Best Quotes from Cardi B

I feel beautiful without makeup on, but when I do put makeup on, it just gives me this extra pop.

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It’s just like, damn – I’m competing with myself.

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If you want it, and the more you keep hearing you can’t have it, you just go and get it.

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If a girl have beef with me, she gon’ have beef with me forever.

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I’m an emotional gangster. I cry once every month.

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My personality is humongous.

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I think beautiful is like looking like you take care of yourself.

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I’m about this shmoney.

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What counts the most for women is having the confidence to make your own money.

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I’m so free-spirited. Everyone has a me inside them: that loud girl that just wanna go, ‘Ayyyy!’ No matter if you a doctor, a lawyer, a teacher, it comes out.

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I yam who I yam; I’m not somebody, like, standard.

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A lot of people always question, ‘What else can she do, what else can she do?’ And I’m going to show you.

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To me, music is art and fashion is art, but fame? Fame isn’t art, but the person you become when you’re famous – your alter ego – that’s art.

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I’d rather have money and be broken-hearted than be broke and broken-hearted.

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The women that inspire me to be honest are the women that struggle.

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People are afraid to be themselves because people are afraid to be recorded. Everything is being recorded, and everyone is so sensitive. You say something; a section of people will be offended. It’s so annoying; you got to be completely censored.

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I don’t want my personality to overshadow my talent.

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I could really make a song of hurt, because I’ve been hurt by a lot of men. I’m talking about, like, how sad I be when a dude curves me. And I never talk about that because I refuse to let people know that I get sad because when a man don’t answer my calls.

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I’m gonna be famous forever.

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I was always scared to follow my dreams because if I follow my dreams and I fail, I can’t dream about it anymore. It’s easier to settle for less.

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People should listen to my music because it’s good.

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I’m surprised Beyonce liked me. I met Beyonce!

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We might as well be true with ourselves.

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My sister’s name is Hennessy, so everybody used to be, like, ‘Bacardi’ to me. Then I shortened it to Cardi B. The ‘B’ stands for whatever, depending on the day… beautiful or bully.

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What I’m trying to say to girls is don’t let these guys be in your head.

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When you hear my lyrics, you hear the shots that I throw at people. I throw shots because I always been the underdog. I got rejected so many times, and I say it in my lyrics constantly.

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I just feel like I influence people because I’m like – I was practically homeless.

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When I do music, I don’t feel like it’s competition. Then again, it kinda is, but I don’t like thinking like that. And I don’t understand why they do that to women and, especially, women in hip-hop.

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Me and my mom are pretty cool. My mother’s Caribbean, and she gets a little spicy, and I get a little spicy back.

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That was an organic relationship. He reached out to me, and I was like, ‘Oh my God, I cannot believe somebody like Laquan Smith wants to put his clothes on me.’ He comes from a small place, and he has big dreams, and what I like about him the most is that his clothes curve with your body.

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I cannot turn my life back around. I’m already a public figure, I’m famous… It’s like, I might as well keep it going, might as well make the money.

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I used to tell myself that I will always be myself.

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I really don’t look up to anybody that is doing that great in life, because I don’t know their story.

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I used to worry a lot. I still worry a lot, but not about the things that I used to worry about because my younger self, I didn’t regret anything that I ever did… I was happy, and I was free, and I was living it up.

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Libras like to take risks!

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I do feel kind of guilty sometimes ’cause, like, I could buy myself a $5,000 dress or a $3,000 dress, and I’m buying these things, but I’m knowing that my cousin need money for the rent. And then I gotta tell myself, ‘Stop feeling guilty. You worked for this.’

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Make more than the guys you thought you wanted to be with.

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I’m not as open as I used to be. I’m a little bit more filtered, and it kind of sucks, but it’s the price you pay to get paid.

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I’m a funny person, but I take my music seriously.

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I have real good parents. They poor. They have regular, poor jobs and what not. They real good people and what not; I was just raised in a bad society.

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A lot of females, they want to do the things that I do. Some females are so closed, but they want to be open. Some girls, they want to feel that power that I tell them that I have. I tell women that I have power over these men, that I use these men.

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I had very strict parents, I could never go outside or go to parties.

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When I was 19, 20, 21, I wasn’t extremely thick.

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Am I ever gonna grow thick skin? No.

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People want me to be so full of shame that I used to dance. I would never be ashamed of it. I made a lot of money. I had a good time, and it showed me a lot.

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I love Lady Gaga. When I was in high school, I really wanted to dress like her.

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To see the positive reaction to my music makes me feel good.

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I’m an October baby, yes.

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You can’t tell me that I can’t dress!

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Summertime, this is the time that you flex.

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Whatever hair color I have on my head, that’s what decides what type of outfit I’m going to wear, because not everything goes with your hair color. That’s why I switch it up.

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I need to make money for my family and my future family. I’m not a YOLO person.

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