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Lady Gaga – Born This Way lyrics

It doesn't matter if you love him, or capital H-I-M
Just put your paws up
'Cause you were born this way, baby

My mama told me when I was young,
We are all born superstars.
She rolled my hair and put my lipstick on
In the glass of her boudoir.
"There's nothin' wrong with lovin' who you are"
She said, "'cause He made you perfect, babe"
"So hold your head up girl and you'll go far,
Listen to me when I say"

I'm beautiful in my way
'Cause God makes no mistakes
I'm on the right track baby
I was born this way
Don't hide yourself in regret
Just love yourself and you're set
I'm on the right track baby
I was
born this way

Ooo there ain't no other way
Baby I was born this way
Baby I was born this way
(Born this way)
Ooo there ain't no other way
Baby, I was born this way
Right track baby
I was born this way

Don't be a drag - just be a queen
Don't be a drag - just be a queen
Don't be a drag - just be a queen
Don't be!

Give yourself prudence
And love your friends
Subway kid, rejoice your truth
In the religion of the insecure
I must be myself, respect my youth
A different lover is not a sin
Believe capital H-I-M (hey hey hey)
I love my life I love this record and
L'amour a
besoin la foi

Repeat chorus + post-chorus

Don't be a drag, just be a queen
Whether you're broke or evergreen
You're black, white, beige, chola descent
You're lebanese, you're orient
Whether life's disabilities
Left you outcast, bullied, or teased
Rejoice and love yourself today
'Cause baby you were born this way
No matter gay, straight, or bi,
Lesbian, transgendered life
I'm on the right track baby
I was born to survive
No matter black, white or beige
Chola or orient made
I'm on the right track baby
I was born
to be brave

Repeat chorus + post-chorus

I was born this way hey!
I was born this way hey!
I'm on the right track baby
I was born this way hey!

I was born this way hey!
I was born this way hey!
I'm on the right track baby
I was born this way hey!

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  • ThE_ReAl_KaYlEe_EvElYn
    Two of my best friends on the entire world are g** and I couldn't love them anymore than I do now. One of my friends however (let's call him tom) is in a family that is against gays. He can't tell his family because he will have no place to go if they kick him out. His parents don't understand that he was born this way! People don't get to choose who they are. People who act different than who they truely are makes me sad because you shouldn't have to hide the truth. Just be you and people will love you for it.
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  • n
    @Asylumsuicidal I joined this site just to respond to you. I'm a g** male, and I am so sorry that you've only had bad experiences with males. This song speaks and empowers a lot of us, and I truly hope that it does the same for you. All males (and also all females) and people-users, I promise you. There are truly good people out there of both sexes and all orientations.
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  • d
    "Jesus never existed, google it" has got to be the funniest thing I've read in a long time. Anyway.
    I am a Christian and I don't have all the answers, but I do know that Jesus would not approve for one second of anyone treating anyone with disrespect or hate. Whether or not homosexuality is a sin according to God, a worse sin is not showing love to everyone. Matt 22: 38-39
    So basically, if you're a Christian, you don't have to agree with homosexuals, but you have to love them. Sorry, Jesus' rule, not mine :)
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  • m
    I don't care if your ultra-religious, satanic, Hindu, Muslim, Buddhist, or other. This song is all about the acceptance of people whether it's considered 'right' or not. These arguments people read on here are heavily biased and hateful. While all of you hide behind your computer screens, going around spitting on music you don't like, other people are fighting for the right to be themselves. Plus, the song isn't only about lesbians, gays, bisexuals, and transgenders! It's about everyone. We all have faults and Lady Gaga is just telling it how she sees it.
    For the people on here to bash the song: Why the jank are you reading these lyrics if you don't like the author, or the lyrics themselves?
    For the people who are on here to yell at the former: Get a new hobby.
    For the people looking for good music: I feel your pain.
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  • b
    As a christian I would like to say first of all we all are born with weaknesses. Some people steal, commit adultery, lie or are homosexuals and many other things. God allows us to decide ourselves whether we want to overcome these weaknesses or not. We do this through prayer and repentance. I agree with the song as far as we should love ourselves but that doesn't mean to quit trying to perfect ourselves for our Lord and Savior. We all s***w up! God is about love and forgiveness and not judging others. He is love! But bottom line is there is only one way out and that is through death. Lets try to make sure when that day comes, Jesus will look at us and say well done my child. Welldone.
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