pop music mission statements (like_honey)

“Eighty-five percent represent ignorant”

“I’m through ripping myself off
I’m done ripping myself off”

“Terror’s what I am, terrorism’s what I rep
Rap Hezbollah we don’t forgive or forget”

“we’re gonna be the band that writes the song
that makes Israel and Palestine get along
we’re gonna write a song as universal as “Happy Birthday””

“You turned white like a saint
I’m tired of dancing on a pot of gold flake paint”

“All I know is the wine lasts longer when you don’t gotta share it with someone
All I know is my steak tastes better when I take my steak tastes better pill”

“how selfish of you
to believe in the meaning of all the bad dreaming”

“Well, I need you to tell me what to wear
Yeah, I need you to help me comb my hair
Yeah, I need you to help me tie my shoes
Yeah, I need you to come keep me amused”

“I hate the army an’ I hate the R.A.F.
I don’t wanna go fighting in the tropical heat
I hate the civil service rules
And I won’t open letter bombs for you”

“I was at the party And it was so fresh
I was looking so dope And it was so fresh”

“i know we’re going to meet some day
in the crumbled financial institutions of this land”

“but i need you to disprove
my theory of the crows”

“You would rather have a Lexus or justice? A dream or some substance?
A Beamer, a necklace or freedom?”

“Billy and Tweety
Love to be silly”

“I find it hard to believe you don’t know
The beauty you are”

“You think you’re radical
But you’re not so radical
In fact, you’re fanatical”

“Put an end to the bourgeoisie
And death to everyone who’s never heard of me”

“Oh girl, when you were mine
I used to let you wear all my clothes”

“I am the key to the lock in your house
That keeps your toys in the basement ”

“10 years richer with my
Magnet shield”

“Ever since I was a kid
I’ve been a brooding basket case”

“How they beat you up week after week
And when you grow up you’re going to be a freak
Want a violent girl who’s not scared of anything”

“Make up something to believe in your heart of hearts
so you have something to wear on your sleeve of sleeves”

“The more you ignore me
The closer I get”

“I’m so touched by your goodness
You make me feel so criminal”

“You don’t deserve to be lonely
But those drugs you got won’t make you feel better”

“I’m tired of fighting
Fighting for a lost cause”

“All the lies aside
I believe I am the
Luckiest person alive”

“Well I’m scared of ever being born again
If it’s in this form again”

“This is what you’ll get
When you mess with us”

“So darling, let’s discuss our tactics:
I will be mad and you will be possessed”

“You’ve been humming and in a haze forever
Praying for pavement to get back together”

“I played cards in England
I threw dice in Spain
I’m going back to England
To play cards again”

“You are the blood
Flowing through my fingers
[That’s what I meant to say
Blood in my fingertips
I couldn’t tell you that it’s the other way]”

“Well I’ve got style
Miles and miles
So much style that it’s wasting”

“But now I feel changed around and instead falling down
I’m standing up the morning after”

“Let me come over I can waste your time I’m bored
invite me to the war every night of the summer
and we’ll play G.I. blood, G.I. blood”

“Because I’m a man, not a boy
And there are things you can’t avoid
You have to face them when you’re not prepared to face them”

“Alla y’all motherfuckers, fuck you die slow motherfucker
My fo’-fo’ make sure all y’all kids don’t grow”

“All the churches fill with losers, psycho or confused”

“Help me in my weakness
‘Cos I’m falling out of grace”

“I can’t prepare for death any more than I already have”

“No matter how far I drift
Deep waters won’t scare me tonight”

“You’re a nut! You’re crazy in the coconut!
What does that mean? That boy needs therapy”

“I looked at the mirror and told myself,
I’m glad I still don’t look like them at least”

“Chemicals, don’t flatten my mind
Chemicals, don’t mess me up this time
Know you bait me way more than you should
And it’s just like you to hurt me when I’m feeling good”

“For in this world I’m bound to ramble
I have no friends to help me now.”

