Quotes- Page 3
Make your own free website on Tripod.com
Hi! Welcome to the 3rd quotes page. This page has musical quotations on it.
your picture here
This is the Tripod logo.

"It's over - It never began." - 'I Know the Truth'

"How did I throw half a lifetime away
Without any thought at all?" - 'I Know the Truth'

"Is it written in the stars?
Are we paying for some crime?
Is that all that we are good for
Just a stretch of mortal time?
Or some god's experiment
In which we have no say?
In which we're giving paradise
But only for a day." - 'Written In the Stars'

"Somtimes in my darkest thoughts I wish I'd never learned
What it is to be in love
And have that love returned." - 'Written In the Stars'

"There'll be no ties of time and space to bind us
And no horizon we shall not pursue
We'll leave the world's misfortunes far behind us
And I will put my faith and trust in you." - 'Enchantment Passing Through'

"This may not be the moment
to tell you face to face
But I could wait forever for
the perfect time and place." - 'Elaborate Lives'

"I could be his life companion
Anywhere but where we are." - 'A Step Too Far'

"Oh I know the truth and it mocks me." - 'I Know the Truth'

"I closed my eyes to so much for so long
And I no longer can." - 'I Know the Truth'

"I'm so tired of all we're going through
I don't want to live like that
I'm so tired of all we're going through
I don't want to love like that
I just want to be with you
Now and forever, peaceful, true."- 'Elaborate Lives'


"My mind is clearer
At last, all too well." - 'Heaven On Their Minds'

"Don't try to think ahead
Save tomorrow for tomorrow
Think about today instead." - 'What's the Buzz?/Strange Thing Mystifying'

"Times and fates you can't defy."- 'What's the Buzz?/Strange Thing Mystifying'

"You have nothing in your hands" - 'Trial Before Pilate'

"I only ask the things I'd ask of any superstar
What is it that you have got that puts you where you are?" - 'King Herod's Song'

"You're all we talk about - the wonder of the year." - 'King Herod's Song'

"I've been living to see you
Dying to see you
But it shouldn't be like this
This was unexpected
What do I do now?
Could we start again please?
I've been very hopeful so far
Now for the first time
I think we're going wrong
Hurry up and tell me
This is just a dream
Or could we start again please?" - 'Could We Start Again Please?'

"God thy will is hard
But you hold every card." - 'Gethsemane'

"I'm not as sure
As when we started
Then I was inspired
Now I'm sad and tried
Listen surely I've exceeded expectations." - 'Gethsemane'

"You're far too keen on where and how and not so hot on why." - 'Gethsemane'

"Try not to get worried, try not to turn on to
Problems that upset you oh don't you know
Everything's alright yes everything's fine
And we want you to sleep well tonight
Let the world turn without you tonight
If we try we'll get by so forget all about us tonight." - 'Everything's Alright'

"I'm the one who's always been
So calm, so cool, no lover's fool,
Running every show,
He scares me so." - 'I Don't Know How To Love Him'

"Should I bring him down?
Should I scream and shout?
Should I speak of love let my feelings out?
I never thought that I would come to this - what's it all about?"- 'I Don't Know How To Love Him'

"I've been changed yes really changed,
In these past few days when I've seen myself,
I seem like someone else." - 'I Don't Know How To Love Him'


"Love is worth forgiving for."- 'IN HIS EYES'

"I peer through windows,
watch life go by,
dream of tomorrow and wonder why."- 'SOMEONE LIKE YOU'

"This is the moment,
when all I've done,
all of the dreaming, scheming and screaming become one."- 'THIS IS THE MOMENT'


Mes amies, je suis enchantée
Simply to move through the sunlight.
Open your eyes to this one bright
Moment embracing us.
You have one life. Let it be gay.
Shouldn't one do as one's told to?
No! Let the moment enfold you.
Grab up your one golden chance.
Darlings, life is such romance.
Give the world a sweeping glace-
Let it set your soul a-dancing
Night and day!"- 'VIVEZ!'

