Sowing The Seeds Of Utopia (from No Substance) | Discography | The Bad Religion Page - Since 1995
Quote of the day: "I'm not respectable, and never sensible, I've been incredible so damned irascible and I like the things I do so hooray for me" - Hooray For Me...
Sowing The Seeds Of Utopia
Details
Written by: Greg Graffin
Released in: 1998
Lyrics
Got your own interpretation of these lyrics? Scroll down and share it!
<p>We all know politicians only go
Just halfway there,
Just halfway there.
The innocence of youth needs protection not abuse
But no one seems to care,
Yet no one seems to care.

And you sit there and watch the world go around
From your pseudo-benevolent vantage point,
While we who've been left to pick up after you
Try our best to make some sense for those who
Come next.

Now what have you done to foster the truth
Besides just hide the lies?
Besides just hide the lies?
A selfish campaign never justifies the gain,
But the means are verified,
Yeah, the means are verified.

And you sit there and insist you are right
From your popular psychological podium,
While those who rely and depend on you,
They wilt because you don't accept we need
Each other.

While sowing the seeds of Utopia,
You invoked a convenient amnesia.
You forgot how to care, you forgot how to provide,
You forgot how to work towards a meaningful life.

Tabs
Type Format Date submitted Tabbed by Rating
Guitar Tabs Unknown
No info available
You need to be logged in to add tabs. Login now.
Versions
Version Length Release Catalog ID Country Format Year
Album version
2:01 No Substance 6997-3 Europe 12" 2018
2:01 No Substance 6997-1 Europe 12" 2013
2:01 No Substance 6997-1 Europe 12" 2013
2:01 No Substance 6997-1 United States 12" 2010
2:01 No Substance 6997-2 Europe CD 2008
Show 19 more
Not specified
2:01 The New America ZK07115 Russia CD 2000
2:01 No Substance 83094-2P United States CD 1998
2:01 No Substance SAMPCD 4959 Germany CD 1998
2:01 No Substance tbd United States CD 1998
Info from 'The Answer'
No information found
Add a song interpretation
Interpretations can be personal and do not have to be consistent with the song writer's original intention. Please use (good) arguments so others can understand your view on this song. Simply saying you agree with someone else is not considered an interpretation and those posts will therefore be deleted. Any other discussions can be continued in our forum.
Song interpretations (1)
Samhain138
Guest
Guest

Location: Global Citizen
07/17/2004 at 02:40
Search discography
Top discography contributors