104+ Best Trap Quotes: Exclusive Selection

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Famous Trap Quotes

It’s an honor for me to represent urban music, reggaeton, trap and hip-hop. — Bad Bunny

My parents divorced about the same time the movie ‘The Parent Trap’ came out, about two twins at camp who scheme to get their parents back together. I had that same fantasy. — Chuck Palahniuk

I released a song called ‘Let Em Know’ off SoundCloud, and some fan commented on it and was like, ‘Trap soul movement,’ and I was like, ‘Man, that’s dope. What is that?’ And it just sounded like my music. That was the perfect word to describe my music, so I was just like, I’m going to call my project that. — Bryson Tiller

A clear cold morning with high wind: we caught in a trap a large gray wolf, and last night obtained in the same way a fox who had for some time infested the neighbourhood of the fort. — Meriwether Lewis

It’s all about the crowd and what type of event I am DJing. If it’s a corporate party, I keep things upbeat but light. For late night events, I really turn it up with dance songs and trap hits. — Hannah Bronfman

I grew up listening to a lot of emo music, a lot of rock music, a lot of rap music, a lot of trap music, funk, everything. — Lil Peep

Buy, buy, buy, buy! They want to grab you and trap you and turn you into little Elizabeth Hurleys. — Kristin Scott Thomas

The Parent Trap gave my career another boost, starring in family comedies. — Maureen O’Hara

I clipped a Ferrari, hit the gravel trap at a fair old speed, which lifted the car up into the barrier, and then rolled a few times. I had no injuries or anything – I just had to wait for the marshals to right the car before I could get out. — Allan McNish

When you abuse someone, you limit their perspective, and you trap them in your view of them or your view of the world. — Tara Westover

We’ve fallen into a trap of ever-widening orbits of contact, and there is a total disregard for the present moment. — Jerry Seinfeld

Carbon dioxide isn’t the only greenhouse gas out there. Other substances, such as water vapor and nitrous oxide, also trap heat to varying degrees. — Jamais Cascio

Obsessional does not necessarily mean sexual obsession, not even obsession for this, or for that in particular; to be an obsessional means to find oneself caught in a mechanism, in a trap increasingly demanding and endless. — Jacques Lacan

I think that open tunings are a trap really because it’s really hard not to sound like an open tuning when your using one and that gets old as well as what you learn in one open tuning is going to stay there. — Leo Kottke

I work hard to be able to set myself apart from everything else that’s going on in the trap genre. — Bad Bunny

I sometimes fall into the trap of doing what I think I should be doing rather than what I want to be doing. — Bjork

I never say ‘nagging.’ I think that ‘nagging’ is a term that men created to get women to pipe down some. But, it’s a trap that we’ve created. We created several terms for women to back you down. Nagging means to stop asking me questions, then we get away with more. I think it’s a term men created. — Steve Harvey

I plan to break the barriers that people try to trap female rappers in. This isn’t about ‘Oh she sounds good for a female rapper,’ it’s about ‘Yo, she sounds really good on this and can really rap!’ — Rico Nasty

The conservative movement is about government playing its important yet limited role, and about not falling into the trap of believing that every problem has an exclusive government answer for it. — Marco Rubio

I’m human, we all are – all doctors are – and grieving is a natural part of medicine. As a doctor, grieving is a natural part of medicine. If you deny that, again, you’d get into this trap of curing and victory. I think grief is very important. — Siddhartha Mukherjee

I, and others like me – trap stars – we always considered ourselves Robin Hoods: we go out and get the money. Just think, if you was in the village and you a hunter, you take pride in going out to hunt the prey and bring it back for the village to eat. In our situation, we took pride in getting money so that the hood could eat. — Young Jeezy

Stay away from restaurants that have menus in five languages. That’s always a tourist trap. You want to eat where the locals eat. — Curtis Stone

I didn’t want to fall into the trap of complacency. — Taj Mahal

The real purpose of books is to trap the mind into doing its own thinking. — Christopher Morley

Man is the only kind of varmint sets his own trap, baits it, then steps in it. — John Steinbeck

The end of the animal trade would leave more time to trap or beat to death pop star wannabes. — Simon Cowell

