Gazing through the window at the world outside
Wondering will Mother Earth survive
Hoping that mankind will stop abusing her, sometime

After all there's only just the two of us
And here we are still fighting for our lives
Watching all of history repeat itself, time after time

I'm just a dreamer, I dream my life away
I'm just a dreamer, who dreams of better days

I watch the sun go down like everyone of us
I'm hoping that the dawn will bring a sign
A better place for those who will come after us, this time

I'm just a dreamer, I dream my life away oh yeah
I'm just a dreamer, who dreams of better days

Your higher power maybe God or Jesus Christ
It doesn't really matter much to me
Without each others help there ain't no hope for us
I'm living in a dream of fantasy, oh yeah yeah yeah!

If only we could all just find serenity
It would be nice if we could live as one
When will all this anger, hate and bigotry be gone?

I'm just a dreamer, I dream my life away (today)
I'm just a dreamer, who dreams of better days (okay)
I'm just a dreamer, who's searching for the way (today)
I'm just a dreamer, dreaming my life away (oh yeah yeah yeah)


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Dreamer Lyrics as written by Mick Jones, Ozzy Osbourne, Marti Frederiksen

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.

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  • +5
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    Ozzy has always said he was influenced by the Beatles, and once said he was always trying to make his "Sgt. Pepper" album. Well, he is on his way. "Dreamer" is everything John Lennon's "Imagine" ever was and is. Better in my opinion, and I am a Beatles fan.

    preacherbobon May 12, 2002   Link
  • +1
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    this is a fucking awesome song, yes it is a little soft for ozzy's taste, but fuck yeah this song is great .. A+, go ozzy much love

    xgrrbabion May 02, 2002   Link
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    WTF.. all the comments and no one has posted anything about the song meaning? Yes we all know this is a good song, but we don't give a shit about how you and your girlfriend fucked to this song some sunny day.

    This is Ozzy's vision of a better world for his children. He envisions a place where they are happy and safe. Ozzy compares this to John Lennon's "Imagine," which contains the line, "You might say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one." The Beatles were a big influence on Ozzy, as they also became stars after growing up in a poor section of England. Another reference to John Lennon is the line "After all, there's only just the two of us." This is an acknowledgment of the Beatles song "Two of Us."

    That is what it really means.. but what does it mean to you?

    Outpouron November 17, 2004   Link
  • 0
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    awesome ozzy song

    hh01kmgon December 15, 2001   Link
  • 0
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    Beautiul song :)

    Bwoodingon January 12, 2002   Link
  • 0
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    I wonder where I can find the piano chords for this song. It's a really great song to learn.

    maveric4728on February 03, 2002   Link
  • 0
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    Very Nice. I love Zakk's Solo in this song, 5 stars out of 5. :)

    RRhoadsFanon March 15, 2002   Link
  • 0
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    What else can I say about this song, other than it's one of the BEST Ozzy songs I've ever heard? OZZY RULES! =)

    MuDvAyNeFrEeK420on April 04, 2002   Link
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    Softer, but it is the best fuckin' Ozzy song in creation.

    the Edgeon May 01, 2002   Link
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    This is a great song! "Down To Earth" shows that Ozzy has not lost it!

    TheGodThatFailedon May 07, 2002   Link

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