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Great Song Lyrics Worth Quoting

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This is a post updated on 23rd August 2008

Note(written in August 2012): Almost four years after I have updated this post, there has been a drastic change in my taste for music. Then I was a rock n' roll guy who wakes and sleeps rock music and would smack Justin Bieber (provided he was born!), now I'm a completely changed man. The credo of art for art's sake is a hollow daydream. Art should have relevance in our daily lives and in our social lives. This stems from the fact that I live in a state where gun culture thrives, social revolution is imminent, selfishness is an asset and we lead a chaotic life marked by extreme dependence, on political and economical terms, on others. Precisely I listen to only those songs that has relevance and those music that are original. Though this list of lyrics-cum-quotes includes every kind of music, I will retain this post, just to help me in the retrospection of my personal life. I should also admit there are many other songs that are cl…

Redemption Song

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Note written in Aug 2012: This post was updated on 2 June 2008. Now I feel funny how I used to copy and paste anything on my blog. Now I'm original, using only my creations.

Old pirates, yes, they rob i;
Sold I to the merchant ships,
Minutes after they took i
From the bottomless pit.
But my hand was made strong
By the and of the almighty.
We forward in this generation
Triumphantly.
Wont you help to sing
These songs of freedom? -
cause all I ever have:
Redemption songs;
Redemption songs.

Emancipate yourselves from mental slavery;
None but ourselves can free our minds.
Have no fear for atomic energy,
cause none of them can stop the time.
How long shall they kill our prophets,
While we stand aside and look? ooh!
Some say its just a part of it:
Weve got to fulfil de book.

Wont you help to sing
These songs of freedom? -
cause all I ever have:
Redemption songs;
Redemption songs;
Redemption songs.

Emancipate yourselves from mental slavery;
None but ourselves can free our mind.
Wo! have n…