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    Rap was slowly becoming one of my hustles, but it wasn't my main hustle. But I come from a family of hustlers, so once I figured the hustle out and mastered it, I took it to my brothers like... "we can flip this just like we flip anything else"... and they were with it but also sort of slow to come all the way on board.
    — Yo Gotti
    Keeping my family out of prison best I can. That is success to me. I created that without selling records.
    — Yo Gotti
    tags: prison  success 
    Speaking for myself, my first priority is to take care of my family. That's first and foremost.
    — Yo Gotti
    tags: care 
    How many ya'll parents smoke weed? My momma still grows illegal weed in Alabama.
    — Yelawolf
    tags: parent  smoke 
    I don't sit under the tattoo gun unless I'm sold on it completely and it will define me as a person.
    — Yelawolf
    tags: people 
    My grandmother, grandfather, my mom - we've always been driven by laughter. It's what held us together. Thanksgivings, any kind of family get-together, we usually end up in tears.
    — Yelawolf
    tags: laughter  tears 
    We are full of rhythms . . . our pulse, our gestures, our digestive tracts, the lunar and seasonal cycles.
    — Yehudi Menuhin
    When you give 100 percent to another person, two literally become one.
    — Yehuda Berg
    tags: people 
    A man who envies our family is a man who needs help.
    — Yeardley Smith
    tags: men  help  envy 
    I didn't really know anything about Romany culture going into this [Glue series]. The one thing that I liked the most about it is that it's so family based. They don't have mothers and fathers in the same way we do. They're really in a community, so parenting is shared between the community.
    — Yasmin Paige
    I am actually the most unglamorous person on the planet. I am the most unfinished, unpolished person ever.
    — Yasmin Le Bon
    tags: people 
    First Family on the CW is about the president and his family living in the White House.
    — Yara
    tags: living 
    The NBA is a big family, and I think of all these rookies as my brothers. I still believe I am blue collar among the All-Stars.
    — Yao Ming
    tags: believe 
    My grandfather was a cop in Long Island. I often try to draw on things that I've heard about him.
    — Yancy Butler
    My mother's side of the family was in the production side of theatre. My grandfather, Jose Vega, was a general manager for Neil Simon shows on Broadway.
    — Yancy Butler
    tags: mother 
    We have had many wars with other countries and when a prisoner comes back they get many benefits, they get a house, they get a salary and I want the Iraqi government to do this for the Yazidi women so that they can have the social status that would allow a good future, a good family and a good status in society.
    — Yanar Mohammed
    The reason gas prices are so high is because the oil is in Texas and Oklahoma and all the dipsticks are in Washington.
    — Yakov Smirnoff
    If I want to ban any newspaper, I will, with good reason.
    — Yahya Jammeh
    Family hang-outs can go very late into the night and involve lots of music.
    — Yael Stone
    tags: night  music 
    The noble person uses things; the lesser man is used by things.
    — Xunzi
    tags: men  people  noble 
    As a regent, I hope to bring that important perspective of a typical family visitor in combination with my background as a Member of Congress and a proponent of the Smithsonian's efforts to reach all Americans.
    — Xavier Becerra
    Milk in a mother's breast-that's cool. Milk in a mouth-that's cool too. But milk in my trumpet? Not so cool. I have to play that thing.
    — Wynton Marsalis
    tags: mother 
    We looked up to our father. He still is much greater than us.
    — Wynton Marsalis
    tags: father 
    I have a very deep and wide relationship with my fans.
    — Wynonna Judd
    tags: relationship 
    The mother-daughter relationship is the most complex.
    — Wynonna Judd
    With a new familiarity and a flesh-creeping homeliness entirely of this unreal, materialistic world, where all sentiment is coarsely manufactured and advertised in colossal sickly captions, disguised for the sweet tooth of a monstrous baby called the Public, the family as it is, broken up on all hands by the agency of feminist and economic propaganda, reconstitutes itself in the image of the state.
    — Wyndham Lewis
    tags: world  broken  economics 
    I grew up in a Caribbean family household, so the parents are always right. My father smacked me up til I was 20. It was a strict household.
    — Wyclef Jean
    tags: right  father  parent 
    My accomplishment has helped millions of kids see that they can come from a poor family and go somewhere, make something out of themselves. Ive been doing it for seven years professionally.
    — Wyclef Jean
    tags: poor  kids  year 
    But I just felt at one point that I was on a hamster wheel, you know? Just doing movie after movie and thinking so much about career related things and I think missing out on hanging with my friends and family as much I needed to.
    — Woody Harrelson
    I think I've been an incredible example to my kids of what not to do.
    — Woody Harrelson
    tags: kids  example 
    It's the best thing going, parenthood.
    — Woody Harrelson
    tags: parenthood 
    And Garrison Keillor I think is a fascinating guy and really entertaining.
    — Woody Harrelson
    tags: fascinating 
    It's round the world I've traveled; it's round the world I've roamed; but I've yet to see an outlaw drive a family from its home
    — Woody Guthrie
    tags: world 
    I came from the South and I know what war is, for I have seen its wreckage and terrible ruin. It is easy for me as President to declare war. I do not have to fight, and neither do the gentlemen on the Hill who now clamour for it. It is some poor farmer's boy, or son of some poor widow away off in some modest community, or perhaps the scion of a great family, who will have to do the fighting.
    — Woodrow Wilson
    tags: community  fight  poor  fighting  boys  war  son 
    My mother has a very big family in Shanghai, so I have, like, almost 40 cousins, so we stayed together all the time. So by the time I get to Hong Kong, I become the only child and the only one surrounded by adults, you know.
    — Wong Kar-wai
    tags: children  time  adult  child  mother 
    Greece's debts are all denominated in euros, but it isn't clear who holds how much of those debts. For that reason, the consequences of a national bankruptcy would be incalculable. Greece is just as systemically important as a major bank.
    — Wolfgang Schauble
    tags: consequence 
    It is so nice to talk to someone that has a passion for food and family.
    — Wolfgang Puck
    tags: food  passion 
    Most seasonings are based on family tradition.
    — Wolfgang Puck
    It's an interesting thing, Top Chef. Some of the contestants will make you one great dish, and then make you something on the next show that will make you say, "Is that the same person?"
    — Wolfgang Puck
    The usage of proper salt is really just a small piece of education. However, I want people to really get the proper nutrition from food for them and their family.
    — Wolfgang Puck
    tags: people  food  education 
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