Art of Quotation - Song Quotes

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“Facts just twist the truth around” (Byrne / Truth? )
“Facts just twist the truth around” — David Byrne, lyricist, Talking Heads, 1980, From the song Crosseyed and Painless, song quotes, lyrics, song lyrics Excerpt Crosseyed and Pain…
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“Facts just twist the truth around” (Byrne / Truth? )
“Facts just twist the truth around” – Art of Quotation
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“They took all the trees And put ’em in a tree museum And they charged the people A dollar and a half to seem ’em” — Joni Mitchell, Big Yellow Taxi, 1970 Mitchell said…
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“They took all the trees, And put ’em in a tree museum …” – Art of Quotation
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hoagy carmichael/stardust (1942/ best of hoagy's vocal versions)
“Now my consolation is in the stardust of a song” – Art of Quotation
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“Now my consolation is in the stardust of a song”
“Now my consolation is in the stardust of a song” – Mitchell Parish, lyricist, Stardust, 1929. – Hoagy Carmichael composer, Stardust, 1927. Mitchell Parish . Stardus…
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“Now my consolation is in the stardust of a song”
“Now my consolation is in the stardust of a song” – Art of Quotation
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“like a bird on the wire…I have tried in my way to be free”
“Oh like a bird on the wire, like a drunk in a midnight choir I have tried in my way to be free.” — Leonard Cohen 1934-2016, Canadian, singer, songwriter, poet, novelist more comp…
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“like a bird on the wire…I have tried in my way to be free”
“like a bird on the wire…I have tried in my way to be free” – Art of Quotation
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“Words …slither wildly as they slip away across the universe.”
“Words are flowing out like endless rain into a paper cup They slither wildly as they slip away across the universe.” – John Lennon, musician, songwriter, singer, social activist,…
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“Words …slither wildly as they slip away across the universe.”
“Words …slither wildly as they slip away across the universe.” – Art of Quotation
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“I was born too late, Blame it on a simple twist of fate”
“People tell me it’s a sin to know and feel too much within I still believe she was my twin, but I lost the ring She was born in spring, but I was born too late Blame it on a simple twi…
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“…before you can eat, You gotta dance like Fred Astaire”
“And somebody grabbed me Threw me out on my chair Said before you can eat You gotta dance like Fred Astaire” Long Tall Glasses (I Can Dance), performed by Leo Sayer, 1974, written by Le…
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“…before you can eat, You gotta dance like Fred Astaire”
“…before you can eat, You gotta dance like Fred Astaire” – Art of Quotation
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Simon & Garfunkel - The Boxer (from The Concert in Central Park)
“I am leaving, I am leaving, But the fighter still remains” – Art of Quotation