Tears Quotes

Allan Folsom

But thinking never took away tears. Only time did.

Lauren Conrad

Don't cry over someone who wouldn't cry over you.

José N. Harris

Tears shed for another person are not a sign of weakness. They are a sign of a pure heart.


It's so curious: one can resist tears and 'behave' very well in the hardest hours of grief. But then someone makes you a friendly sign behind a window, or one notices that a flower that was in bud only yesterday has suddenly blossomed, or a letter slips from a drawer... and everything collapses.

Robert Herrick

Tears are the noble language of eyes, and when true love of words is destitute. The eye by tears speak, while the tongue is mute.

Jennifer Elisabeth

You battled monsters. You sweat and cried your way to this one prolific moment where you finally realize that those dark days and sleepless nights were pre-requisites to your becoming.

Lev Grossman

You said the words, and they altered the universe. By merely speaking you could create damage and pain, cause tears to fall, drive people away, make yourself feel better, make your life worse.

Aisha Mirza

Tears are the words that the heart could not express, silent truths the eyes do confess.

John Geddes

...I gave you painted air - tears I couldn't weep - truths I couldn't speak - all the words that caught in my throat...

Emily Arden

Perhaps it was the darkness and secrecy that lent an extra layer of excitement to their meeting? Certainly, all of her other senses felt heightened to an almost unbearable extent. She couldn’t see, but she could hear the distant strains of dance music as the steady beat thrummed through her body; and she could feel so much with just one touch.

Emily Arden

It was a perfect moment and she was shocked to feel a tear roll slowly down her cheek. The warm droplet reached his finger where it lay against her skin, and even though it was far too dark to see anything clearly, she sensed that he was bringing it up to his mouth.

Maryrose Wood

I take my metal canister of tea off the shelf. It is my own mixture of dried lavender blossoms and lemon balm, harvested from my garden and hung in the storeroom to dry. Weed helped me hang these stalks, I think. His hands touched these tender leaves, just as they touch me.

Nikolai Gogol

I am fated to journey hand in hand with my strange heroes and to survey the surging immensity of life, to survey it through the laughter that all can see and through the tears unseen and unknown by anyone.

Jerry Spinelli

When a stargirl cries, she sheds not tears but light.

Jack Kerouac

My eyes were glued on life
and they were full of tears.

Samuel Beckett

The tears of the world are a constant quantity. For each one who begins to weep somewhere else another stops. The same is true of the laugh.

Victor Hugo

When the heart is dry the eye is dry.. Victor Hugo
When the heart is dry the eye is dry.

Deepak Chandra

Happiness & Sadness are two contemporary stages in life. A wise man overcomes sadness with his wisdom, and a foolish man faces it with tears.

Nicholas Sparks

God, with a wisdom I can't claim to understand, called you home a long time ago, and the tears I shed that night have never seemed to dry.

Shannon Hale

There you go...let it all slide out. Unhappiness can't stick in a person's soul when it's slick with tears.

Jeremy Aldana

Insecurities have the ability to shape and mold our minds to live with everything that’s bad; like crying on the inside, while smiling on the outside…thus creating pain…but, alas, I have the answer; forget about what you thought and enjoy (embrace) what you feel

Wilfred Owen

These men are worth your tears. You are not worth their merriment.

Santosh Kalwar

Mother earth cried so much that she has pool of tears more than the land of happiness.

Michael Bassey Johnson

The more death, the more birth. People are entering, others are exiting. The cry of a baby, the mourning of others. When others cry, the other are laughing and making merry. The world is mingled with sadness, joy, happiness, anger, wealth, poverty, etc.

Srividya Srinivasan

There should be a measure for happiness or sadness, like the width of your smile, the twinkle in your eyes, the depth of your laughter or the salt of your tears.

Erich Segal

And then I did what I had never done in his presence, much less in his arms. I cried.

Sherman Alexie

When it comes to death, we know that laughter and tears are pretty much the same thing.

Nina LaCour

He wipes tears off my face and then snot. He uses his hands. He loves me
He wipes tears off my face and then snot. He uses his hands. He loves me that much.

William Shakespeare

Too much of water hast thou, poor Ophelia,
And therefore I forbid my tears.

Rebecca Barlow Jordan

Tears are God's way of cleansing the heart.

Junaid E Mustafa

Tears before God water dreams.

J.E.B. Spredemann

It was then that she realized she still had God. He was the only one who hadn't left her. He knew who she was, even if she didn't. A single tear formed in the corner of her eye as she thanked God for not abandoning her - especially when she needed Him most.

Charlotte Eriksson

Well, at least this is what I told myself every day as I fell asleep with the fire still burning and the moon shining high up in the sky and my head spinning comforting from two bottles of wine, and I smiled with tears in my eyes because it was beautiful and so god damn sad and I did not know how to be one of those without the other.

