anything is possible as long as you keep working at it and don't back down.

    • music

  26. Throughout my career, I fed off the fuel of people not being able to understand me.


  27. It sometimes feels like a strange movie, you know, it's all so weird that sometimes I wonder if it is really happening.


  28. Being a student of hip-hop in general, you take technical aspects from places. You may take a rhyme pattern or flow from Big Daddy Kane or Kool G Rap.


  29. A lot of truth is said in jest.


  30. Somewhere deep down there's a decent man in me, he just can't be found.




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  1. Picture quote by Eminem about shit

    Sometimes you just gotta let shit go and say "To hell with it" and move on.


  2. Picture quote by Eminem about proud

    Be proud of who you are.


  3. Picture quote by Eminem about enemies

    You've got enemies? Good! That means you actually stood up for something in your life.


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What are the best people quotes by Eminem?


    I say what I want to say and do what I want to do. There's no in between. People will either love you for it or hate you for it.

    • between

    Yeah, I did see where the people dissing me were coming from. But, it's like, anything that happened in the past between black and white, I can't really speak on it, because I wasn't there. I don't feel like me being born the color I am makes me any less of a person.

    • anything

    I don't think I ever thought of myself as Superman. But there were people who thought of me that way, and maybe I believed them a little.

    • myself

    To the people I forgot, you weren't on my mind for some reason and you probably don't deserve any thanks anyway.

    • mind

    Why is it so hard for people to believe that white people are poor?! I wouldn't say I lived in a ghetto; I'd say I lived in the 'hood. The same friends I had back then are the same people on tour with me now.


    I do say things that I think will shock people. But I don't do things to shock people. I'm not trying to be the next Tupac, but I don't know how long I'm going to be on this planet. So while I'm here, I might as well make the most of it.

    • people

    Throughout my career, I fed off the fuel of people not being able to understand me.

    • people

    When Bugs Bunny walks into rehab, people are going to turn and look. People at rehab were stealing my hats and pens and notebooks and asking for autographs. I couldn't concentrate on my problem.


    It's just hard to meet new people, in my position.

    • people

    People can try to reinvent themselves. I don't think you can really change who you are, though, because who you are is pretty much where you came from and what you've done up to now.


    I might talk about killing people, but that doesn't mean I do it.

    • people

    A lot of my rhymes are just to get chuckles out of people. Anybody with half a brain is going to be able to tell when I'm joking and when I'm serious.

    • people

    If people take anything from my music, it should be motivation to know that anything is possible as long as you keep working at it and don't back down.

    • music

    As for my stuff, I'm just doing guest verses for other people's records. I try to stay recording, because if I don't, I get rusty.

    • people

    It creeps me out sometimes to think of the person I was. I was a terrible person. I was mean to people.

    • people

    Hip-hop is ever changing but you'll always have the pack. And you'll always have those people who are separated from the pack.

    • people

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What are the best think quotes by Eminem?


    I am who I am and I say what I think. I'm not putting a face on for the record.

    • face

    My thing is this; if I'm sick enough to think it, then I'm sick enough to say it.

    • enough

    Personally, I just think rap music is the best thing out there, period. If you look at my deck in my car radio, you're always going to find a hip-hop tape; that's all I buy, that's all I live, that's all I listen to, that's all I love.


    I don't think I ever thought of myself as Superman. But there were people who thought of me that way, and maybe I believed them a little.

    • myself

    You're not going to say anything about me that I'm not going to say about myself. There's so many things that I think about myself; if someone really wanted to get at me, they could say this and this and this. So I'm going to say it before they can. It's the best policy for me.

    • myself

    I do say things that I think will shock people. But I don't do things to shock people. I'm not trying to be the next Tupac, but I don't know how long I'm going to be on this planet. So while I'm here, I might as well make the most of it.

    • people

    I think my first album opened a lot of doors for me to push the freedom of speech to the limit.


    I don't think I've ever read poetry, ever. I'm not really book-smart.

    • poetry

    I have a slight bit of OCD, I think. I'm not walking around flipping light switches. But when I say I'm going to do something, I have to do it.


