(YOU MUST SET THE PACE)
Everybody's in a hurry, but they don't know where they're goin'.
If you go against the light, how can we keep the traffic flowin'?
For the first time in history we can plot our evolution.
You're either part of the problem or you're part of the solution.
(FACE TO FACE)
The moment of truth is rapidly approachin';
laws of nature in motion;
there's a change in the ocean.
It was born in the true spirit of revolution.
But after 200 years of political prostitution, political pollution,
Now our country's run by multi-national corporations.
We all bow down to the great profit-nations.
They celebrate their liberty to screw their fellow man,
just wanna get it while they can;
accountability be damned.
SAM NEEDS YOU)
We got the greatest war machine. It's feared throughout the world.
It's the best for killing men, women, boys, and little girls.
It's comforting to think it's used to protect democracy.
But if you really believe that, you been watching too much tv.
When you're bombing innocent children, all those lofty ideals
Can't close me on that sale.
Guns and money prevail.
POOR GET POORER)
We got the greatest inequality of any industrialized nation.
And the gap widens at the fastest acceleration.
Nobody complains 'cause we've lost faith in the system.
Sure we had elections, but everybody dissed 'em, missed 'em. It really
Do we just sit back and watch the rich getting richer?
What's wrong with this picture?
If she's broke down, we gotta fix her!
JUST TILT THE SCALES)
We got the most prisons and the most prisoners in 'em.
If your kids smoke a joint, the joint is where they send 'em.
Meanwhile the supersuit crooks continue with their betting.
If they ever get nailed, their jail's a country club setting.
The rich get away with murder; it's a rich man's game.
if you're poor, you're to blame.
Take a number for a name.
Our schools don't work; they're just another form of prison,
stifling young minds and the creativity that goes with 'em.
If our kids get smart, it'll be despite our ministrations.
Hopefully they'll overcome our so called education.
How long can we expect them to see the world as we drew it?
It's obvious we blew it.
Didn't know how to do it.
UP FOR YOUR RIGHTS)
Life, liberty, the pursuit of happiness.
That's what we were promised, but instead we got this mess.
Check out Mahatma Ghandi and Martin Luther King. violence don't get it;
civil disobedience is the thing.
Divided we fall; united we stand.
Every woman, kid, and man,
do what you can!
MUST TAKE NO JIVE)
Hollywood, Washington, Madison Avenue.
They're busy working overtime to obfuscate your view.
The only lesson you'll ever learn with your eyes gluedto the tv
is how to live out your life in mediocrity, like a zombie.
WHEN YOU'RE>(NINETY FIVE)
And you look back at your life and wonder where it went.
Was it wisely spent? Just treading water, paying rent?
DON'T NEED NO DRUG)
Your body is a temple and to set your spirit free, you have to cherish
it, preserve it. Don't change its chemistry.
40 oz. malt liquor or Dom Perignon.
Alcohol is poison, but it's legally condoned.
GRAVE >(IS DUG)
If you think you need drugs or booze to get by, you'll never get high,
in misery you'll die.
YOU SUCK NO SMOKE)
We're finally gettin' wise to the nicotine pushers' lies.
Joe Camel's goofy grin while your loved one dies.
It might be the most addictive of all the killer drugs. That's been the
plan all along of those executive killer thugs.
(YOU GO BROKE)
Why pay those thugs your money in exchange for your death?
it might as well be meth.
You choke on your last breath.
(EMBRACE GOD WITHIN)
All the truth and beauty of the universe inside.
your heart, your soul, your mind. Just open up wide.
Don't be led astray by all those sugar coated temptations.
You'll find the highest high through your deepest meditations.
Focus on the clear bright light within.
Don't be fumblin'.
Watch for traps. Don't stumble in.
(TRUST YOUR HEART AND SOUL)
You feel a great potential waiting to be realized.
A beautiful life much better than you ever fantasized.
You gotta really love yourself to let yourself be free,
to live the life you love, to fulfill your destiny.
(WATCH THE GOAL)
Inch by inch, if you're headed in the right direction,
you'll make the cosmic connection.
It's a natural selection.