68+ Best Dr. Dre Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Andre Romelle Young, known professionally as Dr. Dre, is an American rapper, record producer, entrepreneur, record executive, actor, and audio engineer. Profoundly inspirational Dr. Dre quotes will get you through anything when the going gets tough and help you succeed in every aspect of life.

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Famous Dr. Dre Quotes

You got to realize that when I was 20 years old, I had a house, a Mercedes, a Corvette and a million dollars in the bank before I could buy alcohol legally. – Dr. Dre

Mission accomplished, we didn’t have any problems as far as violence goes. – Dr. Dre

I believe in reincarnation, and I believe I’ve lived quite a few lives. – Dr. Dre

I’ve gotten my personal life all the way intact and made sure that it’s straight. Without that, you have no foundation. Your building is going to crumble. – Dr. Dre

Name a sexual disease, she got it like Sam Goody. – Dr. Dre

If there were no guns, we couldn’t talk about it, … You turn on TV, you see soldiers marching with guns. We only talk about things that’s happening. – Dr. Dre

I been in the game for 10 years making rap tunes… Ever since honeys was wearing Sassoons. – Dr. Dre

I got Ice Cube his start. I also launched Eazy-E. – Dr. Dre

Before now, I’ve always taken my mixes out to the car and listened to them in the parking lot. I still do that, but more so now I’m listening to it on the Beat box, and I think people should give it at least a listen and check it out and see what it is. – Dr. Dre

I wanted to be sure that my donation did two things: went directly into the hands of hurricane victims and that it was an amount that could really impact their lives and make a difference. – Dr. Dre

BSB are my personal favorites. – Dr. Dre

I realized at a young age that sequence in an album is almost as important as the songs that are on the album. – Dr. Dre

I love the new technology. New things give you a reason to want to go to the studio. New challenges mean you have to keep up, you know? – Dr. Dre

It’s entertaining to watch somebody break my music down or explain what he thinks I was thinking during the process of making these records. Because… he has no idea. – Dr. Dre

I’d rather deal with Tipper than Bush. He’s trying to kill everybody in jail. – Dr. Dre

My mother got pregnant with me at the age of fifteen. This was ’64, and unheard of at that time. – Dr. Dre

Anyone that’s trying to do something to improve sound… that’s all good. – Dr. Dre

I am never going to give music up. – Dr. Dre

When I think of the future, I think a lot of Quincy Jones and how he is an inspiration. Look at the quality of his work over so many years. He didn’t even make his best record, ‘Thriller,’ until he was 50. That gives me something to look forward to. Nothing pulls you back into the studio more than the belief that your best record is still ahead. – Dr. Dre

I just took some ecstasy, ain’t no tellin’ what the side effects could be. – Dr. Dre

It’s always weird when people approach me to make an investment. I tell them, ‘I don’t need any more money. I’m good.’ Then I wait for their expression. That part is entertaining, because people look at you like you’re crazy when you say you don’t need any more money. Who says that? – Dr. Dre

I’m never gonna stop music, it’s like air to me. – Dr. Dre

People are always coming up to me, thinking I’ve got some magic wand that can make them a star and I want to tell them that no one can do that. Making hit records is not that easy. But it took me time to realize that myself. – Dr. Dre

I can take a three-year-old and make a hit record with him. – Dr. Dre

The record business. It’s exactly what it is-Record-Busin ess. You have to take care of both, or they won’t take care of you. – Dr. Dre

I’ve got more class than most. – Dr. Dre

I ain’t a thug – how much Tupac in you you got? – Dr. Dre

I’ve looked at pictures that my mom has of me, from when I was four years old at the turntable. I’m there, reaching up to play the records. I feel like I was bred to do what I do. I’ve been into music, and listening to music and critiquing it, my whole life. – Dr. Dre

Children listen, I’m trying to tell you something good, don’t get caught up in the hood. – Dr. Dre

I’m gonna try and change the course of hip hop again. – Dr. Dre

I bring terror like Stephen King, A black Casanova, runnin n*gg*z over like Christine – Dr. Dre

Everything that I do is for sound goals. It comes from my gut. When I’m sitting in the studio, a mix isn’t done till I feel it in my gut. – Dr. Dre

