Shyne On You Crazy Diamond
Words of wisdom from the Orthodox Israeli rapper
Herewith, the five best quotes from Shyne, the gangsta rapper turned friend of Puff Daddyâ€™s turned convict (he served nine years for opening fire in a nightclub) turned Orthodox Jewish Israeli hip-hop artist, whom Tablet Magazine contributor Dina Kraft profiled in the New York Times today:
5. â€śWhat I do get is boundaries. Definition and form. And that is what Shabbat is. You canâ€™t just do whatever you want to do. You have to set limits for yourself.â€ť
4. â€śThatâ€™s the past, I got so much going on. We move on.â€ť
3. â€śWhat are the laws? I want to know the laws. I donâ€™t want to know the leniencies. I never look for the leniencies because of all of the terrible things Iâ€™ve done.â€ť
2. â€śMy entire life screams that I have a Jewish neshama.â€ť
1. â€śThereâ€™s nothing in the Chumash that says I canâ€™t drive a Lamborghini
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