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Matt Ancient

(11 january 1985 / Africa)

The philosophy of water


Be water brother
Be water
For if you put water in a cup
It takes the shape of the cup
Put water in a tank
It will take the shape of the tank
Put water in a pool
And it will take the shape of the pool
So be water brother
Be water
Rise to any height
Don't stop the fight
Take your form
Do perform
A running water can not be still
So keep flowing
Go on, keep moving
Don't stop brother
Flow like water

Submitted: Thursday, April 04, 2013
Edited: Friday, October 11, 2013

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