Kevin Gates Quotes and Lyrics

This is the premier source of interesting and inspirational Kevin Gates lyrics and sayings from his interviews, songs, social media etc.

Ever since bursting onto the scene in 2007, Kevin Gates has been dropping gems for hip hop fans in his music and interviews and as fans of the Louisiana rapper, we decided to start this site and make it a library containing all his best lines.

Kevin Gates Quotes

  • Knowledge is provided but only to those who need to know.
  • When you come up in the slums, having nothing make you humble.
  • Jail and the streets go hand in hand. You can’t have one without the other. They coincide.
  • Some may consider this a problem, I easily fall in love.
  • I suffer from depression. Severe cases of it. Not one case of depression, not a severe case, but severe cases of depression. Music is my only outlet, it’s therapeutic to me. It’s a release. It’s how I vent emotionally.
  • Say what you doing and not what you finna do.
  • I’m inspired by everything that goes on around me. I’m a sponge. I’m very analytical. I notice the things that most people don’t notice.
  • Never break or fold, that’s what it takes to be major.
  • Love is a battlefield. It’s not a one night stand.
  • I have trust issues with allowing other individuals to know my innermost secrets for fear of how I may be viewed. Everyone has this.
  • Whatever an individual chooses to do with themselves, long as it doesn’t affect me and they’re respectful with it, I don’t care what they do. Because I’m not perfect and I have flaws, so who would I be to be judgmental?
  • Why accept failure when success is free?
  • If you associate yourself with peer pressure or complacency, you’re destined for failure.
  • Wise men change, fools stay the same.
  • I’ve had good times and I’ve had bad times and I reminisce, maybe when I lay down, but throughout my day I keep myself engulfed in whatever moment I’m in because it could steer me into a depressed state.
  • Emotionally I’m an introvert but it comes off as aggression.
  • Everybody round you pretending that they your partner, let you have a problem they won’t even help you out.
  • My daily conversation, it consists of hustle. Grinding from the bottom sick and tired of struggle.
  • The ones that hate you most tend to be the people you know.
  • It is illegal to steal my feelings and leave.
  • I don’t have a religion. There ain’t nothing wrong with church as long as they selling chicken. Cause I read the Qur’an, I read the Kabbalah, I read the Bible. They all got the same three basic principles: Love God, love your neighbor as yourself, and as far as me being, I live by those principles.
  • Anything lost, can be found again, except for time wasted. A vision without action is merely a dream. Action, it’s the grind, it’s the hustle, it’s the persistence.
  • Any artist that’s as serious about making music as I am, I’m cool with that. But if you tellin’ me, “Man, send me a verse and I’ma send you a verse.” No. That’s not collaborating. We don’t know each other and I’m serous about this music.
  • I love God, I love everybody else around me as myself, and I love my enemy.