Gucci Mane is known as an American Rapper that is one of the people who are behind the success of the hip-hop industry. Aside from its contributions to the music industry, he also has the ability to influence, persuade, and inspire people through its quotes about love, life, and music. Here are the lines that Gucci Mane is famous for.
If you keep lookin’ back, you gon’ trip going forward. I’ve taken heed of that. To start a new chapter you’ve got to turn the page on the last one. Still, every now and then, I do think it’s okay to stop and look back, just for a moment, before continuing on your way. Especially when it’s a hell of a story.
The things that happened in the past serve as a lesson that will guide you in the future. However, if you keep on looking back on your past because of some unresolved issues, you may have a hard time moving forward. The only way for you to move forward is to accept what had happened.
As far back as I can remember, I really just wanted to get me some money.
If you are good at something, it may help you earn, but later on, it can turn out to be your passion.
How you dress on the outside, it represents your soul.
Other people start their impression of you based on the way you dress and what your bodily gestures show. The way you present yourself with other people represents your personality.
lot of times when you keep it real with somebody, you can’t expect them to keep it real with you.
No matter how you show your genuine side to other people, you cannot force them to show their true colors to you as well. That is why it is important to be wise in choosing for the people whom you will trust.
go to the club just like a normal person. I might go to the studio, but I go everywhere as a normal person would.
Don’t pretend to be a person with a different personality wherever you go. You should always show other people the real you. Be simple and stay on the ground at all times.
don’t give a damn how you feel about me, I sip lean pure codeine and I don’t give a damn what you say about me.
Don’t dwell on the negative things that other people may throw on you. As long as you are doing the right thing and that you are not hurting other people.
When all my hard work is getting recognized. It makes me work even harder.
You will be motivated to work if someone appreciates what you are doing, whether it is a small or big accomplishment.
will keep on hurdling and keep on hustling.
As long as you still have the strength and energy, just keep on fight the things that life may bring you.
Before I make an action, think about the consequences. … Any decision I make is a heavy decision.
It is important to think twice about the actions that you will be doing in life because it corresponds to a particular consequence. The situation that you will be in the future is the result of the decisions and actions you did in the past and in the present.
I try to take a couple of young guys under my wing and tell them what I’ve learned because you can’t teach anybody if you don’t know anything.
The experiences that you encounter in life are great teachers. You can be able to enlighten other people by sharing them your learnings from these experiences so that when they are in that particular situation, they would know what to do.
I’m so high, it’s so lonely up here.
You will only be happy if you can share your happiness with someone.
Unfortunately I’ve been to jail a couple of times. Anytime I come in it’s difficult to make music, write songs.
It is difficult to think of positive thoughts if you are down. It is always important to always look at the positive side of life because positive thoughts attract positive energy.
I believe I can make all the money I’ve missed. But I can’t regain the time with fans and family.
The time you invest with the people that is important to you is much more important than any other thing.
I feel like if I show people how good I’m doing with myself, then it’ll bring people to want me to manage them as well.
You can easily inspire other people with your positive doings, especially if they will benefit from it.
Ain’t got no comparison and I ain’t being arrogant.
Don’t compare yourself with other people because each one has its own unique personalities that you can brag about.
I might be ugly, but my cars are really pretty.
Your physical characteristics may not show your true ability, but what’s more important is how well can you provide.
I’m satisfied and proud of the things I did – even the bumps and the bruises that I’ve had on the way. You fall down, you get up, you brush yourself off, and you keep going. And that’s what we’re doing.
In life, you will be experiencing a lot of ups and downs just to succeed. You will truly feel successful if you are able to stand up and still feel motivated to keep going no matter how hard life gives you.
I’m not a fan of anybody’s music who I feel like a sucka. I don’t listen to you. They play you in the club, you can have the #1 jam, but if I know your character, how can I listen to your music?
You can only enjoy the music if you know what it’s all about.
I had given thought to act, but I never really had a good enough opportunity or a character who made sense and paralleled my life a little bit. I feel like I’m one of the poster boys for a bad guy in a movie. I feel like I’m a good person to play a bad guy in a movie. I can say that.
