I hope this inspires you when nothing does
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I would rather use non violence and intelligence to defend ourselves than war and bombings.
Political leaders tell us to go to war, but they wouldn’t sent their sons and daughters to those wars.
This could be an allusion to urban disadvantage. Governments promote betterment while not providing the means and resources necessary for the urban poor to achieve.
This is my life, you cant tell me how to live it
My shoes: my experience
My view: my viewpoint
My cue: My turn to speak
No one can change my opinions.
You don’t have to be a politician to be aware and argue the truth.
You don’t have to be a lawyer, or a judge or any other suit-wearing professional to have wisdom. This refers to common wisdom and street smarts.
Love is not fun
His friend is thinking of committing suicide, thus making his desperate life in a state of red, to a state of black (being dead)
He is shaking his father to wake up but he may have overdosed on pills.
His father was a gambler and every penny they got had to be on a bet