46 Ghetto Sayings

In this post, you will find amazing Ghetto sayings.

 

Short Ghetto Sayings

 

“Growing up in the ghetto is pretty hard. It’s poverty; it’s frustration.” —Tracy Morgan

 

“This was the ghetto: where children grow down instead of up.” —Jerry Spinelli

 

“A ghetto can be improved in one way only: out of existence.” —James A. Baldwin

 

“I wonder if heaven got a ghetto?” —Tupac Shakur

 

“I wish Google maps had an, ‘Avoid The ghetto Route’ option.” —Unknown

 

“Just because you have a ghetto name doesn’t mean you have to act like it.” —Unknown

 

“When ghetto living seems normal, you have no shame, no privacy.” —Malcolm X

 

“Its ghetto paradise for some and hell on earth for others!” —Habeeb Akande

 

“Battery never dies, the ghetto keeps me wise.” —Unknown

 

“I was the original socially depraved shy ghetto kid.” —Bob Cousy

 

“You know you’re ghetto when you only go to church on Easter to meet women.” —Unknown

 

“Booty is just a ghetto expression, and I’m just a booty star.” —Richard Pryor

 

“The roots of my music start from the ghetto.” —Ziggy Marley

 

“It was neither German nor Jew who ruled the ghetto – it was illusion.” —Elie Wiesel

 

“Be faithful to your roots’ is the liberal version of ‘Stay in your ghetto.” —Mason Cooley

 

“There’s so little money in my bank account, my scenic checks show a ghetto.” —Unknown

Ghetto Sayings

 

“For thugs from the ghetto, violence is a way of life – it’s what helps you survive.” —Suge Knight

 

“Ghetto living is more than just a feeling of confinement; it is a sense of suffocation too.” —Susan Nathan

 

“A flower that grow in the ghetto know more about survival than the one from fresh meadows.” —Talib Kweli

 

“You leap over the wall of one ghetto and find yourself in another ghetto.” —Klaus Kinski

 

“We’re from the ghetto.Venus is a ghetto Cinderella.People from the ghetto don’t get nervous.” —Richard Williams

 

“There’s no success story. Everybody’s got a ghetto story. You always want to make it bigger than what it is.” —Bernie Mac

 

“It is known all over the world that there are no secrets in the ghetto and as long as you keep those secrets, you may keep your life.” —Felix Alexander

 

“If there’s a ghetto for true thugs, I’ll see you there. Thug till I die, and I’m sorry for not being there!” —Unknown

 

“When a black person has no electricity, no water, they call it the ghetto. When white people have no electricity and no water, they call it camping.” —Carlos Mecia

 

“Ghetto people always naming their kids after stuff they cant afford; Mercedes, Bentley, Pearl, Child support.” —Unknown

 

“The trouble with us is that the ghetto of the MiddleAges and the children of the twentieth century have to live under one roof.” —Anzia Yezierska

 

“There’s no such thing as losing touch. You can take me out of the ghetto, but you can’t take the ghetto out of me.” —Snoop Dogg

 

“I think my thing is I grew up in the ghetto, and I was able to get a second chance. That’s what I’m trying to tell kids.” —Master P

 

“A lot of people have a misconception of what the ghetto is all about. You know, it’s only a small percentage of the people that are bad. Everybody else is good.” —Unknown

 

“He was kind of his own guy. It was like, ‘He’s from the ghetto, he’s going to be this. He’s going to be that.’ But he’s one of the nicest guys I’ve ever met.” —Mike Jensen

 

“It is known all over the world that there are no secrets in the ghetto and as long as you keep those secrets, you may keep your life.” —Felix Alexander

 

“Young ghetto boys thought that in this society, the good guys lost and the bad guys won.” —Eartha Kitt

 

“I don’t think of myself as a poor deprived ghetto girl who made good. I think of myself as somebody who from an early age knew I was responsible for myself, and I had to make good.” —Oprah Winfrey

 

“I don’t get nothing but love. In every ghetto all over the world. Nothing but love. They respect that I came outta there and I’m doing it the right way. You can’t do nothing but respect that.” —Ice Cube

 

“The ghetto is not where you live. The ghetto is inside your mind. And anyone who tells you that you can’t get out of the ghettos of your own mind has no idea what they’re talking about.” —Frederic Lenz

Top Ten Ghetto Sayings

 

Here you will find top ten Ghetto Sayings selected by our team.

  1. “Growing up in the ghetto is pretty hard. It’s poverty; it’s frustration.” —Tracy Morgan
  2. “There’s no such thing as losing touch. You can take me out of the ghetto, but you can’t take the ghetto out of me.” —Snoop Dogg
  3. “This was the ghetto: where children grow down instead of up.” —Jerry Spinelli
  4. “When a black person has no electricity, no water, they call it the ghetto. When white people have no electricity and no water, they call it camping.” —Carlos Mecia
  5. “A flower that grow in the ghetto know more about survival than the one from fresh meadows.” —Talib Kweli
  6. “He was kind of his own guy. It was like, ‘He’s from the ghetto, he’s going to be this. He’s going to be that.’ But he’s one of the nicest guys I’ve ever met.” —Mike Jensen
  7. “We’re from the ghetto.Venus is a ghetto Cinderella.People from the ghetto don’t get nervous.” —Richard Williams
  8. “Just because you have a ghetto name doesn’t mean you have to act like it.” —Unknown
  9. “It was neither German nor Jew who ruled the ghetto – it was illusion.” —Elie Wiesel
  10. “A ghetto can be improved in one way only: out of existence.” —James A. Baldwin