You should always carry string, according to my archaeologist father, because then you could at least make a trap to catch animals to survive. According to my grandmother, it was clean underwear. — Ted Danson

Watergate just happened to come along at the same time as the demand for honesty in relations between the sexes, in advertising, in ecology, in almost everything. It just stumbled into that great big elephant trap that had already been built for it. — Walter Cronkite

My friend once sculpted me a bust of Admiral Ackbar from ‘Star Wars.’ He’s my favourite character in the films after Han Solo. He’s that goldfish-type alien in the white costume. ‘It’s a trap!’ I’m a big geek. — Katie McGrath

Actors fall into this trap if they missed being loved for who they really were and not for what they could do – sing, dance, joke about – then they take that as love. — Gene Wilder

There is a high school trap where girls get lost in computing. — Julie Sweet

When I made ‘Tales of Tacobella,’ and I made ‘Sugar Trap,’ it was like people literally trying to say that like, either that they made it, or that they helped make it, and then they continued to try to steal the flow, try to steal the aesthetic of everything I tried to build. — Rico Nasty

I have my own boat, but when I first thought about taking a cruise, I thought, ‘You’re going to trap me on a boat, and I’m going to walk in circles and go crazy,’ but it’s awesome. — Guy Fieri

I’ve never fallen into what I consider to be a trap of trying to figure out something analytically that could be a very popular film. I would hope my enthusiasm could match up with something with that potential. — Jonathan Demme

I describe my sound as sugar trap, that’s not really a description that’s really who I am, that’s my swag, that’s how I talk and walk. — Rico Nasty

I watched myself put my paw in the bear trap on that one because there was this clause about leaving members. — Elliott Smith

There is no such thing as a value trap. There are investing mistakes. — Mohnish Pabrai

I never wanted to grow up. It really is a trap. — Tierra Whack

I hate studio. For me, studio is a trap to overproduce and repeat yourself. It is a habit that leads to art pollution. — Marina Abramovic

The president of the United States let the consulate in Libya become a death trap. — Lindsey Graham

I like a lot of ratchet, trap music. Definitely 21 Savage. We need some music like that. ManMan Savage. A lot of the Atlanta scene. But Philly, too. — Lil Uzi Vert

You hear peewee coaches teaching the ‘trap’. What the heck are we doing teaching the ‘trap’? Let the kids go, let them have fun; that’s how you improve. — Bobby Orr

I do everything I think possible or acceptable to escape from this trap. — Jacques Derrida

I’ve been lucky to have opportunities with David Lynch in ‘Lost Highway’ and Jennifer Lynch in this movie ‘Surveillance,’ so I’ve always boomeranged around a little bit, and no one has caught my foot in the trap yet, but I think if I move fast enough… ‘cos I think I got trapped a couple of times. — Bill Pullman

I have no religion, and at times I wish all religions at the bottom of the sea. He is a weak ruler who needs religion to uphold his government; it is as if he would catch his people in a trap. — Mustafa Kemal Ataturk

I seldom reraise before the flop no matter what my hand is. By so doing, I’m able to disguise the strength of my hand and can trap unsuspecting opponents who interpret my smooth call as a sign of weakness. — Daniel Negreanu

I had phases of listening to rap and trap, and then I had phases where I’d listen to post-hardcore, rap, grunge, metal… all that. I had different time periods of listening to different music. And now it all clashes together. — Juice Wrld

I have this kind of mild nice-guy exterior, but inside my heart is like a steel trap. — Dan Aykroyd

A city that outdistances man’s walking powers is a trap for man. — Arnold J. Toynbee

To avoid the trap of Europe fragmenting on the economy, security, and identity, we have to return to the original promises of the European project: peace, prosperity and freedom. We should have a real, adult, democratic debate about the Europe we want. — Emmanuel Macron

Don’t fall into the trap of putting yourself last on the list or not even putting yourself on the list. That’s not balance; it’s not even healthy. — Victoria Osteen

We grew up listening to music like that: we grew up on the snap music, grew up off the trap music, grew up on all the South sound. — Quavo

‘Trap Lord’ is basically the writer of the hood. It’s the kid that’s from the hood, from the trap, who’s going to preach to his friends and his homies. Because they’re not going to sit in no church. So they listen to me instead of going to a church, because I understand them, and that’s really what the ‘Hood Pope’ is. — ASAP Ferg

