Ross was a C.O probably getting piss & feces thrown at him
Kanye, college dropout working at Gap
Curren$y was working at a meat market (ll)
Puff was a broke intern at Uptown
Even Jay-Z, nobody wanted to sign him.
Shit, even 2 Chainz went from 3rd rate weed carrier to 100k a verse, platinum plaque.
I got so much respect for those who believed in themselves when everyone else didn’t.
And I mean that in general. I’m just using rap as an example.
The come up >>>>>
Nobody respects that dude whose like “I couldv’ve been a_______ but so & so happened”.
“a case of beers, in the staircase I wasted years
some niccas went for theirs…….” (c) Nas