Looking in the Mirror

Spiritual Revelations for those seeking Humanity in Humans ~~CordieB.

There’s Hope

India Arie’s “There’s Hope is most befitting for today, Easter Sunday and every day of the year.  So listen to the music, read the lyrics, sing along, snap your fingers, clap your hands, smile, and remember, There’s Hope!

Peace, Light and Love, CordieB.

Back when I had a little
I thought that I needed a lot
A little was over rated,
But a lot was a little too complicated
You see-Zero didn’t satisfy me
A million didn’t make me happy
That’s when I learned a lesson
That it’s all about your perception
Hey-are you a papa or a superstar
So you act, so you feel, so you are
It ain’t about the size of your car
It’s about the size of the faith in your heart

There’s hope
It doesn’t cost a thing to smile
You don’t have to pay to laugh
You better thank God for that

Off in the back country of Brazil
A met a young brotha that made me feel
That I could accomplish anything.
You see just like me he wanted to sing
He had no windows and no doors
He lived a simple life and was extremely poor
On top of all of that he had no eye sight,
But that didn’t keep him from seein’ the light
He said, what’s it like in the USA,
And all I did was complain
He said-living here is Paradise
He taught me paradise in in your mind
You know that

There’s hope
It doesn’t cost a thing to smile
You don’t have to pay to laugh
You better thank God for that

Every time I turn on the T.V.
Somebody’s acting crazy
If you let it, it will drive you crazy
But I’m takin’ back my power today
Gas prices they just keep on rising
The government they keep on lying
But we gotta keep on surviving
Keep living our truth and do the best we can do

Stand up for your rights
Keep shining your light
And show the world your smile

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3 Comments»

  SanityFound wrote @

Absolutely beautiful, it always makes my spirit rise to the challenge this one! Thanks Cordie! Mwa

  nikamarie wrote @

Ok Cordie,

It must be something about this song because this morning i was jamming to her cd and i was like oh my i’m going to post one of her songs on my blog!!!!!!!!!!

Love you
Marie

  Tomas wrote @

There is the hope indeed, and therefore the smile remains .
I rejoice over the smile, and therefore the natural forces step back – the sunset becomes the dawn because the hope awaken the love and therefore my blogs are not my visions but the reflection of our walk in faith.
http://arthiker.wordpress.com/
At times, my voice sounds sadly, but your comments encourages and supports – enables to move further and I thank God for there is the love.


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