Swinging on a Star - Wikipedia - You should be swinging on a star
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"Swinging on a Star" is an American pop standard with music composed by Jimmy Van Heusen The singer turned to his son and said to him, "If you don't go to school, you might grow up to be a mule." Van Heusen thought this clever rebuke would make a good song for the film. He pictured Crosby, who played a priest. Swinging On A Star Lyrics: Would you like to swing on a star / Carry moonbeams home in a jar / And be better off than you are / Or would you rather be a mule?