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Following the path of least resistance
Won't always take you where you want to go.
Flights of fancy often leave you stranded
Take it from a man who ought to know.
As a child four walls could not contain me
In my mind the universe was near.
Printed pages always took me soaring,
Breaking free from gravity and fear.

Walk with two feet on the ground,
With angels hovering all around.
Keep on following your dream,
Don't fall prey to "might have been,"
Never be afraid to start,
Then press toward the mark.

In this world there are so many voices
Hypnotizing, captivating men.
In my heart I've heard a higher calling,
Now I know I can't go back again.

Throw all your yesterdays away
Work in the fields while you play.
Stay away from those who claim
Everything must stay the same
Never be afraid to start,
Then press toward the mark.



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    Katie2010Sep 29, 2008 at 12:25 am
    i have'nt heard the song but i love the words . is this a band or a solo artist? 'never be afraid to start' .. i think that's been my main problem in life!
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    rupert79Aug 28, 2008 at 4:15 am
    The writer is saying that just as a child's imagination is unlimited, as adults we should be the same. We should let our dreams become reality by being persistant, and avoid people who try to talk us out of fulfilling our dreams and goals.

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