"Growing up in Highbridge was real. Me and all my friends, we never really went to any other places in the Bronx but Highbridge. We always just stayed in Highbridge. It was like territory, to be honest, because Highbridge is like a town."
"If you listen to me, it's real stories. It's catchy and something you can relate to."
"The real question is: if you knew there was a god, would you behave any differently? And if the answer is yes, then perhaps you should assume there is."
"When you boil down the real facts and statistics of what carbon dioxide is doing to this planet... to not feel like you have to do something... I don't think you're human."
"There's something to be said in favor of working in isolation in the real world."
"I think vestigially there's a synesthete in me, but not like a real one who immediately knows what colour Wednesday is."
"I'm not trying to be something that I'm not, and I think a lot of people can relate to that. They want something that's real, and I think I give that to them."
"I'm getting to be a real pro at coming into things midstream and trying to catch up."