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Curtis Jackson quotes

I started hustling at 12, my mother hustled ahead of me. I was only allowed to because they knew me.

Eating well was something I learned as I started to be successful and had to travel and perform concerts, which are an intense cardio workout.

Just be confident. I think confidence is the most attractive part of a person.

My grandmother, she's been the positive portion of my life the entire time.

My work out routine is always changing. It should never stay the same for long periods of time.

When you've been in life-threatening situations, you become aware that life is not for ever.

A big mistake people make when they are trying to lose weight is that they stop eating. They'll eat salads once a day and then their body starts trying to protect itself and holds onto the fat.

Hip-hop - it's the safari: it allows people who aren't under those circumstances to come closer to inner-city life, to explore it without actually being in danger. It's something kids in middle America indulge in to be rebellious.

I just feel really good about my accomplishments. I haven't had, like, a party because a deal goes through or something like that. I don't know. I need to develop that - I need to have something that I do when things go right.

I started boxing at 12, and I was above weight for my age, so they put me in the ring with adults... When you're fighting all the time, it gives you the ability to fight without getting angry.

When I'm actually creating music, I try not to listen to the hip-hop records that are going on, because I think, subconsciously, we steal from each other.

You have to challenge yourself and your muscles. When you are really regimented, it's the same over and over and you start to get comfortable. Switching up the style of training works your muscles differently.