    The writing process, the way I go about it is I do whatever the beat feels like, whatever the beat is telling me to do. Usually when the beat comes on, I think of a hook or the subject I want to rap about almost instantly. Within four, eight bars of it playing I'm just like, 'Oh, OK. This is what I wanna do'.


    People can try to reinvent themselves. I don't think you can really change who you are, though, because who you are is pretty much where you came from and what you've done up to now.

    • change

    It creeps me out sometimes to think of the person I was. I was a terrible person. I was mean to people.

    • people

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What are the best music quotes by Eminem?


    I need drama in my life to keep making music.


    Personally, I just think rap music is the best thing out there, period. If you look at my deck in my car radio, you're always going to find a hip-hop tape; that's all I buy, that's all I live, that's all I listen to, that's all I love.

    • best

    Sometimes I feel like rap music is almost the key to stopping racism.

    • almost

    I didn't have nothin' going for me... school, home... until I found something I loved, which was music, and that changed everything.

    • music

    I don't know if I ever feel totally great about a record when I put it out. With every record that I put out, someone has literally got to come pry it from me because when I listen to my own music, I just hear flaws in it.

    • music

    If people take anything from my music, it should be motivation to know that anything is possible as long as you keep working at it and don't back down.

    • music

    Music is so therapeutic for me that if I can't get it out, I start feeling bad about myself - a lot of self-loathing.

    • myself

    I always say this about my music, and music in general: Music is like a time capsule. Each album reflects what I'm going through or what's going on in my life at that moment.


    I felt like I had a really bad case of writer's block... Music is so therapeutic for me that if I can't get it out, I start feeling bad about myself - a lot of self-loathing.

    • myself

    I've accomplished enough with the music that I haven't had to go out there and do other things to over-saturate.

    • music

    There was certainly, like, a rebellious, like, youthful rage in me. And there was also the fact of no getting away from fact that I am white, and you know, this is predominantly black music, you know.

    • music

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What are the best myself quotes by Eminem?


    I don't think I ever thought of myself as Superman. But there were people who thought of me that way, and maybe I believed them a little.

    • myself

    You're not going to say anything about me that I'm not going to say about myself. There's so many things that I think about myself; if someone really wanted to get at me, they could say this and this and this. So I'm going to say it before they can. It's the best policy for me.

    • myself

    I don't even know how to speak up for myself, because I don't really have a father who would give me the confidence or advice. And if you're always the new kid, you never get a chance to adapt, so your confidence is just zilch.

    • myself

    I need to keep working on myself for a while.

    • myself

    I was going to McDonald's and Taco Bell every day. The kids behind the counter knew me - it wouldn't even faze them. Or I'd sit up at Denny's or Big Boy and just eat by myself. It was sad. I got so heavy that people started to not recognize me.

    • myself

    I've been running a lot, taking care of myself.

    • myself

    A lot of the problems I had with fame I was bringing on myself. A lot of self-loathing, a lot of woe-is-me. Now I'm learning to see the positive side of things, instead of, like, 'I can't go to Kmart. I can't take my kids to the haunted house.'


    Music is so therapeutic for me that if I can't get it out, I start feeling bad about myself - a lot of self-loathing.

    • myself

    It's kind of like a challenge to myself to be able to hear somebody else's hook and kind of interpret the words. Because my own hooks, I already know what I mean when I write them.

    • myself

    I felt like I had a really bad case of writer's block... Music is so therapeutic for me that if I can't get it out, I start feeling bad about myself - a lot of self-loathing.

    • myself

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What are the best life quotes by Eminem?


    Say there's a white kid who lives in a nice home, goes to an all-white school, and is pretty much having everything handed to him on a platter - for him to pick up a rap tape is incredible to me, because what that's saying is that he's living a fantasy life of rebellion.

    • fantasy

    I need drama in my life to keep making music.

    • drama

    The truth is you don't know what is going to happen tomorrow. Life is a crazy ride, and nothing is guaranteed.

    • life

    Everybody has goals, aspirations or whatever, and everybody has been at a point in their life where nobody believed in them.