"No one dies upon a kiss."- 'PRAYER'

"I'm broken, but I'm still alive.
And slow-ly,
I will feel my sould revive.
With time,
I'll find a way to right this wrong
If it takes my whole life long..."- 'PRAYER'

"Into valleys, into waters,
Into jungles, into hell!
Let us ride, let us ride home
Again with a story to tell!
Into darkness, into danger,
into stroms that rip the night!
Don't give in, don't give up,
But give thanks for the glorious fight!"- 'INTO THE FIRE'

"Never hold back your step for a moment!
Never doubt that your courage will grow!
Hold your head even higher and into the fire we go!"- 'INTO THE FIRE'

"When the world is saying not to,
By God, you know you've got to..."- 'INTO THE FIRE'

"Did I create a dream?
Was he a fantasy?
Even a memory is paradise for all the fools like me.
Now remembering is all that I can do.
Because I miss him so...
When I look at you."- 'WHEN I LOOK AT YOU'

"Faces change. Even smiles grow strange.
And we all have so many faces,
The real self oten erases.
Enticing lies flicker through our eyes."- 'THE RIDDLE'

"Don't close your eyes.
Don't hold it in.
Reach out to me!
Let it all begin!
Dont be afraid - It's only love!
Only a touch that frees you.
Let it release you!
Take the chance - It's only love.
Let it come through you slowly.
Open your heart and show me.
Don't be afraid. It's only love."- 'ONLY LOVE'

"Nothing is real, but I'm flying,
Sighing: Where, where, where is my storybook ending?
Why does my golden pretending
Leave me with nthing to hold...but my dreams?"- 'STORYBOOK'

"Oh is it only is dreams that we find our ideal love?"- 'STORYBOOK'

"There is only one perfect storybook ending.
That is the end of pretending.
That is the moment I say: Love me now!"- 'STORYBOOK'

"Listen to me. I have beautiful dreams I can sping you,
Dreams to linger within you..."- 'STORYBOOK'

"You are my home.
You make me strong.
And in this world of strangers,
I belong to someone.
You are all I know.
You're all I have.
I won't let go.
Others may leave, but you will still be there,
Touching the tears that fill my eyes.
When I am lost, you are my light.
You are the love that never dies."- 'YOU ARE MY HOME'


"I trust my soul,
my only goal,
is just to be."- 'ANOTHER DAY'

"Without you,
the hand gropes,
the ear hears,
the pulse beats,
life goes on,
but I'm gone,
cause I die without you."- 'WITHOUT YOU'

"Find, glory,
beyond the cheap colored lights,
one song,
before the sun sets,
on another empty life,
time flies,
time dies."- 'ONE SONG, GLORY'

"How do you measure--measure a year?
In daylightst? -- in sunsets?
In midnights? -- In cups of coffee?
In inches? -- In miles?
In laughter?
In strife?
In, 525,600 minutes,
how do you measure a year in the life."- 'SEASONS OF LOVE'

Revolution, justice, screaming for solution,
forcing changes, risk, and danger,
making noise and making pleas."- 'LA VIE BOHEME B'

"To days of inspiration,
Playing hookey, making something out of nothing, the need
To express -
To communicate,
To going against the grain,
Going insane,
Going mad.
To loving tension, No pension,
To more than one dimension,
To starving for attention,
Hating convention, Hating pretension,
Not to mention of course,
Hating dear old mom and dad,
To riding your bike midday past the three piece suits-
To fruits - To no absolutes-
To Absolut - To choice,
To the Village Voice-
To any passing fad.
To being an us - For once -
Instead of a them.
La Vie Boheme."- 'LA VIE BOHEME'

"So I own not a notion,
I escape and ape content,
I don't own emotion,
I rent."- 'WHAT YOU OWN'

"Trusting desire - Starting to learn,
Walking through fire without a burn,
Clinging - A shoulder, a leap begins,
Stinging and older, asleep on pins."- 'I SHOULD TELL YOU'

"How can you connect in an age where strangers, landlords, lovers, your own blood cells betray?
What binds the fabric together when the raging shifting winds of change keep ripping away?"- 'RENT'

"What was it about that night?
Connection, in an isolating age.
For once the shadows gave way to light,
for once I didn't disengage."- 'WHAT YOU OWN'

"Don't breathe too deep,
don't think all day,
dive into work,
drive the other way,
that drip of hurt,
that pint of shame,
goes away just play the game.
You're living in America at the end of the millenium.
You're living in America, leave your conscience at the tone.
And when you're living in America at the end of the millenium,
you're what you own."- 'WHAT YOU OWN'

"There's only now,
there's only here,
give in to love,
or live in fear.
No other path,
no other way,
no day but today."- 'ANOTHER DAY'

"There is no future,
there is no past."
"Thank God this moment's not the last." 'FINALE B'


