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The Top Ten

1 With shortness of breath, I'll explain the infinite. How rare and beautiful it truly is that we exist. - Sleeping at Last, Saturn
2 We may fall in love every time we open up our eyes. - Sleeping at Last, Sun
3 She looks like the real thing. She tastes like the real thing. My fake plastic love. - Radiohead, Fake Plastic Trees
4 You better start swimming or sink like a stone, cause the times they are a-changing. - Bob Dylan, The Times They Are A-Changin'
5 Without my home, with no reflection, I cease to exist, and my children are dying now, inside me. - J. Ralph and Anhoni, Manta Ray
6 Time can bring you down, time can bend your knees. - Eric Clapton, Tears In Heaven
7 How close am I to losing you? - The National, About Today
8 The pain of war cannot exceed the woe of aftermath. - Led Zeppelin, The Battle Of Evermore
9 All you need is love, love. Love is all you need. - The Beatles, All You Need Is Love
10 I Can't Do Anything, But I'd Do Anything for You. - Dire Straits, Romeo and Juliet

The Newcomers

? I Do Not Need (He Does Not Need) a Microphone (A Microphone); My Voice is F***ing (F***ing) Powerful! - Master Exploder, Tenacious D
? That's It, Sir! You're Leaving! the Crackle (!) of Pig Skin! the Dust And(!) the Screaming! the Yuppies Networking! the Panic! the Vomit! the Panic! the Vomit! God Loves His Children - Paranoid Android, Radiohead

The Contenders

11 I see babies crying, I watch them grow, they'll learn much more than I'll ever know. - Louis Armstrong, What a Wonderful World
12 "Your mind's a machine. It's deadly and dull. It's never been still and its will has never been free." - Wilco, Less than You Think
13 Some things never change at all, keep on building prisons gonna fill them all, keep on building bombs gonna drop them all. - Brett Dennen, Ain't No Reason
14 What have I become? My sweetest friend, everyone I know goes away in the end. - Nine Inch Nails, Hurt
15 Get your head out of the mud, baby. Put flowers in the mud, baby. - U2, Zooropa
16 Freedom, well, that's just some people talking. Your prison is walking through this world all alone. - The Eagles, Desperado
17 These things, they go away, replaced by every day. - REM, Nightswimming
18 Imagine all the people living life in peace - John Lennon, Imagine
19 Do you really believe that a savior's gonna do it all for free? - Ben Howard, Time Is Dancing (Live)
20 Before you accuse me take a look at yourself. - Bo Diddley; Creedance Clearwater Revival; Eric Clapton, Before You Accuse Me
21 There Ain't No Reason Things Are This Way. It's How They Always Been and They Intend to Stay. I Can't Explain Why We Live This Way. - Brett Dennen, Ain't No Reason
22 Even the genius asks questions. - 2 Pac, Me Against The World
23 And I, I could try. But waking up is harder when you want to die. - Eels, Elizabeth on the Bathroom Floor
24 How Does It Feel to Be On Your Own, With No Direction Home? - Bob Dylan, Like a Rolling Stone
25 My Sweetest Friends, Everyone I Know, Goes Away In the End. - Nine Inch Nails, Hurt

Man, it's sad how much I can actually relate to this. - peoplearedumb

26 It seems to me, sorry seems to be the hardest word. - Elton John, Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word
27 Ob-la-di, Ob-la-da, life goes on. - The Beatles, Ob-la-di, Ob-la-da
28 The distance is quite simply much too far for me to row. It seems farther than ever before. - Death Cab for Cutie, Transatlanticism
29 Love Is Not a Victory March, It's a Cold and It's a Broken Hallelujah - Leonard Cohen, Hallelujah
30 Feel it? The breeze in the field, the water reaches the heart and gives it life, but the bud... is trampled on again - Dir en grey, Diabolos
31 Is She Really Going Out With Him? Because If My Eyes Don't Deceive Me There's Something Going Wrong Around Here. - Joe Jackson, Is She Really Going Out With Him?
32 Truth is a beast with a sad face, a demon, the cruelest of all - Doom, Blind Guardian
33 Inhale the memes, exhale the memes, inject the memes into my bloodstream; there are good memes, and there are bad memes; WHY HAS GOD ABANDONED US - Meme Machine, Filthy Frank
34 I'm like a sex machine ready to reload, like an atom bomb about to woah woah explode! - Queen, Don't Stop Me Now
35 Maybe it's not my weekend but its gonna be my year - All Time Low, Weightless
36 What'll you do when you get lonely, and nobody's waitin' by your side? - Derek and The Dominos, Layla
37 They paved paradise, and put up a parking lot - Joni Mitchell, Big Yellow Taxi
38 So all that's left. Is the proof that love's not only blind but deaf. - Arctic Monkeys, Fake Tales of San Francisco
39 I don't know why I say the things I say, but I say them anyway. - Brett Dennen, Ain't No Reason
40 There Will Be a Tombstone With the Planet Earth Engraved On It!!! - The Megas, Annihilation of Monsteropolis
41 This world gave me no child so I built one - The Megas, The Message From Dr. Light
42 Take Those Thoughts of Suicide and Set Them Alight - No Sleep Til' Brisbane, the Amity Affliction
43 Our dad would whoop us every night till a quarter after twelve! Then he'd get too tired, and make us whoop ourselves! Then he'd chop me to pieces, and play frisbee with my brain! - Weird Al, When I Was Your Age
44 You can check out any time you like, but you can never leave - The Eagles, Hotel California
45 Someday I too will fly and find you again - Alter Bridge, Blackbird
46 If I die tomorrow, I'd be alright, because I believe that after we're gone, the spirit carries on - Dream Theater, The Spirit Carries On
47 And in the end the love you make is equal to the love you take - The Beatles, The End
48 And then one day you find ten years have got behind you. No one told you when to run, you missed the starting gun - Pink Floyd, Time
49 So you think you can stone me and spin my eye. So you think you can love me and leave me to die. - Queen, Bohemian Rhapsody
50 You're the closest to heaven that I'll ever be and I don't wanna go home right now - The Goo Goo Dolls, Iris
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1. With shortness of breath, I'll explain the infinite. How rare and beautiful it truly is that we exist. - Sleeping at Last, Saturn
2. We may fall in love every time we open up our eyes. - Sleeping at Last, Sun
3. She looks like the real thing. She tastes like the real thing. My fake plastic love. - Radiohead, Fake Plastic Trees
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1. I Can't Do Anything, But I'd Do Anything for You. - Dire Straits, Romeo and Juliet
2. I see babies crying, I watch them grow, they'll learn much more than I'll ever know. - Louis Armstrong, What a Wonderful World
3. Some things never change at all, keep on building prisons gonna fill them all, keep on building bombs gonna drop them all. - Brett Dennen, Ain't No Reason
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1. You better start swimming or sink like a stone, cause the times they are a-changing. - Bob Dylan, The Times They Are A-Changin'
2. Time can bring you down, time can bend your knees. - Eric Clapton, Tears In Heaven
3. The pain of war cannot exceed the woe of aftermath. - Led Zeppelin, The Battle Of Evermore
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