We don't die, multiply
Every single come-up,
Continuing the math diction, those individuals who pursue success don’t die, but instead their legacy lives and “multiplies” to others with similar aspirations.
This is referring to the late great Robin Harris, who encounters some really misunderstood kids from the slum. Their famous tag line was “We Bebe’s kids, we don’t die; we multiply. Meaning, no matter what you do to us we won’t die, or get hurt we will only get stronger.
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