…trying to solve an algebra equation by chewing bubble gum
The lyrics are taken from a famous essay — written in 1997 by Mary Schmich, a columnist with the Chicago Tribune — which gives some amazing advice for life, thoroughly recommend everyone to watch this video and read the essay:
Some of my favorite ones:
Get to know your parents. You never know when they'll be gone for good
Understand that friends come & go, but with a precious few you should hold on
Dance, even if you have nowhere to do it but your living room.