Acting makes you versatile, wherein you can play different kinds of roles that are even far from reality.
A lot that was happening in 2005, 2006, good and bad, the beats reflected it. It was a lot of money around. People were making music to throw money to.
Most of the things that had happened in the past are creatively being delivered through music. Some people even use music to raise funds for different kinds of events.
That fame monster’s a fool, man. It really is.
Your fame can make or break you.
My goal is to drop 10 projects in 2013. All albums. I gotta do it. I know the 10 projects I want to drop.
It is always the best to include the sense of productiveness into your to-do list so you can accomplish a lot of things to make you contended.
I would collaborate with James Franco as a rapper any day.
Enhancing the skills that you have through the help of others that have the same passion that you have.
A trapper but this rappin got me going places you’ll never go!
The different genre of music takes you to different dimensions through the use of imaginations.
I ball all through the winter and I stunt all through the summer.
The different seasons affect the way how you do things.
A lot of times when you keep it real with somebody, you can’t expect them to keep it real with you. In this industry people just want to be famous and they forget how to keep it real and they forget to give credit to the people who helped them get to where they are.
It is quite difficult to show the real you in the world of the entertainment industry, especially if you are surrounded by people that are not also being true to themselves.
There are some things in life you can never completely walk away from, as badly as you might want to.
There are circumstances in life where you cannot completely forget it because it is a part of your life already.
I’m just a careful person around wheels and stuff like that. I try to be as cautious as I can, cause I lost friends to motorcycle accidents and car accidents. So I don’t ever play around anything like that.
You should be cautious in everything that you do to protect yourself from any harm.
Most of my subject matter was all kinds of, like, party stuff, jewelry, and cars. It was really just, you know, shallow.
It can’t be avoided to pay attention to luxury things in life because these help you to be happy, but always remember that these are not the only important things that you need to pay attention to.
I learned that everybody is not your friend. You have to watch who you associate with and surround yourself with positive things and people who want to do something positive.
You cannot please everyone. In a group of 10 people, there is always 1 person that will not be close to you. You should always stay with people who will inspire and bring the best out of you.
Sometimes you almost have to laugh to keep from crying to deal with the pain associated with the ‘hood.
There are different ways on how you can cope with the hardships that life may bring. Sometimes, you just have to divert your attention to happy thoughts to somehow deal with it.
I did some things to some people that was downright evil. Is it karma coming back to me – so much drama.
There is this saying that does unto others what you want others to do unto you. Always be righteous to other people so that they will also show kindness to you.
I feel like I am an example.
If you are an artist, a lot of people look up to you, that is why just do good things to be a perfect example to others.
I hope my life is a testimony to show people no matter what you go through, how many hurdles are placed in front of you, how many bumps and bruises you get, to pick yourself up and be resilient and keep on trucking.
The most important lesson that life brings is that no matter how hard you experience in life, you are still able to stand up and move forward.
I always have faith that something’s going to happen good for you, and it’s going to happen.
You just have to believe that as long as you give your full effort to the craft that you are doing, you will be rewarded soon, and you can say that all your efforts paid off.
I watch the people I hang around, ’cause if you hangin’ with people who still got their foot in the street, that really involves you as well. It’s definitely all about the company I keep. If you don’t want anything to do with the streets or whatever, but you got everybody around you in the street, you just as much a part of it as they are. A lot of times it’s very hard; you gotta straight cut off people, you know what I mean? If it ain’t good for you, you just gotta turn your back to it.
The people around you play an important role in influencing what you will become in life, but it would still depend on you on how you will use other people to your benefit.
There’s a lot of people scared of me, and I can’t blame them. They call me crazy so much I think I’m starting to believe them.
Not all people can understand your personality and the way how you perceive things, so don’t be surprised if the impression that they have about you is weird.
Don’t drop your head. Don’t feel like you counted out.
The worst feeling that you may have is when you don’t trust yourself, and you don’t believe in your ability.
These quotes from Gucci Mane are relatable wherein it caters to different kinds of life experiences. It’s up to you how you would use it and be inspired by it.