One man speaking the truth
No one likes when it fits
So we tell soothing lies
And betray our own lips

The uncivilized world
And its people decay
Once sweet breeze is defiled
Sucking our breath away

Yesterday's answers has nothing to do
With today's questions

Life can only be understood in reverse
But must be lived forwardsâ?¦
I'm losing my senses, I'm losing my senses

We watch as the living all die
Contemplating if we should
Ever open our eyes

If all that we touch
Keeps turning to sand
We will cease to exist
Till the last living man

Yesterday's answers has nothing to do
With today's questions

Life can only be understood in reverse
But must be lived forwardâ?¦
Life can only be understood in reverse
But must be lived forwardâ?¦
I'm losing my senses

Yesterday's answers has nothing to do
With today's questions

Life can only be understood in reverse
But must be lived forwardsâ?¦
Life can only be understood in reverse
But must be lived forwardsâ?¦


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Losing My Senses Lyrics as written by Dave Mustaine

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    How we live and make mistakes only then understand how we should live.. but after is too late.. and it always happens like that...always... 'Yesterday's answers has nothing to do With today's questions'

    perilsofbeingin3Don April 05, 2005   Link
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    I like this a lot

    2006200720082009on October 22, 2006   Link
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    General Comment

    perilsofbeing is exactly right.

    "Life can only be understood in reverse But must be lived forwards"

    This means that when we look back on things we realize what we should've done and what was best but when we face them in the present we just have to take is as we go

    Rebellion11on November 18, 2009   Link
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    I always thought he said "Life can only be understood in reverse, but must be lived for worth." Either way I got the same meaning out of it, except that I thought he was explaining that it was necessary to live it.

    I like Mustain's lyrics better.

    VylePhinderon January 15, 2014   Link

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