The money's ya religion sky the limit live life
Numbers is big business makes the poor live trife

from Nas – Book of Rhymes Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

People get blinded by money, and do whatever to get t, or, do what the money tells them, like a bible.
While blinded by money, the rich lose all care for what beomes of the poor, and they end up getting poorer.

“The rich get richer, the poor get poorer”

Also an assonace on the letter l: Limit— live — life.

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