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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.

Well
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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    UnregisteredAug 8, 2012 at 10:54 am
    Well to me that the world is ours not yours. If you think that the world is yours then you got the right to abuse everything. But if the world is ours, we will have to use everything wisely!!!
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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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    UnregisteredJun 17, 2012 at 2:08 am
    If we work together, we can save the world. All you need to have is hope. Hope will help save every hungry kid in the world
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    UnregisteredJun 3, 2012 at 4:29 pm
    We are the ones who can help or destroy. What michael jackson meant with "we are the children" is that we are more similar than different and that all of our lives are just as precious.
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    UnregisteredMay 31, 2012 at 10:22 pm
    We are the ones who are either destroying the place or making it better as its up to us what we do with the world... Together :)

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