You're the Buddha

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Howard Jones

Howard Jones (born John Howard Jones, 23 February 1955, Southampton, Hampshire, England) is a British musician, singer and songwriter. According to the Guinness Book of British Hit Singles & Albums, "Jones is an accomplished singer-songwriter who was a regular chart visitor in the mid 1980s wit… more »

There were times when I thought there was nothin' in this world There was nothin' in this world for me Everywhere I looked there was trouble in my life Trouble far as I could see
Hey there's a man doin' alright What's his philosophy?
He come over here and whispered in my ear

You're the Buddha, you're the Christ,
You're the Mohammed, and the Mother Mary

So who am I so nervous and shy
To be brilliant and talented It's the light not the dark that frightens us most
And the power lies in our head
You playin' small doesn't help at all
The world need the things you give Switch yourself on, turn the pressure on

You're the Buddha, you're the Christ,
You're the Mohammed, and the Mother Mary
 There are times when I think there's plenty in this world There's plenty in this world for me Anytime I see trouble in my life
It becomes an opportunity Now there's a chance to make the world dance
You do it unconsciously Help this Winter turn into Spring 
You're the Buddha, you're the Christ,
You're the Mohammed, and the Mother Mary




Written by: ANDREW ROSS, HOWARD JONES

Lyrics © KOBALT SONGS MUSIC PUB O/B/O HOJO GLOBAL MUSIC

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You're the Buddha