You can keep what you want
I want none of it
They're just bad memories
I don't want
In my sunshine (shine, shine)
You can pack it all up
And be gone
And be gone

If it matters to you
You can sell it all up
If the price fells right
I won't judge
If you get off your knees
You'll be out on the breeze
Take a lesson from me
Don't get stuck on a dream

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"I Want None of This" as written by Thomas Edward Yorke

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  • +2
    General CommentI think this is the simplest, yet most powerful song about a failed relationship ever written.
    street_spiriton February 25, 2009   Link
  • +1
    General CommentI think this song could be about many things. But I tend to agree with near fantastica. This song works better as that of the breakup of an intimate relationship. He is also saying she can sell off all their stuff and he doesn't want any of it. It would just bring him bad memories if he were to keep the stuff they both shared. If this song were not about the breakup of a marriage or something like that, some of the lines would not really make sense. But it's a beautiful song and in general it can apply to any situation where a person decides not to hold on to something that is negative... even if it means losing out on material things.
    eatenbythewormson August 03, 2006   Link
  • +1
    General Commentthis song to me is about how someone can be so hung up on things then they forget how important intangibles can be.
    On A Fridayon April 29, 2007   Link
  • +1
    General Commentabout a relationship that is falling apart. this song is depressing but very beautiful as usual. music to fit my mood
    Xeanson September 23, 2007   Link
  • +1
    General CommentOuch, imagine your ex telling you this at the end of a relationship....cutting lyrics. beautifully razor sharp.
    peoplewithhandson May 26, 2009   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis song is wonderful ... really nostalgic feel, and simple but really powerful lyrics. reminds me of some of radioheads older things.... i love it.
    rocketqueenzon September 27, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti love this song. so many people on forums bitch about it and how boring it is. i love it. especially the bit where thom sings: 'don't get stuck on a dream. i still have no idea what it means. maybe Thom is doing that thing where he pretends he's someone else like electroneering or we suck young blood..... who knows! i love this song
    Swizz*on September 30, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commentk this songs pretty good, but obviously nowhere near there best... its about a relationship which has recently ended, and thom is fed up with it and depressed. he basically doesnt care and the line: "take a lesson from me, dont get stuck on a dream." means simply he really believed that he and his partner were meant for each other but that is obviously not the case
    near fantasticaon January 02, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI love this song. Radiohead is so mellowing. The only place I've heard it played is, which I highly reccomend.
    kgrayon January 03, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General CommentIt's also own the The War Child Album 'Help! A Day in the Life' - which is also a great album...
    Oceaniaon January 16, 2006   Link

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