I couldn't trust my own homies just a bunch of dirty rats

from 2Pac – Only God Can Judge Me Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

The ghetto is a dangerous place, making it hard for its inhabitance to trust each other. This could also be referencing Biggie, as him and 2Pac were cool, but 2Pac believed Biggie set him up to be shot. This caused the East Coast/West Coast war which eventually took their lives.

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