Billy Joel - Honesty Lyrics

Writer(s) : JOEL, BILLY
Artist: Billy Joel Lyrics
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Album: Track 2 on 52nd Street
Released : 1979
Format : 7"
Recorded : 1978
Genre : Soft rock
Length : 3:53
Label : Columbia
Writer(s) : Billy Joel
Producer : Phil Ramone
Certification : Gold (RIAJ)
Rate: Honesty gets avg. rating 5.9 out of 10 based on 88 ratings. Rate the song now!!!

If you search for tenderness
It isn't hard to find.
You can have the love you need to live.
But if you look for truthfulness
You might just as well be blind.
It always seems to be so hard to give.

Honesty is such a lonely word.
Everyone is so untrue.
Honesty is hardly ever heard.
And mostly what I need from you.

I can always find someone
To say they sympathize.
If I wear my heart out on my sleeve.
But I don't want some pretty face
To tell me pretty lies.
All I want is someone to believe.

Honesty is such a lonely word.
Everyone is so untrue.
Honesty is hardly ever heard.
And mostly what I need from you.

I can find a lover.
I can find a friend.
I can have security until the bitter end.
Anyone can comfort me
With promises again.
I know, I know.

When I'm deep inside of me
Don't be too concerned.
I won't ask for nothin' while I'm gone.
But when I want sincerity
Tell me where else can I turn.
Because you're the one that I depend upon.

Honesty is such a lonely word.
Everyone is so untrue.
Honesty is hardly ever heard.
And mostly what I need from you.


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