Romantic love is a trap designed to get two people to overlook each other’s faults long enough to get some babymaking done. It generally only lasts for a few years at most. — Mark Manson

Trap is new. It didn’t start yesterday, but when I was 5, it didn’t exist – not even in the U.S. I’ve evolved with the music. — Bad Bunny

It’s easy to fall into the trap of believing all the hype that’s written about you… Who knows? In a couple of years, you might find me in the loony bin! — Leonardo DiCaprio

Despite fashioning myself a very unconventional lifestyle with my music, I had ended up in a really conventional situation. I was also guilty of becoming a people-pleaser, which is absolutely exhausting and not a sustainable way of living. It can be so damaging to fall into that trap, especially in close relationships. — KT Tunstall

In life there is nothing more unexpected and surprising than the arrivals and departures of pleasure. If we find it in one place today, it is vain to seek it there tomorrow. You can not lay a trap for it. — Alexander Smith

In order to make the novel into a polyhistorical illumination of existence, you need to master the technique of ellipsis, the art of condensation. Otherwise, you fall into the trap of endless length. — Milan Kundera

The people of England have been led in Mesopotamia into a trap from which it will be hard to escape with dignity and honor. — T. E. Lawrence

In January we start saving money, getting out of credit card debt, funding our retirement accounts, and we’re doing wonderful. Then, every single year like clockwork, starting in November, all of you fall into this trap that says, ‘I have to buy this gift… I can’t show up at this party and not have something for everybody.’ — Suze Orman

I don’t play comedy as comedy. That would be the biggest trap. I think about the characters and their situations. Then you don’t have to worry where the laugh is going to be. But comedy is harder than drama. — Penelope Cruz

I want kids to be able to escape failing schools that trap them. And it’s an unequal trapping of children. The most affluent find a way to escape. They move to a great suburban district or send their kid to a private school. The people who are trapped in the worst schools that have been terrible often for half a century? Those are the poorest kids. — Eva Moskowitz

The trap for an actor is that you become too successful at what you’re trying to do, and you can find yourself stuck there. — Ben Affleck

The greatest trap in our life is not success, popularity or power, but self-rejection. — Henri Nouwen

Somebody could send you an office document or a PDF file, and as soon as you open it, it’s a booby trap and the hacker has complete control of your computer. Another major problem is password management. People use the same password on multiple sites, so when the hacker compromises one site, they have your password for everywhere else. — Kevin Mitnick

There’s a heavy hip-hop influence in my music, some trap influence, but it’s always lyrical. — Melanie Martinez

There is no such thing as a good or bad ad in isolation. What is good at one moment is bad at another. Research can trap you into the past. — William Bernbach

Chicago’s known for the drill. Keefs, Lil Durks, and whatnot. My music, on the other hand, it has a message to it. I think that’s what sets me apart. I think it gets deeper than saying anything on a trap beat. I’m putting stories together, and people are relating to what I am saying. — Tink

My favorite soul artist, I would have to say D’Angelo. That’s R&B, soul. Trap artist, I would probably have to say…Young Thug. — Bryson Tiller

We are dying from overthinking. We are slowly killing ourselves by thinking about everything. Think. Think. Think. You can never trust the human mind anyway. It’s a death trap. — Anthony Hopkins

I feel like ‘Birds in the Trap’ seem united; it’s just metaphor for ones in their box that are stuck and can’t get their creative idea out. — Travis Scott

Writing is an amazing place to hide, to go into the rabbit hole, and pull the trap door down over your head. — Ann Patchett

American women often fall into the trap of, ‘Oh, these are my weekend clothes. These are my work clothes. This is what I wear at night.’ It’s so old-fashioned. — Michael Kors

When I started making beats in the 7th grade – even through middle school and high school – I admired a lot of Shawty Redd, stuff like that, that real dark, trap sound. — Metro Boomin

The great trap for non-American actors trying to play Americans, I think, is to start thinking of American-ness as a characteristic. It isn’t. It is no more a character trait than height. It is just a physical fact, and that’s all there is to it. — Hugh Laurie