    • life

    Hip-hop saved my life, man. It's the only thing I've ever been even decent at. I don't know how to do anything else.

    • life

    I always say this about my music, and music in general: Music is like a time capsule. Each album reflects what I'm going through or what's going on in my life at that moment.

    • life

    If there's not drama and negativity in my life, all my songs will be really wack and boring or something.

    • life

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I'd go to, like, six different schools in one year. We were on welfare, and my mom never ever worked.


I don't even know how to speak up for myself, because I don't really have a father who would give me the confidence or advice. And if you're always the new kid, you never get a chance to adapt, so your confidence is just zilch.

  • myself

I don't know if I ever feel totally great about a record when I put it out. With every record that I put out, someone has literally got to come pry it from me because when I listen to my own music, I just hear flaws in it.

  • music

If you're the parent, be a parent. You know what I mean? I'm a parent. I have daughters.




The kids are old enough now - I just want to let them be kids. I don't want to comment on them too much. They're at an age where I just want to let them be kids.


It feels good to have your work respected again.


It creeps me out sometimes to think of the person I was. I was a terrible person. I was mean to people.

  • people

Honestly, I never really put the mic down.


Dealing with backstabbers, there was one thing I learned. They're only powerful when you got your back turned.


When Bugs Bunny walks into rehab, people are going to turn and look. People at rehab were stealing my hats and pens and notebooks and asking for autographs. I couldn't concentrate on my problem.

  • look

I'm stupid, I'm ugly, I'm dumb, I smell. Did I mention I'm stupid?


You know, not to sound corny or nuthin', but I felt like a fighter comin' up, man. I felt like, you know, I'm being attacked for this reason or that reason, and I gotta fight my way through this.


Hip-hop is ever changing but you'll always have the pack. And you'll always have those people who are separated from the pack.

  • people

The details surrounding both my marriage and subsequent filing for divorce are private, and I had hoped to keep them that way for the sake of my family.


It's just hard to meet new people, in my position.

  • people

The emotions in a song - the anger, aggression - have got to be legitimate.


I have a slight bit of OCD, I think. I'm not walking around flipping light switches. But when I say I'm going to do something, I have to do it.

  • light

Honestly, I'd love to be remembered as one of the best to ever pick up a mic, but if I'm doing my part to lessen some racial tension I feel good about what I'm doing.


I might talk about killing people, but that doesn't mean I do it.

  • people

Music is so therapeutic for me that if I can't get it out, I start feeling bad about myself - a lot of self-loathing.

  • myself

I've been running a lot, taking care of myself.

  • myself

I feel like a spoilt rapper. I get to pick and choose everything.


Rap was my drug.


I don't hate women - they just sometimes make me mad.


Nobody likes to fail. I want to succeed in everything I do, which isn't much. But the things that I'm really passionate about, if I fail at those, if I'm not successful, what do I have?


Now that I understand that I'm an addict, I definitely have compassion for my mother. I get it.


If there's not drama and negativity in my life, all my songs will be really wack and boring or something.

  • life

Trust is hard to come by. That's why my circle is small and tight. I'm kind of funny about making new friends.


Anything I've ever said, I certainly was feeling at the time.


Guns are bad, I tell you.


I need drama in my life to keep making music.

  • drama

My family has never been there for me. They expect things because we're blood.

  • family

I always say this about my music, and music in general: Music is like a time capsule. Each album reflects what I'm going through or what's going on in my life at that moment.

  • life

I'm very much a creature of habit.


I am whatever you say I am; if I wasn't, then why would you say I am.


I always try to be smart. I try to treat all the money I'm making like it's the last time I'm going to make it.

  • time

I felt like I had a really bad case of writer's block... Music is so therapeutic for me that if I can't get it out, I start feeling bad about myself - a lot of self-loathing.

  • myself

I do say things that I think will shock people. But I don't do things to shock people. I'm not trying to be the next Tupac, but I don't know how long I'm going to be on this planet. So while I'm here, I might as well make the most of it.

  • people

I try to treat all the money I'm making like it's the last time I'm going to make it.

  • time

The album requires a certain focus of mine that I can't really explain - let's just say it's all I can really do while I'm doing it.


