If someone comes to you and asks for help, and you can help them, you're supposed to help them. Why wouldn't you? You have been put in the position somehow to be able to help this person.
Your life has to consist of more than 'Black people should unite.' You hope they do, but not twenty-four hours a day.
The way you get to know yourself is by the expressions on other people's faces, because that's the only thing that you can see, unless you carry a mirror about.
Every show that sells out is like a hero's welcome for me.
The revolution that takes place in your head, nobody will ever see that.