Realizing that the body is a vehicle for the mind, and that vehicle is how you travel through space. The person who exposed me to a new way of thinking was my cousin #GZA, Allah Justice, the Genius. When you're in darkness you need someone to show you what? The light. He's the one that enlightened me—and once that wick was lit I kept adding on to keep kindling that fire. They say knowledge is like fire 'cause it breaks down things so you can see what they truly are. It's like how a fire breaks your body down to carbon.
Complex article titled Interview: RZA Talks The Tao of Wu, ODB & Knowledge of Self