Or maybe they're just smart, and they choose to go hard
Cause they know the good guy will fail

from Killer Mike (Ft. Emily Panic) – Anywhere But Here Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Killer Mike rethinks the previous 2 lines — thinking, maybe those youth are right in choosing rough lifestyles, since “the good guy never wins.” Again, he furthers this argument in defense of the underground economy in American Dream.

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