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The 10 Best/Craziest/Most Inspiring Quotes From Kanye’s New York Times Interview

Ye compares himself to Steve Jobs and makes a case for his greatness in a truly epic career-spanning new interview.

1. On how he’s the next Steve Jobs.

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2. On his true peer group.

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3. On wanting his family to have some privacy.

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4. On his his need to push art and music forward.

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5. On feeling limited by society and the record industry.

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6. On using his art and status for the greater good.

7. On the industry politics behind the Grammy Awards.

8. On learning that his label wanted to find a way to “control” him.

9. On why top-quality art and design has to be made for the people.

10. On why he never looks like he’s having fun.

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