If this is all you had to deal with, nigga deal with, this shit ain't work

from Jay Z (Ft. Justin Timberlake) – Holy Grail Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Jay Z has undergone a deep change during his career. If the young Hova who was just starting his career would have listened to Holy Grail, he’d have thought that it’s better to deal with paparazzi than hunger (Or with dealing drugs). Rap was never a job for him, but rather a hobby.

Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life

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