Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears from the eyes of woman.
Remember me with smiles and laughter, for that is how I will remember you all. If you can only remember me with tears, then don't remember me at all.
There is a sacredness in tears. They are not the mark of weakness, but of power. They speak more eloquently than ten thousand tongues. They are the messengers of overwhelming grief, of deep contrition, and of unspeakable love.