These days, I’m on the verge of tears.
What can I do when I’m on the verge of tears?
- Name it.
- Look up quotes about tears.
Tears come from the heart and not from the brain.
There is a sacredness in tears. They are not a mark of weakness, but of power. They speak more eloquently than ten thousand tongues. They are the messengers of overwhelming grief, of deep contrition, of unspeakable love.
It is such a secret place, the land of tears.
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
Nothing dries sooner than tears.
Tears are the summer showers to the soul.
The tears of the world are a constant quality. For each one who begins to weep, somewhere else another stops. The same is true for laughter.
More tears are shed over answered prayers than unanswered ones.
Sympathizing and selfish people are alike, both given to tears.
Beauty of any kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
The tree which moves some to tears of joy is in the eyes of others only a green thing that stands in the way. Some see nature all ridicule and deformity .. and some scarce see nature at all. But to the eyes of the [hu]man of imagination, nature is imagination itself.
I cry very easily. It can be a movie, a phone conversation, a sunset — tears are words waiting to be written.
In art there are tears that lie too deep for thought.
When we lose one we love, our bitterest tears are called forth by the memory of hours when we loved not enough.
Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion. I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward.
The cure for anything is salt water: sweat, tears, or the sea.
Those quotes have me on the verge of tears and on the verge of sharing some recent photos.
Here’s another quote about tears:
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears from the eyes of woman.
Even though “should”s and male ideas about the differences between men and women can put me on the verge of tears, that quote is still a great introduction to today’s music.
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I am on the verge of ending today’s post, so thanks to all who helped me create today’s blog and — of course! — to YOU.