Colleen Hoover

She's absolutely beautiful. Her hope is beautiful. The smile on her face is beautiful. The tears streaming down her cheeks are beautiful.


Fort Free

Her tears are too heavy they sink my heart, I hope she stopped crying.

Santosh Kalwar

If I can see pain in your eyes then share with me your tears. If I can see joy in your eyes then share with me your smile.

Kendare Blake

Anna's eyes soften, and the stubborn tears begin to recede. The way she stands, the way she breathes, I know she wants to come closer. New knowledge fills up the air between us and neither of us wants to breathe it in.

Sir Kristian Goldmund Aumann

One day when I die, I will take your tears in me; as provision for my long journey to the gods.

Teresa R. Funke

The tears are falling freely now, and I don't care if he sees them. They're tears of relief for my nephew, worry for my grandfather and my brother, and shame for my mistake. I figure I earned them.

Ram Mohan

Only those relationships last forever that do not have a name.

Ram Mohan

The one who cries, is always the one who is in need.

Jim George

Tears are not a sign of weakness. They are a sign of compassion.

Lessman, Julie

Let's not cry about it, shall we, Marcy? Let's pray about it instead.

A Passion Most Pure

Jaelle Siang'a

If your success is as a result of a trail of tears & hurt you left in anothers life, Karmas' watching.

Herbjørg Wassmo

Tačiau kas naiviai tiki, jog moterų ašaros reiškia pasidavimą,
menkai jas pažįsta.

Fort Free

This comedy show will end.
The endless streams of tears of a 79 year old woman are now enough for her to wash her swollen feet.

Laurie R. King

That's what tears are for, you know, to wash away the fear and cool the hate.

Veronica Roth

I clench my teeth as tears come. I am fed up. I am fed up with tears and weakness. But there isn't much I can do to stop them. ~ 'Tris

Erin Merryn

Hiding my pain and acting strong, afraid to cry and show my tears, I struggle with all this years later.

Michael Bassey Johnson

Comfort came in and stood with an appearance of guilt and shame.
Her head bent, her eyes soaked with tears, her hands and legs, vibrating like a guiter string as perspiration covered her entire body, she felt like disappearing into the thin air, maybe to another mind creating world.

Amy Harmon

I had feared that if I opened the floodgates I would drown. But as the waves crashed over me, I was not consumed, I was swept up, washed, my soul blanketed with blessed relief.

Edgar Allan Poe

Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.

Haruki Murakami

Even so, there were times I saw freshness and beauty. I could smell the air, and I really loved rock 'n' roll. Tears were warm, and girls were beautiful, like dreams. I liked movie theaters, the darkness and intimacy, and I liked the deep, sad summer nights.

Rebecca Solnit

[B]eauty is one of the things that make you cry and so maybe beauty is always tied up in tears.

John R.W. Stott

The truth is that there are such things as Christian tears, and too few of us ever weep them.

Dave Matthes

Some people's glasses are half full. I'm the one drinking them.
Some people have forgotten that Pluto is still a planet. I still remember my childhood.
Some people are vegans. I have common sense.
Some people call me Maurice. Some people call me the Gangsta of Love.
Some people just want to live...but me, I'm the one still alive.

Dennis E. Adonis

Stay away from any minute of joy that can bring you a lifetime of sorrow.

Brian Jacques

Don't be ashamed to weep; 'tis right to grieve. Tears are only water, and flowers, trees, and fruit cannot grow without water. But there must be sunlight also. A wounded heart will heal in time, and when it does, the memory and love of our lost ones is sealed inside to comfort us.

Paulo Coelho

As he was about to climb yet another dune, his heart whispered, "Be aware of the place where you are brought to tears. That's where I am, and thats where your treasure is.

Susanna Tamaro

Unshed tears leave a deposit on your heart. Eventually they form a crust around it and paralyze it, the way mineral deposits paralyze a washing machine.

Hannah Hurnard

The heart knoweth its own sorrow and there are times when, like David, it is comforting to think that our tears are put in a bottle and not one of them forgotten by the one who leads us in paths of sorrow.

Sanhita Baruah

My world is a million shattered pieces put together, glued by my tears, where each piece
My world is a million shattered pieces put together, glued by my tears, where each piece is nothing but a reflection of YOU.

Donald L. Hicks

Never be afraid to cry. Sometimes, nothing can cleanse the heart more than a few wet tears.

Kishore Bansal

Tears is the voice of heart in pain, in absence of feelings one don't care what you share.

Ikechukwu Izuakor

When out eyes are tear-stained then our heart is blood-stained as well

Ikechukwu Izuakor

Tears are just the overflow from the river-banks of the heart.

