** “You looked in the mirror, didn’t know what to do / Yesterday your eyes were brown but today they are blue / Your whole appearance is a lie and it could never be true / And if you really loved yourself then you would try and be you”

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** “You wanna be treated right, see Father MC / Or check Ralph Tresvant, for sens-a-tiv-i-ty”

** “MCs like to meddle, but here’s my proposition / I let my lyrics flow, and juxt your whole position”

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** “Did not you know that my styles are top-dollar? / The Five-Foot Assassin knockin’ fleas off his collar / Hip-hop scholar since bein’ knee-high to a duck / The height of Mugsy Bogues, complexion of a hockey puck”

** “Yo I take it back, I’m the Indian giver / MCs take notes as I stand and deliver”

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** “I have a quest to have the mic in my hand / Without that, it’s like Kryptonite and Superman / So Shaheed come in with the sugar cuts / Phife Dawg’s my name, but on stage call me Dyna-mutt”

** “The wackest crews try to dis, it makes me laugh / When my track record’s longer than a DC-20 aircraft”

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** “Let me hit it from the back girl, I won’t catch a hernia / Bust off on your couch, now you got Seaman’s furniture”

** “Just come inside your jam and witness who is boss / And it won’t be Tony Danza nor Diana Ross”

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** “Now here’s a funky introduction of how nice I am. / Tell your mother, tell your father, send a telegram.”

** “Hey yo Bo knows this and Bo knows that / But Bo don’t know jack / Cause Bo can’t rap”

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** “Cuz where I come from quality is job one / And everybody up on Linden know we get the job done”

** “Quick is how I flip from the tip of the lip / Punchin out hits like Gladys Knight and the Pips”

Yep, he was the best.