Don't fight it, look at it, another setback to slow you
Another day in vain, passing on, move along
Another dream is gone
You see that's how it goes in the game
We play, only to learn and train for our next mistake
To heal and break, growing strong in the wake

Seems like in no one I can rely
Don't you tell me I won't survive
Thousands tell you that you won't survive
I'll survive
I'll survive

I've become my fears...you want my surrender?
You'll find no surrender here

Just loss and gain, look around

Losses impossible
You've got to pay the cost impossible
To make the impossible possible
You can't just throw it away
Fading one day to the next

Tamed by a siren song, tempted to belong
To an ordinary life...ask yourself why

Don't you let them pave your way, don't you play their game
Don't you pray for rain, look inside

Don't you let them pave your way, don't you play their game
Don't you pray for rain, look inside

At what you'll find it's all in your mind

Regain an honor disappearing
It's a power, a birthright disappearing, it's a call to save what remains

Fools regret until they die
Forgive yourself
Fools regret until they die
Forgive yourself back to life
Forgive yourself back to life
Forgive yourself back to life


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    General Commenti think this song about people trying to bring him down and he say that will never happen and his telling us not to fall for it eather to be strong too
    phenomenon2006on July 18, 2008   Link
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    General Commentbestt outro i iz eva 'erd mang
    ...anyways, this song seems to be about how you shouldn't just follow paths for your future or you will have a mediocre life.
    some of the main quotes that stand out here are:

    ''Tamed by a siren song, tempted to belong
    To an ordinary life...ask yourself why''
    &
    ''Fools regret until they die
    Forgive yourself back to life''
    this bit is about how life can make it seem like you should just live an ordinary life with no meaning, until your on your death bed regretting it.

    ''Regain an honor disappearing
    It's a power, a birthright disappearing, it's a call to save what remains''
    everyone is born with the right to pursue whatever their dreams may be, no matter what they are or what people say
    TheShizniton October 23, 2008   Link
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    Song MeaningJust when i thought The Human Abstract couldn't get any deeper. "Fools regret until they die, Forgive yourself back to life" The most meaningful words i think i have ever heard. This song is about living your entire life without worrying about consequences or regretting anything. The only time to regret is on your death bed never waste your life over-analyzing your choices in life. Instead of regretting what you have done, forgive yourself and continue on with your life ("Forgive yourself back to life") Best band I've ever heard, hands down.
    pianomanzon April 28, 2011   Link

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