Pumping for something, some'll prosper, some fail

from Nas – Memory Lane (Sittin' in Da Park) Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

To pump may refer to grind or doing the daily thing. For some this may be violence, for others this may be selling drugs, and success or failure is just a part of the game.

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