Motivating J. Cole Quotes
J. Cole is a hip-hop artist from North Carolina. He has been a prolific artist throughout the 2010s. J. Cole currently has six full-length albums under his belt. One of the best aspects of J. Cole’s music is his lyrical content. In a world filled with rappers just rhyming words, J. Cole tries to put meaning into all of his lyrics.
Today, we want to go over our favorite J. Cole quotes. If we missed any of your favorites, let us know on social media. Enjoy!
“Anything I do, I want to do it well.” – J. Cole
“Follow your heart. Don’t follow what you’ve been told you’re supposed to do.” – J. Cole
“I always feel like it’s two key ingredients when it comes to following your dreams: making something happen that the average person deems difficult. If you truly believe it, that’s step one. Step two, is you know, the hard work that goes along with it.” – J. Cole
“I feel like the reason people feel like they know me is because I’m giving you myself in the music.” – J. Cole
“I had a lot of resistance, and not just to fame. I was always conscious of not changing.” – J. Cole
“I have a little bit of that gamer spirit in me. I just don’t have the time to be a gamer, but in another life, I would be one.” – J. Cole
“I pay attention to lyrics and I know what rap fans care about. I try to write for the average listener and I’m conscious of the mainstream without selling out.” – J. Cole
“I put a lot of pressure on myself. I think something’s not good enough, and I won’t stop until I feel like I’ve made it.” – J. Cole
“I still wanna rap better than everybody else, and I wanna say important things.” – J. Cole
“I’m half-black, half-white so I basically put it like this: I can fit in anywhere. That’s why I write so many stories from so many different perspectives because I’ve seen so many.” – J. Cole
“I’ve always been an underdog. I feel like I beat the odds.” – J. Cole
“Rhyme patterns are nothing without meanings to the words. A lot of rappers can do those flows, but the raps aren’t really about anything – which is cool sometimes, but to have the flow and the message is one of my favorite things.” – J. Cole
“The thing about being an artist today is you get to develop right in front of people’s eyes before you even put out an album.” – J. Cole
“Whatever is in your path and in your heart, you need to do.” – J. Cole
“You can’t reverse fame. You can lose all the money, but you’ll never lose people knowing you.” – J. Cole
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