Afeni Shakur Quotes

Afeni Shakur Davis (born Alice Faye Williams; January 10, 1947 – May 2, 2016) was an American political activist, Black Panther, and music businesswoman. Shakur was the mother of American rapper and actor Tupac Shakur

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Afeni Shakur


The only difference is now more young black men are in the spotlight.

Afeni Shakur


“This statue will serve as a reminder to all of those who visit the Peace Garden of Love and Hope, for peace is something my son always held in his heart. This sculpture and the Center that sorrounds it will carry Tupac's message on down to our children's children.”

Afeni Shakur


“This statue will serve as a reminder to all those who visit the Peace Garden of the love and hope for the peace my son always held in his heart. This sculpture and the Center that surrounds it will carry Tupac's message on down to our children's children.”

Afeni Shakur


I guarantee that the seed you plant in love, not matter how small, will grow into a mighty tree of refuge. We all want a future for ourselves and we must now care enough to create, nurture and secure a future for our children.�

Afeni Shakur


Remember to keep yourself alive, there is nothing more important than that.

Afeni Shakur


“My son used to talk about young black men going to prison all the time in his music,”

Afeni Shakur