We Never Change
Coldplay Lyrics


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I want to live life
Never be cruel
I want to live life
Be good to you

I want to fly
And never come down
And live my life
And have friends around

We never change do we, no, no
We never learn do we

So I want to live in a wooden house
I want to live life always be true
I want to live life and be good to you

I want to fly and never come down
And live my life
And have friends around

We never change do we
No no
We never learn do we

So I want to live in a wooden house
Where making more friends would be easy

Oh and I don't have a soul to save
Yes and I sin every single day

We never change do we
We never learn do we

So I want to live in a wooden house




Where making more friends would be easy
I want to live where the sun comes out

Overall Meaning

The lyrics of Coldplay's "We Never Change" are a reflection on self-improvement and the desire to live a meaningful life. The song discusses the singer's wish for a life without cruelty, where they can be true to themselves and be good to those around them. The first verse of the song sets the tone for this sentiment. The singer sings, "I want to live life, never be cruel. I want to live life, be good to you." It showcases their desire for a life where kindness and compassion are at the forefront.


The next few lines of the song express the singer's desire to be free and unbound - to fly and never come down. They want to live their life to the fullest, surrounded by friends and loved ones. The second verse expresses the singer's reluctance to change and their lack of progress towards self-improvement. The lyrics, "We never change do we, no, no. We never learn do we," highlight the fact that while they want to make changes, they struggle to do so.


The chorus of the song is a repetition of the previous lines, with the addition of the desire for a wooden house where making friends would be easy. This line expands on the singer's wish for community and connection. In the final verse, the singer admits to their faults, stating they "sin every single day" and that they have "no soul to save". The song ends with a repetition of the chorus, emphasizing the singer's desire for kindness and community.


Overall, "We Never Change" is a reflective song that touches on themes of self-improvement and the desire for connection. It expresses the desire for a kinder way of living and the struggle to achieve it.


Line by Line Meaning

I want to live life
The singer wants to have a fulfilling life.


Never be cruel
The singer does not want to treat others with cruelty.


Be good to you
The singer wants to treat someone (possibly a lover) with kindness.


I want to fly
The singer wants to live freely and without constraints.


And never come down
The singer wants to maintain this sense of freedom.


And have friends around
The singer wants to maintain a social circle and have companionship.


We never change do we, no, no
The singer recognizes that people tend to remain the same throughout their lives.


We never learn do we
The singer notes that people tend to repeat their mistakes instead of learning from them.


So I want to live in a wooden house
The singer desires a simpler life without the complications of modern utilities and amenities.


Where making more friends would be easy
The singer wants to be in a place where socializing is uncomplicated and making new friends is effortless.


Oh and I don't have a soul to save
The singer is non-religious and does not believe in saving their soul for an afterlife.


Yes and I sin every single day
The singer acknowledges that they are flawed and make mistakes regularly.


I want to live where the sun comes out
The singer desires to live in a place with abundant sunshine and positivity.




Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group
Written by: Christopher Anthony John Martin, Guy Rupert Berryman, Jonathan Mark Buckland, William Champion

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Alyas Scofield


on Yellow

love it

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on A Sky Full of Stars

<3 love it!

Jeannie Smith


on Shiver

Also I'd like to add that this song and some oyher stuff makes me think of The Bee Gees for some reason.

Jeannie Smith


on Shiver

I like this because of Lucy who's knickname is Shivers.

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on Speed of Sound

I like all of Coldplay's songs so far. :)

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on O

I like this.

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on A Sky Full of Stars

love this song <3

Jeannie Smith


on A Sky Full of Stars

Like this!

Kirstine Reville


on Fix You

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