Popular 8 Mile Quotes
This guy ain't a gangster, his real name is Clarence.B. Rabbit
Alex: So, I hear you're a real dope rapper.
Jimmy Smith Jr: Who told you I was a "dope rapper?"
[to Jimmy] You know what, do what the fuck you wanna do, 'cause I don't give a shit any more.Future
This shit's gotta happen, and it's gotta happen now.B. Rabbit
[sings] I know this girl, name is Lily. Who need pass her bed t-i-m-e. She goes to sleep, she can just dream, and not has to be in a stinky trailer wit me. And when I feel blue, don't know what to do, I look at you and I just say.Jimmy Smith Jr
[rapping] ... You never gonna judge me, though / 'Cause you don't know what the fuck I've been through / But I know something about you / You went to Cranbrook - that's a private school / What's the matter, dog? / You're embarrassed? / This guy's a gangster? / His real name is Clarence / And Clarence lives at home wit both parents / And Clarence parents have a real good marriage...B. Rabbit
Jimmy Smith Jr: Hey, Lily, hey baby what are you still doing up?
Lily Smith: You woke me up, you know?
Jimmy Smith Jr: Oh, I'm sorry baby. Let's go back to bed.
Lily Smith: Can you sing for me?
Jimmy Smith Jr: Yeah, of course I will.
Lyckety-Splyt: Aight, leaders of the Free World in the mutha fuckin' house!
Future: Man, fuck the Free World!
Cheddar Bob: YEAH! FUCK THE FREE WORLD!
Lyckety-Splyt: Fuck the Free World?
Sol: I should fuck you up, Cheddar!
Cheddar Bob: Future said it!
[Rabbit's car has just shorted out] I ain't gettin' back in that piece of shit...Sol
[rapping] Fuck off, Papa Doc, fuck the clock, fuck the trailer, fuck everybody. Fuck y'all if you doubt me. I'm a piece of fucking white trash and I say it proudly. And fuck this battle, I don't wanna win, I'm outie. Here, tell these people something they don't know about meB. Rabbit
[as DJ Iz is rambling on about the abandoned houses in Detroit] What the fuck is he talking about?Jimmy Smith Jr., Future
Alex: [sitting near the burning house] It's almost beautiful.
Jimmy Smith Jr: When I was younger, I always wanted to live in a house like this, when it was used to be.