10 Shocking Eminem Quotes
The controversial entertainer has since gone through a public feud with his ex-wife and mother of his child, Kim, and his mother (killing them both in different songs), beefs with Benzino, Ja Rule and Mariah Carey, experienced the death of Proof -- one of his best friend's -- and a drug addiction that almost took his life.
Throughout those times, Slim Shady was never shy to talk to reporters detailing his experiences as they happened, and leaving us entertained in the process. Take a look at some of the craziest and funniest words he's shared during his career. Here are 10 Shocking Eminem Quotes.
"I think if two people love each other, then what the hell? I think that everyone should have the chance to be equally miserable, if they want."
- Eminem to New York Times
"As much sympathy as we give the Columbine shootings, nobody ever looked at it from the f---ing point of view of the kids who were bullied. I mean, they took their own f---ing life!”
- Eminem to Spin Magazine
“Had I have got to the hospital about two hours later, I would have died. My organs were shutting down. My liver, kidneys, everything. They were gonna have to put me on dialysis. They didn’t think I was gonna make it. My bottom was gonna be death."
- Eminem in 'How to Make Money Selling Drugs'
"Boom, the name hit me, and right away I thought of all these words to rhyme with it. So I wiped my ass, got up off the pot and, ah, went and called everybody I knew."
"I got so heavy that people started to not recognize me. I remember being somewhere and overhearing these kids talking. One of them said, 'That's Eminem,' and the other said, 'No it's not, man -- Eminem ain't fat.' I was like, 'Motherf---er.'"
"I want to do a clothing line. Fat F--- Clothing, for the Big Pun in you. What do you think?"
"She [Benzino] is obsessed with me. I never would think I would see the day when I seen the worst rapper in the world going against one of the best."
- Eminem to Hot 97
"The pills had a lot to do with it. Just wiping out brain cells. I don't know if it sounds like I'm making excuses, but the absolute truth is a lot of my memory is gone."
"It'd be stupid for me to sit here and say that there aren't kids who look up to me, but my responsibility is not to them. I'm not a baby sitter. "
- Eminem to MTV
"My earliest memory was raping the babysitter when I was 5... She was 15."
- Eminem to MTV