You’ve got to be really careful that you’re not falling into the Hollywood trap, you know? — Joel Edgerton

You have to push yourself when you’re older because it’s very easy to fall into the trap. You start to fall apart – you just have to do your best to paste yourself together. I think doing things and being active is very important. When your mind is busy, you don’t hurt so much. — Iris Apfel

The public knows that human beings are fallible. Only people blinded by ideology fall into the trap of believing in their own infallibility. — Freeman Dyson

When I did ‘Parent Trap,’ I was ten. I was thrown off by the whole fame thing. — Lindsay Lohan

I really just try to focus on my job, which is to be an actor, and outside that, the cards fall where they may, and on not getting caught up in how people react to certain things. That’s a death trap creatively. — Matt Bomer

Marriage is obsolete and a trap. — Catherine Deneuve

I like when people are trapped in the joke, when there’s no escape. I like to lead people down the wrong path and then trap them. — Paul Mooney

Because success is such a weasel word anyway, it’s such a horribly American word, and it’s such a vamp and, I think it’s a death trap. — Daniel Berrigan

Every single place that’s brushed upon me has made me the artist that I am – from Nigerian Highlife music and the vocal melodies that I grew up on when I would be sitting with my father and his fellow chiefs, to the funk and freeness of the Bay Area groove, to L.A.’s smooth G-funk legacy, Brooklyn’s lyricism, and now Atlanta’s trap history. — Jidenna

The one thing about The Weeknd is that he’s gone between the world of trap music and pop music and blended them together, so it makes it interesting in that way. That’s what I like about him. — Babyface

I was very aware of the fact that I was a young designer, and I didn’t want to fall into the trap of ‘mother of the bride’ dressing and ‘occasion-wear.’ I wanted to make sure that girls my age were wearing it and that there was a cool factor to my clothes. — Emilia Wickstead

Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart. — Steve Jobs

The Parent Trap wouldn’t have been as special without the remarkable performances by Hayley Mills. — Maureen O’Hara

Journalists are out to trap me with my underwear showing. — David Jason

Humility is the true key to success. Successful people lose their way at times. They often embrace and overindulge from the fruits of success. Humility halts this arrogance and self-indulging trap. Humble people share the credit and wealth, remaining focused and hungry to continue the journey of success. — Rick Pitino

Don’t get bored with little things – little completions here and there. They are all valuable, because I know that’s a trap to fall into. You start feeling pretty good, and you think ‘Oh, I want to try and throw this, or throw that.’ And you’ve got to reel yourself in and hone in on the details. — Philip Rivers

Meetings are a great trap. Soon you find yourself trying to get agreement and then the people who disagree come to think they have a right to be persuaded. However, they are indispensable when you don’t want to do anything. — John Kenneth Galbraith

Love is a trap. When it appears, we see only its light, not its shadows. — Paulo Coelho

Debt is a trap, especially student debt, which is enormous, far larger than credit card debt. It’s a trap for the rest of your life because the laws are designed so that you can’t get out of it. If a business, say, gets in too much debt, it can declare bankruptcy, but individuals can almost never be relieved of student debt through bankruptcy. — Noam Chomsky

I’m still going to sing these songs because trap is a type of music very popular in the streets, and people want to hear it. — Maluma

A waffle is like a pancake with a syrup trap. — Mitch Hedberg

Trying to pick individual stocks is a trap. I can’t do it. Warren Buffett can, but hardly anyone else can beat the indexes over a long period of time. — Ben Stein

Too often, we fall into the trap of thinking ‘equal’ means ‘the same’ and that we achieve equality by treating everyone identically. — Stella Young

It takes some discipline and hard work, but relying on credit when things go wrong is a trap. — Dave Ramsey

It is impossible to trap modern physics into predicting anything with perfect determinism because it deals with probabilities from the outset. — Arthur Eddington

I like making all kinds of music, it really depends on the moment. Sometimes I feel like making a weird trap song, and sometimes I can’t even attach a track to a genre. — Martin Garrix

The world likes trap and EDM unless it’s a fire melody. — Ari Lennox

I don’t want to write a novel per year. I know that I need a break of one or two years. So maybe I invent some new, urgent activity so I don’t fall into the trap of starting a new novel. — Umberto Eco