By the ounce, dough accumulates like snow

from Jay Z – Dead Presidents II Lyrics on Rap Genius


He has so much money he counts it by weight (as if it were coke aka “snow”)

His money adds up (like snow) with each ounce of Coke (also like snow) that he sells

People often watch snow fall, just as Jay-Z is, but he’s more interested in how it accumulates over time. This, ladies and gentlemen, is what’s known as a maverick tendency. Don’t be part of the pack (unless it’s this one).

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