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And in the end,

The love you take,

Is equal to the love,

You make.

"The End" The Beatles

When I die, I want to go peacefully in my sleep like my grandfather, not screaming......
like the passengers in his car.

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Politicians hide themselves away.
They only started the war.
Why should they go out to fight?
They leave that role to the poor, yeah.

Black Sabbath - War Pigs

Treat others how you would like to be treated.

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I am the everything, the all knowing
The omnipotent one
I watch the fields, i do not feel
I circumnavigate everyone
I am the scarecrow, alone and disconnected
You stare right past me undetected
I am only here when you expect it
Nowhere man, i live invisible
And i feel a sadness undescribeable
i hang here motionless holding a bible
No revival
I died and became apathy
Then married vacancy
Then moved my children to the tundra of complacency
I do not exist in your world
I've burned bridges, i've cut the life line
No all i have left is my mind
Which judges all of you
Analyizes your dumb philosophies
In wonderment of how you all have ruined your ecology
But you do not hear for i am to you only but the nothingness
And i can't understand why i'm the only one that feels like this
Its all piss, I flee
Out of all the people that have left me
The one i miss most, is me

I am the scarecrow, and i'm so alone

Scarecrow - Rehab

"Like the coldest winter chill. Heaven beside you. Hell within." -Jerry Cantrell

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We got the bubbleheaded bleached blonde
Comes on at five,
She can tell you 'bout the plane crash
With a gleam in her eye.
It's interesting when people die.
We need dirty laundry.

Don Henley, "Dirty Laundry"

"A cheerful heart is good medicine."

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" Is a dream a lie if it don't come true, or is it something worse?"


Falling in love is like learning to play the guitar; first you learn to follow the rules, then you learn to play with your heart.

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Hands are for shaking, no not tying: Soundgarden-Fell on black days

You can spend all your time making money
You can spend all your love making time
If it all fell to pieces tomorrow
Would you still be mine? : The Eagles-Take it to the limit

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"Just because you're paranoid, don't mean there not after you"
(Nirvana, Territorial Pissings)

Drugs are a waste of time. They destroy your memory and your self-respect and everything that goes along with with your self esteem. Kurt Cobain
Have you seen the roses? There's a whole lot of colours. Syd Barret

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Too many to remember consistantly, but my favourite of the moment is this one:

"The more you own the more you are; lonelier with cheap desire" - Natwest Barclays Midlands Lloyds, Manic Street Preachers.

(wow, old thread! :)) - Guitar Chord/Scale Finder/Viewer

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See my signature-I think it really sums up the music industry today.

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White doves will morn in sorrow
The willows will hang their heads
I'll live my life in sorrow
Since mother and daddy are dead. Stanley Brothers

Tim Madsen
Nobody cares how much you know,
until they know how much you care.

"What you keep to yourself you lose, what you give away you keep forever." -Axel Munthe

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"Is that a real poncho, I means is that a mexican poncho or is that a Sears poncho?"

And, although not a lyric, I always liked this little poem.

Tiger got to hunt
Bird got to fly
Man got to ask himself why why why

Tiger got to rest
Bird got to land
Man got to tell himself he understand
~Kurt Vonnegut Jr. (I forget what novel)

Avatar- Correy Harris 8/12/2006 Heritage Music Blues fest, Wheeling WVa

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I've always loved...

She lit a burner on the stove and offered me a pipe
"I thought you'd never say hello," she said
"You look like the silent type."
Then she opened up a book of poems
And handed it to me
Written by an Italian poet
From the thirteenth century.
And every one of them words rang true
And glowed like burnin' coal
Pourin' off of every page
Like it was written in my soul from me to you,

Tangled up in blue.

Bass player for Undercover

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Now you're never too old... old... old...

to rock 'n roll... oll... oll

If you are too young to die!


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I not the average girl from your video
My worth is not determined by the price of my clothes
No matter what I'm wearing I will always be me----India Arie

Immature? Of course I'm immature Einstein, I'm 50 and in a Rock and ROll band.

New Band site

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Posts: 174

it's better to be hated for who you are than to be loved for what you're not

-Van Zant

~Mike the Redneck Rocker.

"The only two things in life that make it worth living are guitars that tune good and firm feeling women" - Waylon

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