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30 Magnificent Kanye West Quotes

Kayne West is an American rapper and songwriter. Known for many controversial statements, West is among one of the most acclaimed musicians of the 21st century and a best selling artists of all time with more than 32 million albums sold. Winning a total of 21 Grammy Awards, here is a look at some of the best Kayne West quotes ever recorded.

“As we live, our hearts turn colder. Cause pain is what we go through, as we become older. We get insulted by others, lose trust for those others.”

“Believe in your flyness…conquer your shyness”

“Everyone’s born confident, and everything’s taken away from you.”

“Everything I’m not makes me everything I am”

“For me giving up is way harder than trying.”

“Having money isn’t everything, not having it is.”

“I am not a fan of books. I would never want a book’s autograph.”

“I believe in myself like a five-year-old believes in himself. They say look at me, look at me! Then they do a flip in the backyard. It won’t even be that amazing, but everyone will be clapping for them.”

“I don’t even listen to rap. My apartment is too nice to listen to rap in.”

“I hate when I’m on a flight and I wake up with a water bottle next to me like oh great now I gotta be responsible for this water bottle.”

“I just needed time alone with my own thoughts. Got treasures in my mind but couldn’t open up my own vault.”

“If you admire somebody, you should go ahead and tell them.”

“If you know you’re the best it only makes sense for you to surround yourself with the best. NO EXCEPTIONS””

“I’ll say things that are serious and put them in a joke form so people can enjoy them. We laugh to keep from crying.”

“In the night, I hear ’em talk. Coldest story ever told. Somewhere far along this road he lost his soul.”

“I’ve known my mom since I was zero years old. She is quite dope.”

“Love your haters – they’re your biggest fans.”

“My greatest pain in life is that I will never be able to see myself perform live.”

“My music isn’t just music- its medicine.”

“People never get the flowers while they can still smell them.”

“Shoot for the stars, so if you fall you land on a cloud.”

“Sometimes people write novels and they just be so wordy and so self-absorbed. I am not a fan of books … I like to get information from doing stuff like actually talking to people and living real life.”

“Sometimes when I see a bad performance and people still clap… I wonder if they’re clapping because they liked what they saw or because they’re happy it’s over?”

“Success is the best revenge.”

“Take your diamonds and throw em up like you’re bulimic. Yeah, the beat cold, but the flow is anemic.”

“That that don’t kill me, can only make me stronger.”

“The plan was, we drink until the pain is over but whats worse, the pain or the hangover?”

“The prettiest people do the ugliest things.”

“To use is necessary. And if you can’t be used, then you’re useless.”

“You’ve got to be really dialed into exactly who you are to the one hundredth power or you’re just everyone else.”

Here is a mini biography of Kayne West, a hip hop artists most known for some of his out spoken statements made about and in his music.

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