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What’s A Song Lyric So Powerful, It Literally Changed The Way You See Yourself?

*Sobs in song lyrics.*

Look, I don't think it's a groundbreaking sentence to say that sometimes song lyrics aren't always JUST song lyrics. A line from your favorite song can move you, challenge you, and — in some cases — even change you.

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So — with this in mind — what's a song lyric so incredible, it changed you in some way?

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Maybe it's a classic lyric, like this one from Fleetwood Mac's "Landslide," that made you realize how simple and beautiful life is:

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Or perhaps this lyric from Tupac's "Keep Ya Head Up" was the only thing that got you through that one terrible break-up:

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Heck, maybe it was THIS line from recently reunited emo icons My Chemical Romance's "Famous Last Words" that got you through the toughest of times:

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Please share the song lyric, song title, artist, and a little bit about HOW it changed you in the comments below for a chance to be featured in an upcoming BuzzFeed Community post and/or video!

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