Engineering and mixing are absolutely key. Once a song is done, for me personally, it’s usually two or three days to get the mix down. – Dr. Dre

Everything in my life has been about sound and making music, so Beats represents just that – the improvement of sound and the dedication to everything I’ve been doing from the day I started. – Dr. Dre

I’m high off the indo creepin’ with the quickness to the cut, bust one to his head while he munches on that donut. – Dr. Dre

In fact, I would advise against anyone doing reality shows. I won’t be doing ‘X Factor’ just yet. – Dr. Dre

Snoop Doggy Dogg paged, that must mean more hoes. – Dr. Dre

I don’t even listen to the records after they come out. It’s outlawed in my house. My wife and my kids can’t play any of my music around me. Once it comes out, for me, it’s just business. Numbers. – Dr. Dre

I want to set the record straight for everybody who’s been waiting to hear my music. The song that’s out on the internet is an incomplete song that I’m still working on. When it’s ready, you’ll be hearing it from me. – Dr. Dre

Those who are quiet will always cause riots. – Dr. Dre

Never let me slip cuz if I slip then I’m slippin’. – Dr. Dre

It ain’t that I’m too big to listen to the rumors, It’s just that I’m too damn big to pay attention to ’em. – Dr. Dre

Don’t be worried about the next man – make sure your business tight. – Dr. Dre

Try to be the king, but the ace is back. – Dr. Dre

And even when I was close to defeat, I rose to my feet. – Dr. Dre

When the ideas are coming, I don’t stop until the ideas stop because that train doesn’t come along all the time. – Dr. Dre

I’ve gone seventy-nine hours without sleep, creating. When that flow is going, it’s almost like a high. You don’t want it to stop. You don’t want to go to sleep for fear of missing something. – Dr. Dre

Clear communication. Respect. A lot of laughter. And a lot of *rg*sms. That’s what makes a marriage work. – Dr. Dre

When I’m lovin’ these hoes, there ain’t no love involved. – Dr. Dre

The only two things that scare me are God and the IRS. – Dr. Dre

If you work at rap and look at it as an art, the money will come. But if you try to get the money, it’ll just always be shallow. – Dr. Dre

I apologize to the women I’ve hurt. I deeply regret what I did and know that it has forever impacted all of our lives. – Dr. Dre

I don’t have room in my life for folks that large and demanding. – Dr. Dre

I’m bad for your health, like puttin’ a pistol up to your face and blastin’ yourself. – Dr. Dre

You’re a victim from my drive-by of thoughts. – Dr. Dre

Hear what the artists hear, and listen to the music the way they should, the way I do. – Dr. Dre

They wanna hang us, see us dead, or enslave us, keep us trapped in the same place we raised in. Then they wonder why we act so outrageous, run around stressed out and pull out gauges. – Dr. Dre

It’s always been difficult to make a good record. To be perfectly honest with you, it’s really about the person that’s pushing the buttons. No matter what type of equipment you have, you still have to have a certain talent to be able to make a good record. – Dr. Dre

Black women are the strongest most hardworking people on earth. – Dr. Dre

I just want to get my music out and make sure that it’s heard in the right way. – Dr. Dre

I’m expressin’ with my full capabilities, And now I’m livin in correctional facilities. Cause some don’t agree with how I do this; I get straight and meditate like a Buddhist. – Dr. Dre

I always loved the way music made me feel. I did sports at school and all, but when I got home, it was just music. Everybody in my neighborhood loved music. I could jump the back fence and be in the park where there were ghetto blasters everywhere. – Dr. Dre

I actually got a chance to see the museum and it’s incredible, … The way they built it and the shapes and all the plans. I’m just happy to be a part of it. – Dr. Dre

Over 80 million records sold and I ain’t got to do it with tens or eleven-year old. – Dr. Dre

People aren’t hearing all the music – Dr. Dre

When faced with defeat, rise to your feet! – Dr. Dre

Even when I was close to defeat, I rose to my feet – Dr. Dre

No matter how hard you work to bring yourself up, there’s someone out there working just as hard, to put you down. – Dr. Dre