Liberal White Man: Jamal, what made you decide to sell crack as opposed to other less illicit methods of earning money?
Jamal: Yo mane, I ain't got no education, I ain't got opportunities, out here you gotta get it how you live
Liberal White Man: Ah, I understand. Could I cop a brick?
Angry Black Man: Why do rich people always have to exploit poor people?
Rich Man: Often we find that, that is the most lucrative avenue available to us by virtue of our circumstances.
Angry Black Man: Ah, so I guess you say you gotta get it how you live
2. to acquire anything by any means necessary or available
Person 2: Ay man, get it how you live.
2. Person 1: Bro, i haven't gotten anybooty in like two months. I'm a man on a mission this weekend.
Person 2: Ay man, get it how you live!
Person 2: You know it. Get it how you live, boy.
person2: man don't care about them jus get it how you live.