“I won’t fuck us over, I’m Mr. November
I’m Mr. November, I won’t fuck us over”

“With Richard Pryor we burned the house down gettin higher”

“I don’t understand
How love in silence becomes reprimand
But the way that i feel about you
Is beyond words”

“If you rescue me
I’ll be your friend forever”

“Eva, I’m sorry, but you will never have me
To me you’re just some faggy girl”

“They never step on spiritual path
They paint their faces so differently from ours”

“Abel, come on, give me a reason
I am not as bright as I could be”

“Ah, my kitten, I am so glad you’re the way you are
You’re my favorite living human, by far”

“Thru this new frame of mind
A thousand flowers could bloom”

“The chrysalis is breaking and the super ego’s waking
I’ve been a gloomy Petrarch with a quill as weepy as Dido”

“Everytime I comb my hair
Thoughts of you get in my eyes”

“Fake concern says, “What’s the matter, man?”
And you think I ought to shake your motherfucking hand”

“Knife to my head when she talks so sweetly
Knife in my head when I think of Cindy
Knife in my head is the taste of Cindy ”

“I know it’s all about perceptions
And I accept you as my very first mover”

“Anyway if I were gay I’d have to change my name to Dirk or Lewis
Hang out with my mom’s hair stylist his name is Kip he’s got a lisp he talks like this
And wear my mother’s lingerie learn the songs of Broadway
And appreciate Depeche Mode and avant garde ballet”

“Give me an answer of love
I need an answer of love.”

“My people if you with me where the fuck you at?”

“Yeah, the world could die in pain
And I wouldn’t feel no shame”

“Now I’m happy in the head
Knowing there ain’t no sucker in the world
That’s a threat to us ”

“You got a dictionary kicking around?
Look up the immigrant, immigrant, immigrant punk! ”

“Starbucks is the devil, Adbusters told me so
I wear my Che Guevera shirt to subvert the status quo”

“The trumpet has obviously been drinking
Because he’s fucking up even the simplest lines”

“She’ll take the point to a sharpened blade
And give you something warm to taste”

“But for now we are young
Let us lay in the sun
And count every beautiful thing we can see”

“I know it all from Diogenes to the Foucault
From Lozgechkin to Paspartu”

“With a sad lament my dreams are faded like a broken melody
While the gods of love look down and laugh
At what romantic fools we mortals be”

“I hope this song finds you fame
I want schoolkids on buses singing your name”

“And I need All that stuff
Give me some Of that stuff
I want your candy. I want your candy”

“To a yesterdaydream
(Yesterdaydream was just a waste of time)”

“It’s gonna be a glorious day
I feel my luck could change”

“Well I don’t need anybody, because I learned, I learned to be alone”

“You’re a torn out page
From a best selling book”

“The helpless little thing with the dirty mouth
Who’s always got something to say”

“Maybe Friday I can
Get tickets for the dance
And I’ll take you”

“I think I’m so educated and I’m so civilized
‘Cos I’m a strict vegetarian”

“Let’s pretend we don’t exist
Let’s pretend we’re in Antarctica”

“Maybe a nether-world entity would see it and pass it on to those responsible.
That kind of thing must happen sometimes.”

“At a party he was waiting
Looking kind of spooky and withdrawn”

“And I got something to say my friends
I will never lay down without a fight”

“Her walk was soft and delicate, with a thaumaturgical touch that only a rabbi’s daughter could have”

“All I want is pussy, give me some religion
A brand new Cadillac, and a winning lotto ticket”

“Like a little novel
I wanted to read again and again
Would I be in your novel”

“You don’t impress me
I’m sorry that you’re chained to the ground”

“When I was just a little boy
I threw away all of my action toys
While I became obsessed with Operation”

“Then I was wrapped in discourse with the magazine reader
The mutual conclusion was I’m not worth knowing because I’m probably dead”

“Sometimes I ricochet from the past
And at times a future I’ve already had before
Champion or chore, either/or”

“No, I don’t love anyone
Maybe my sister
Maybe my baby brother too, yeah”

“It’s our time (our time)
Our time to be hated, all right
To be hated, uh-huh”

“A little less than a human being
A little less than a happy high
A little less than a suicide”

“some lonely night we can get together
and i’m gonna tie your wrists with leather
and drill a tiny hole into your head”

“If we’ve got to burn out, let’s do it together
Let’s all melt down together”

“I’m an emo prince, non-committal as could be,
you’d be non-committal too if you were flawed like me.”

“do you really think you can just put it in a safe behind a painting, lock it up and leave
do you really think you can just put it in a safe behind a painting, lock it up and leave”

“How can you think you are better than anyone?
The thought of it is really just absurd
Your cynical opinions have no depth
You’re uninsightful and irrelevant, haven’t you heard?
It’s time that you heard”

“I’m not as sad as Dostoevsky
I’m not as clever as Mark Twain
I’ll only buy a book for the way it looks
And then I stick it on the shelf again”


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