Kanye West’s 10 Most Intriguing Quotes of All Time
Kanye West has never shied away from speaking his mind. The iconic rapper has used his platform to share his thoughts on politics, music, religion and even his own legacy.
Imma let you finish — scroll down to look back on West’s most captivating quotes of all time!
“Visiting my mind is like visiting the Hermes factory,” the Grammy winner told W magazine in June 2013. “S—t is real.”
Rough night? “Fur pillows are actually hard to sleep on,” the “Famous” rapper tweeted in August 2010.
West made headlines in April 2018 for expressing his support for President Donald Trump. “You don’t have to agree with Trump but the mob can’t make me not love him,” the Yeezy designer wrote. “We are both dragon energy. He is my brother. I love everyone.”
“I don’t even listen to rap,” West told BBC Radio’s DJ Semtex in 2008. “My apartment is too nice to listen to rap in.”
Confident Yet Controversial
“I’ve put myself in a lot of places where a vain person wouldn’t put themselves in,” West revealed to W magazine in June 2013. “Like, what’s vanity without wearing a kilt?”
West, who revealed in April 2018 that he is writing a book, tweeted in September 2015, “Sometimes I get emotional over fonts.”
Even frequent flyers have their moments! “I hate when I’m on a flight and I wake up with a water bottle next to me,” the Adidas designer tweeted in October 2010. “Like, oh great, now I gotta be responsible for this water bottle.”
“I’m the elf that’s Will Ferrell, that’s too big for his hands to make the toys,” West told W magazine in September 2016 referencing the 2003 Christmas comedy Elf.
Well aware of his legacy. “I am God’s vessel,” West told VH1’s Storytellers in March 2009. “My greatest pain in life is that I will never be able to see myself perform live.”
All Things Said and Done…
“You should only believe about 90 percent of what I say,” the “Gold Digger” rapper admitted to W magazine in June 2013. “As a matter of fact, don’t even believe anything that I’m saying at all. I could be completely f—king with you, and the world, the entire time.”