I used to cheerlead in high school, and I had the biggest crush on one of my teammates' brothers. I was a great tumbler, so when he showed up at practice one day, I tried to impress him, but I ended up landing on my face! When I got off the ground, I had rug burn on my nose. I was in tears because it hurt so bad!
Tears are the summer showers to the soul.
Both tears and sweat are salty, but they render a different result. Tears will get you sympathy; sweat will get you change.
The Christian life is not a constant high. I have my moments of deep discouragement. I have to go to God in prayer with tears in my eyes, and say, 'O God, forgive me', or 'Help me'.
Sympathizing and selfish people are alike, both given to tears.
You wind up creating from silence, like painting a picture on a blank canvas that could bring tears to somebody's eyes. As songwriters, our blank canvas is silence. Then we write a song from an idea that can change somebody's life. Songwriting is the closest thing to magic that we could ever experience. That's why I love songwriting.
Smiles, tears, of all my life! — and, if God choose, I shall but love thee better after death.
Crying is cleansing. There's a reason for tears, happiness or sadness.
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.
Tears — quotes and aphorisms
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
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.
Tears are the silent language of grief.
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.
Tears come from the heart and not from the brain.
Life is full of happiness and tears; be strong and have faith.