I don't think I ever thought of myself as Superman. But there were people who thought of me that way, and maybe I believed them a little.

  • myself

I always felt that if I was going to do a movie, I wanted it to be authentic.


As for my stuff, I'm just doing guest verses for other people's records. I try to stay recording, because if I don't, I get rusty.

  • people

A lot of the problems I had with fame I was bringing on myself. A lot of self-loathing, a lot of woe-is-me. Now I'm learning to see the positive side of things, instead of, like, 'I can't go to Kmart. I can't take my kids to the haunted house.'

  • positive

The truth is you don't know what is going to happen tomorrow. Life is a crazy ride, and nothing is guaranteed.

  • life

My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him.


My overall look on things is a lot more mature than it used to be.

  • look

People can try to reinvent themselves. I don't think you can really change who you are, though, because who you are is pretty much where you came from and what you've done up to now.

  • change

You're not going to say anything about me that I'm not going to say about myself. There's so many things that I think about myself; if someone really wanted to get at me, they could say this and this and this. So I'm going to say it before they can. It's the best policy for me.

  • myself

I stopped watching TV because of 'The Wire.' Like, 'The Wire' ruined everything for me because I don't even want to watch anything else now.


Hip hop has always been braggin' and boasting and 'I'm better at you than this' and 'I'm better at you than that.'


Personally, I just think rap music is the best thing out there, period. If you look at my deck in my car radio, you're always going to find a hip-hop tape; that's all I buy, that's all I live, that's all I listen to, that's all I love.

  • best

I want to keep making records as long as I can, but I don't know how long you can be taken seriously in rap.


There was a while when I was feeling like, 'Damn, if I'd just been born black, I would not have to go through all this'.


The writing process, the way I go about it is I do whatever the beat feels like, whatever the beat is telling me to do. Usually when the beat comes on, I think of a hook or the subject I want to rap about almost instantly. Within four, eight bars of it playing I'm just like, 'Oh, OK. This is what I wanna do'.

  • think

There was certainly, like, a rebellious, like, youthful rage in me. And there was also the fact of no getting away from fact that I am white, and you know, this is predominantly black music, you know.

  • music

I didn't have nothin' going for me... school, home... until I found something I loved, which was music, and that changed everything.

  • music

I think my first album opened a lot of doors for me to push the freedom of speech to the limit.

  • freedom

Hip-hop saved my life, man. It's the only thing I've ever been even decent at. I don't know how to do anything else.

  • life

Touring is hard on the body.


Five or six songs leaked from the original version of 'Encore.' So I had to go in and make new songs to replace them.


I didn't just invent saying offensive things.


You know, fame is a funny thing, man, especially, you know, actors, musicians, rappers, rock singers, it's kind of a lifestyle and it's easy to get caught up in it - you go to bars, you go to clubs, everyone's doing a certain thing... It's tough.

  • funny

These times are so hard, and they're getting even harder.


A lot of my rhymes are just to get chuckles out of people. Anybody with half a brain is going to be able to tell when I'm joking and when I'm serious.

  • people

I was going to McDonald's and Taco Bell every day. The kids behind the counter knew me - it wouldn't even faze them. Or I'd sit up at Denny's or Big Boy and just eat by myself. It was sad. I got so heavy that people started to not recognize me.

  • myself

I love the attention but I don't like too much of it.

  • love

Why is it so hard for people to believe that white people are poor?! I wouldn't say I lived in a ghetto; I'd say I lived in the 'hood. The same friends I had back then are the same people on tour with me now.

  • believe

I was a smart kid, but I hated school.


Sporadic thoughts will pop into my head and I'll have to go write something down, and the next thing you know I've written a whole song in an hour.


Certainly I'm not going to sit on the Internet all day and read what Sam from Iowa is saying about me. But I'm a sponge. I've always been a sponge.


Well, I'm working all the time to stay out of trouble!

  • time

I realized, 'Yo, I can't do anything in moderation. I don't know how.'


Everybody has goals, aspirations or whatever, and everybody has been at a point in their life where nobody believed in them.

  • life

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