add artist photo
George Harrison
Add Explanation
Add Meaning
George Harrison

Horse To Water lyrics

$album_name
$date_release
$writer_name
New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.
George Harrison – Horse To Water lyrics

You can take a horse to the water
But you can't make him drink
Oh no, oh no, oh no
A friend of mine in so much misery
Some people sail through life, but he has struck a reef
I said 'hey man let's go out and get some wisdom'
But first he turned on me, then he turned off his nervous system
You take a horse to water but
You can't make him drink
Oh no, oh no, oh no
You can have it all layed/staked out in front
Of you but it still don't make you think
Oh no, oh no, oh no
Someone I love is gotta problem
Some people thirst for truth, but he would like a drink
I said 'Hey man this could turn out to be risky'
He said 'everything's ok' as he downed another bottle of whiskey
There's a preacher out there warned me about Satan
Could be that he knows him
Cause' He acts like he's possessed
I said 'Hey man let's hear about God realisation
For a change'
He said "We ain't got time for that
First you must hear the evils of fornication"
© George Harrison & Dhani Harrison
Rip Ltd, 2001
Recorded 2 October 2001



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/g/george_harrison/horse_to_water.html

  • Email
  • Correct

songmeanings

  • u
    +1
    Unregistered
    George learned from you yogis how to separate the spirit from the mind and physical body through meditation. That's why he was not scared of death, he embraced it because he knew where he was going. That's what he called "god realization. " we never really die, we just leave the machine in which our spirit currently resides. George had practiced what we call dying many times and was well prepared for what was coming and welcomed it. I hope I can get there before it's my time to leave my machine.
    Add your reply

    Write about your feelings and thoughts

    Know what this song is about? Does it mean anything special hidden between the lines to you? Share your meaning with community, make it interesting and valuable. Make sure you've read our simple tips.
    U
    Min 50 words
    Not bad
    Good
    Awesome!
    This page is missing some information about the song. Please expand it to include this information. You can help by uploading artist's image, adding song structure elements or creating lyrics explanation.

    Featuredlyrics

    Explain