"Softly, deftly, music shall surrond you,
feel it, hear it, closing in around you.
Open up your mind,
let your fantasies unwind to the darkness which you know you cannot fight,
the darkness of the music of the night."- 'MUSIC OF THE NIGHT'

"Try to forgive,
teach me to live,
give me the strength to try."- 'WISHING YOU WERE SOMEHOW HERE AGAIN'

"Think of me,
think of me waking silent and resigned,
imagine me,
trying to hard to put you from my mind."- 'THINK OF ME'


"Then I was young and unafraid,
and dreams were made and used and wasted,
there was no ransom to be paid,
no song unsung, no wine untasted."- 'I DREAMED A DREAM'

"But the tigers come at night,
with their voices soft as thunder,
as they tear your hope apart,
as they turn your dream to shame."- 'I DREAMED A DREAM'

"In the rain,
the pavement shines like silver,
all the lights are misty in the river,
in the darkness, the trees are full of starlight,
and all I see is him and me forever and forever."- 'ON MY OWN'

"When the beating of your heart,
echoes the beating of the drums,
there is a life about to start when tomorrow comes."- 'DO YOU HEAR THE PEOPLE SING?'

"At the end of the day there's another day dawning,
and the sun in the morning is waiting to rise,
like the waves crash on the sand,
like a storm that'll break any second,
there's a hunger in the land,
there's a reckoning still to be reckoned..."- 'AT THE END OF THE DAY'


"Giving the nation
a new syncopation
the people called it ragtime!"- 'RAGTIME'

"His finger stroke those keys,
and every note says 'please',
and ever chord says 'turn my way.'
I thought I knew what love was
but these lovers plays,
New music.
Haunting me,
and somehow taunting me,
my love was never half as true."- 'NEW MUSIC'

"You and your music,
singing deep in me,
making nice to me,
saying something so new---
changing everything,
meaning everything,
calling my heart to you...."- 'NEW MUSIC'

"Well, perhaps you're a man
Who's in search of his heart,
journey on."- 'JOURNEY ON'

"And he will ride,
on the wheels of a dream."- 'WHEELS OF A DREAM'

"Strangers sharing,
the beginnings,
of a journey."- 'JOURNEY ON'

"We can never go back to before."- 'BACK TO BEFORE'

"For a moment,
in the darkness,
we're the same..."- 'JOURNEY ON'

"Your sword can be a sermon,
Or the power of the pen,
teach every child to raise his voice,
and then my brothers, then
will justice be demanded by 10 million righteous men,
make them hear you,
when they hear you,
I'll be near you again."- 'MAKE THEM HEAR YOU'

"He wanted to say:
I am here because I have to be,
He wanted to say,
I am here for what is right,
everyday I wake up knowing,
what you've lost and what is owing,
I would shed this skin if I could to stand with you and fight,
He wanted to say,
I am not who I appear to be,
He wanted to say,
Do not blame me for my past,
we have different lives and faces,
but out hearts have common places
This was deep inside me and you helped me find it at last."- 'HE WANTED TO SAY'

"How they dance,
unembarassed and alone,
hearing music of their own,
our children,
one so fair,
and the other lithe and dark,
solemn joy and sudden spark,
our children,
see them running down the beach,
children run so fast,
toward the future,
from the past."- 'OUR CHILDREN'


"And my life came alive with a thousand voices,
tapping out each word,
like a thousand people joined in a single heartbeat."- TITANIC: The Musical

"May God's heaven be your blanket as you sleep."- TITANIC: The Musical

"I wanna make magic,
I want to breathe fire on the stage,
I wanna make every single line,
jump right off the page."- FAME

"FAME! I'm gonna live forever,
I'm gonna learn how to fly.
I feel it coming together,
people will see me and cry.
I'm gonna make it to heaven,
light up the sky like a blaze.
I'm gonna live forever,
baby remember my name."- FAME

"You have the cool, clear eyes, of a seeker of wisdom and truth. Yet there's that up-turned chin and the grin of impetuous youth.
Oh I believe in you, I believe in you."- How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying

"High flying, adored.
What happens now? Where do you go from here?
For someone on top of the world,
the view is not exactly clear,
a shame you did it all at twenty-six.
There are no mysteries now; nothing can thrill you, no one fulfill you.
High flying, adored.
I hope you come to terms with boredom.
So famous, so easily, so soon, is not the wisest thing to be."- Evita

"Hold my hand and we're halfway there,
hold my hand and I'll take you there,
somehow, someday, somewhere."- West Side Story

powered by lycos
SEARCH: Tripod The Web