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There comes a time when we heed a certain call

When the world must come together as one.
There are people dying and it's time to lend a hand
To life - the greatest gift of all.

We can't go on pretending day by day
That someone somewhere will soon make a change.
We are all a part of God's great big family

And the truth
You know
Love is all we need.

We are the world
We are the children

We are the ones who make a brighter day

So let's start giving.
There's a choice we're making
We're saving our own lives.
It's true
We'll make a better day
Just you and me.

Send them your heart

So they'll know that someone cares

And their lives will be stronger and free.
As God has shown us by turning stone to bread

And so we all must lend a helping hand.
We are the world

We are the children
We are the ones who make a brighter day
So lets start giving
There's a choice we're making
We're saving our own lives
It's true we make a brigther day
Just you and me...

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    UnregisteredJun 20, 2012 at 10:01 am
    Hope is the triumph of life, love, peace, care and co-operation over death, loss, war, neglect, and fear. Hope guides meaningful positive action that makes a difference. True hope produces action. Hope is the will to make a difference. Acting on that hope makes you a better person and the world a better place
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    UnregisteredMar 11, 2012 at 2:45 pm
    We are the world means taking care of the world and making it a better place for everyone in the world. We live in world discrimination and pain, we have war famines and other horrible things that are causing chaos. We need to change the world for the better, for you and me.
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    UnregisteredFeb 24, 2012 at 10:33 pm
    We need to get off of our lazy butts and do somethiing to help the world around us. I grew up to this music and i dont think that alot of people know how this kind of stuff affects people when they hear about this stuff and all of the things that are going on in the different parts of the world. Maybe we should wake up and pay a liitle more attention to all the the thiings going on around us in the world today. Like the song said we are the world and we are the children, what i think its trying to say is that we are the future and what we do now can affect what happens in the future.
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    lewlzz123Jul 6, 2011 at 2:22 pm
    hope u find this useful. but if u just close your eyes and listen to this song in the dark, and realy breathe in the atmosphere, there will be a voice telleing u wat it means in your heart, and its a fantastic journey
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    lewlzz123Jul 6, 2011 at 9:31 am
    the meaning of this song is about everyone in the world to be united and help the ones in need. this song was written in the 80s where racism was very strong. so the song is faced to that

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