Success is freedom but failure can mean death

from GZA (Ft. Killah Priest) – Beneath the Surface Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Gza’s definition of success is freedom which is different to the typical constraints of a Capitalist society where success is seen as money driven.

If you wish to explore freedom in a more philosophical way please watch the following

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OtBBFBYFNqs

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