New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.

Yes it's dark sometimes
When the people are shoving
Pushing you into the ground
And you cry in the daylight
With the sun in your eyes
Even though you know your not alone

And it's all been felt before
You stare out through your window
And wonder if there's gonna be more

It brings you down
It's like a war
Who pays the price
If you want more

Quiet desperation of a million lives
Gonna make you change your ways
We got everything we wanted
But forgot how we got it
Just can't paint it golden anyway
And the strength of all you're giving
Is gonna make the changes
Tommorow's gonna bring a new day

It brings you down
It's like a war
Who pays the price
If you want more

As the years go by
Will it show on your face
Or stay hidden behind some door
Yeah you made your resolutions
With the will of a priest
But your not so sure anymore

And the reasons why you're living
Keep changing
Everytime you find a key you find more

It brings you down
It's like a war
Who pays the price
If you want more

[repeat till fade]



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/i/inxs/who_pays_the_price.html

Correct | Report

songmeanings

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
Unregistered
Min 50 words
Not bad
Good
Awesome!

Featuredlyrics

Explain

Write an explanation

Your explanation
Add image by pasting the URLBoldItalicLink
10 words
Good
Cool
Awesome!
Explanation guidelines:
  • Describe what artist is trying to say in a certain line, whether it's personal feelings, strong statement or something else.
  • Provide song facts, names, places and other worthy info that may give readers a perfect insight on the song's meaning.
  • Add links, pictures and videos to make your explanation more appealing. Provide quotes to support the facts you mention.
Before you get started, be sure to check out these explanations created by our users: good, very good, great.
×