Ikechukwu Izuakor

When our eyes are tear-stained, then our hearts are blood-stained

Charlotte Brontë

You have not wept at all! I see a white cheek and a faded eye, but no trace of tears. I suppose then, your heart has been weeping blood?

Anushka Bhartiya

It pierced the heart...and there was blood all around...soaking his hands in it, he tried wiping her tears...

Anthony Liccione

A false love, begins with the eye and soon spills from the eye in pain. Where a true love, begins with the eye, and settles in the heart.

Amardeep Singh

I cried for her , But not now because my tears become so dried and my heart becomes so solid..... But still loves her with this solid heart But don't know why still eyes are wet while i am writing this quote. :(

Ferenc Molnár

Tears have the value of gold on the scales of the human heart' and the weights do not ask whether it is found or stolen gold, or whether you had to sweat in the digging.

Dick Donovan

A man need not be ashamed of moist eyes when he gazes on the face of some loved one who is far away. It's human. It shows a kindly heart, an impressionable mind!

("The Doomed Man")

Albert Smith

Tears are the safety value of the heart when too much pressure is laid on it .

Diyar Harraz

There was this saying that kept on haunting her mind – tears make you seem weak. And she wasn’t weak. It was just that sometimes when she was all alone, it had made everything seemed so much real and convincing.

Shaun Hick

Eyes so young, so full of pain ... Two lonely drops of winter rain ... And no tear could these eyes sustain ... For too much had they seen.

Hannah Kilfoyle

The muscles behind both eyes hurt
and the skin all down the front
is swelling from the veins burst
though the circles look less sunk. Tears did fill them in though
and I did push the waves
right from my own souls windows
to water down it's grave

Lemony Snicket

The sea is nothing but a library of all the tears in history.

Lemony Snicket

Sunny held Kit, and Violet held Klaus, and for a minute the four castaways did nothing but weep, letting their tears run down their faces and into the sea, which some have said is nothing but a library of all tears in history.

Ikechukwu Izuakor

When the love is gone, tears means nothing.

Ann Marie Aguilar

If you choose to be sad then you will be sad but there times you don't know why you're sad. Tears start flowing from your eyes.

Elizabeth Bourgeret

Crying in the rain. No one sees your tears and your pain gets washed away.

Roman Payne

She was a free bird one minute: queen of the world and laughing. The next minute she would be in tears like a porcelain angel, about to teeter, fall and break. She never cried because she was afraid that something 'would' happen; she would cry because she feared something that could render the world more beautiful, 'would not' happen.

Renee Carlino

Tears had poured from her eyes without any change in her facial expression. It’s pure pain and pure surrender when your soul cries without any fight from your body and that’s how I knew she was deeply affected.

Veronica Roth

Crying defies scientific explanation. Tears are only meant to lubricate the eyes. There is no real reason for tear glands to overproduce tears at the behest of emotion.

Hollywood Undead

I wont cry, it'll be fine. I'll take my last breath. Push it out my chest 'til there's nothing left.

A. Kamalei

The moment you realize your eyes hurt not because of rubbing them, but because of the tears you wasted, on him.

Kristin Hannah

Alice started to cry. It came with no sound, no shuddering, no childlike hysterics, just a soul-deep release that turned into moisture and dripped down her puffy pink cheeks. She touched her tears, frowning. Then she looked up at Julia and whimpered two words before she fell asleep. ‘Real hurts.’

Michael Hayssus

The most painful tears are the ones shed for a person you thought would never hurt or lie to

Lailah Gifty Akita

Relieve your pain.
Shedding tears is good for the soul.

Dinesh Kumar Biran

The Rain Falls Because sky can no longer handle its heaviness..
Just like Tears,
It falls because the heart can no longer handle the pain.. !

Munia Khan

Only tears can hear the sound of pain
when warm blood reddens discolored stain

Lity Munshi

no water can be touched like pain of pearl-if you touched one drop of tear

Banyu Biru

tears fertilize your pain

Harley King

Over time our tears will help heal the pain and soothe the hurt.

Moffat Machingura

There is the pain that made me cry,
and then there is the strength that
made me stop crying.
So I am glad the pain came
because without it I would not have
discovered my strength.

Munia Khan

Each tear longs to kiss sorrow

Munia Khan

Tears are my joy to hide my pain;
like thunder hides the sound of rain.

Phindiwe Nkosi

The heart aches in brokenness as daylight awakens the pain of knowing.

Paula Heller Garland

When we see others cry it is difficult, not because of feeling their pain, but your own.

Munia Khan

Weep hard as much as you need; but do not let your tears pursue the sorrow for the rest of your life.

Samar Sudha

There is very hard bonding between Tears and Rain, often both falls together in Happiness and in Pain'' -Samar Sudha

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