The Top 10 MOST Inspiring Lauryn Hill Quotes

The once Fugees vocalist and truth seeking creative genius Lauryn Hill, is a revolutionary artist who is much more concerned with music that matters than singing mainstream commercial songs about materialistic pop culture. For that reason, she stepped out of the lime light, so to speak, to focus more on spreading awareness through her music on subjects that are important to her. This list is comprised of the wisest quotes by Lauryn Hill that will enlighten your soul and awaken your mind to a deeper level of thinking and spiritual bliss.



We should always be aspiring to know more, and to better ourselves, and to improve ourselves. To improve ourselves, because that’s how we improve the world around us, by working within us.” Lauryn Hill


“If everyone is a product of this society, who will say the things that need to be said, and do the things that need to be done, without compromise? Truth will never start out popular in a world more concerned with marketability than righteousness. It will initially suffer ridicule and even violence- yet ultimately it is undeniable. All of humanity is living in a dream world, but suffering real consequences.” – Lauryn Hill


“I am no longer going to become a fictional character to please people. That’s too much work.” Lauryn Hill


“Once you compromise yourself in one way, you compromise yourself in another way. And you’ve just opened the door to compromise, mediocrity, settling.” Lauryn Hill


“Whenever we submit our will to someone else’s opinion, a part of us dies.” – Lauryn Hill


“A lot of us are too busy focusing on what we think people want to hear, as opposed to just saying what’s in our hearts.” – Lauryn Hill


“From the first time someone says, Who do you think you are? we learn how to repress.” – Lauryn Hill


“Life is continued work. It’s constant learning. The whole concept of retirement I don’t even buy into. We should constantly be working. Maybe not physically working, but we could be spiritually, emotionally working toward bettering ourselves and bettering the lives of others around us.” Lauryn Hill


“And deep in my heart. The answer, it was in me. And I made up my mind. To define my own destiny.” – Lauryn Hill


“Every day is a lesson in focus for me, and not buying into the world’s concept of what you have to be. I really try every day to be individual and not just in my style or my look or my music, but in my approach to life.” – Lauryn Hill

Bonus Lauryn Hill Quote:

“That strong mother doesn’t tell her cub, Son, stay weak so the wolves can get you. She says, Toughen up, this is reality we are living in.” – Lauryn Hill

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