The bungalow where you find us
The art of us ditching classes heading nowhere fast
Stick my head inside the study hall, he focused on math
Determination ambition, plus dedication and wisdom
Qualities he was given was the shit we didn't have

from Kendrick Lamar – Black Boy Fly Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Kendrick explains how while the rest of his peers were playing around, not taking anything seriously, Arron had his eye on the prize and Kendrick was a little jealous because he didn’t have that kind of drive.

Also some wordplay: “he focused on math” — determination ambition + dedication and wisdom. Qualities is also a play on the word equals.

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