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(Updated on 01/04/2011)

 

M

  • The Wild Life by Bananarama :
    "You wanna live fast
    Cutting it fine
    Make hay while the sun shines"
  • Money Man by Lynyrd Skynyrd :
    "He's at a place where money doesn't grow on trees"
  • Fancy Passes by The Supremes :
    "Money isn't everything
    As anyone who's rich
    It can buy pain and misery
    Or grief "
  • Money by Pink Floyd :
    "Money, so they say
    Is the root of all evil today."

 

N

  • You'll Just Never Know by 702 :
    "You'll just never know,
    You put it off 'til tomorrow,
    Today make it last always..."
    (Proverb : 'Never put off till tomorrow what you can do today')
  • I. Prologue (who Looks Gargoyle Alike) by Divina Enema :
    "None so blind as those who won't see."
  • Paperlate by Genesis : - UPDATED
    "Paperlate, oh I'm sorry but rest easy no news is good news"
  • Here Comes The Rain by A1 :
    "Nothing ventured, nothing gained
    There's no healing
    Without some kind of pain"

 

O

  • Corrine by The Hollies :
    "Once seen never forgotten it is your island of dreams"
  • One Man's Pleasure by Molly Hatchet :
    "One man's loss is another man's gain.
    One man's pleasure is another man's pain."
  • Antonin Artaud by Bauhaus :
    "One man's poison another man's meat
    One man's agony another man's treat"
    (Proverb : 'One man's meat is another man's poison')
  • Vii Wooden Ladle by Divina Enema :
    "Do not you know, opportunity seldom knocks twice..."

 

P

 

Q

 

R

  • Rain by Breaking Benjamin :
    " Rain Rain Go Away Come Again Another Day"

 

S

  • Sink or Swim by Waterdeep :
    "Do I have to stand in this world all alone
    where it's icy cold
    and all the people chime in
    "You've got to sink or swim"?"
  • Mellow Mood by Bob Marley :
    "Strike the hammer while iron is hot"
    (Proverb : 'Strike the iron while it's hot')

 

T

  • Stuck in a rut by NJ Spirit :
    "I've got to learn to take things as they come."
  • The Camel's Heart by Dolly Parton :
    "She's just the straw that broke the camel's heart"
    (Proverb : 'That's the last straw that breaks the camel's back')
  • One More Heartache by Marvin Gaye :
    "My heart is carryin' such a heavy load
    One more ache would break it
    Just like the camel with the heavy back
    One last straw was added, they say it broke the camel's back "
    (Proverb : 'That's the last straw that breaks the camel's back')
  • Button by The Silver Sessions :
    "I can see the apple doesn't fall far from the tree"
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  • Noble Art by Iam :
    "Yo, the bigger they are, the harder they fall"
  • Early In The Morning by Gap Band :
    "Now I gotta get up early every morning
    'Cause the early bird always catches the worm"
  • Before I Forget by Slipknot :
    "My end
    It justifies my means"
    (Proverb : 'The end justifies the means')
  • Random I Am by Millencolin : - UPDATED
    "the first step is the hardest step to take"
  • The Other Side Of This Life written by David Byrne :
    Peekin' 'round the corner
    Where the grass is always greener"
    (Proverb : 'The grass is always greener on the other side of the fence')
    (sing365.com)
  • Two Sides by Alli With An I :
    "There are two sides to everything."
  • New Flat by Nits :
    "East west home's best
    There's no place like home"
  • No Smoke Without a Fire by Bad Company :
    "Oh, there's no smoke without a fire, and there's no heat without a flame
    Oh, there's no love without desire, but I won't play your games"
  • Good Intentions by Randy Travis :
    "And I hear tell the road to hell is paved with good intentions"
  • The Sky Is The Limit by Adam Gregory : - UPDATED
    "But even though life's sometimes hard
    and it's hard to understand
    The sky is the limit, so do with it what you can"
  • Hungry Years by Survivor :
    "Will you stand beside me like you did before
    When the storm is at the window
    And the wolf is at the door"
  • Funny How Time Flies (When You're Having Fun) by Janet Jackson :
    "Funny how time flies when you're having fun"
  • Louise by Human League :
    "It's not always true that time heals all wounds"
  • Eternity by Robbie Williams :
    "Someone said the truth will out"
  • Didn'T Know At The Time by Aswad :
    "As the third partner in a three-way love affair
    Knows two is company three is a crowd, now
    Spring turns to Autumn, and I still can't hear no word"

 

U

  • United We Stand by Brotherhood of Man :
    "For united we stand, divided we fall"

 

V

 

W

  • The Walls Have Ears by Elvis Presley :
    "The walls have ears, ears that hear each little sound you make"
  • When in Rome (I do as the Romans do) by Barbra Streisand
    (Proverb : 'When in Rome, do as the Romans do')
  • When Pigs Fly by Farmer Boys :
    "But loving you is like when pigs fly"
  • Where There's A Will by Supertramp :
    "Where there's a will, there's a way
    Or so they say
    A friend in need is a friend indeed
    "
  • Know by Johnny Q Public :
    "'Cause where there's life, there's hope"

 

X

 

Y

  • People Lead by Ben Harper :
    "for you can lead a horse to the water
    but you cannot make him drink
    you can put a man through school
    but you cannot make him think"
    (Proverb : 'You can take a horse to water, but you cannot make it drink')
  • Love Is Love by All Saints :
    "Love is love you can't buy love, is a gift not an obligation"
  • You Can't Judge a Book by Looking at the Cover by The Monkees :
    "You can't judge an apple by lookin' at the tree.
    Can't judge a honey by lookin' at the bee.
    Can't judge a daughter by lookin' at the mother.
    You can't judge a book by lookin' at the cover."
  • Honor to Us All by Mulan :
    "We're going to turn this sow's ear
    Into a silk purse"
    (Proverb : 'You can't make a silk purse out of a sow's ear')
  • Garden Party by Rick Nelson :
    "You see, you can't please everyone, so you got to please yourself."
  • Something For Nothing - Rush :
    "Well, you don't get something for nothing.
    You can't have freedom for free."
    (sing365.com)
  • Gotta Leave by 702 :
    "But you learn from your mistakes"
  • Bull By The Horns by Millencolin :
    "Well, if you can't solve your problems, got to make things happen
    You gotta take the bull by the horns"
    (Proverb : 'You must take the bull by the horns')

 

Z