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Joe Frazier is so ugly that when he cries, the tears turn around and go down the back of his head.
More tears are shed over answered prayers than unanswered ones.
Saint Teresa of Avila
When onstage, I always try to take my audience through as many emotions as I possibly can. I want them to go from laughter to tears, be shocked and surprised and walk out the door with a renewed sense of themselves - and maybe a smile.
It is such a secret place, the land of tears.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
I've always been a fan of melody and emotional melancholy, whether it was Rites of Spring or Tears for Fears or Neil Young. If I hear a song that has a sweet melody, I'm a sucker for it, whether it's Linkin Park or Little Richard.
I hope you will go out and let stories happen to you, and that you will work them, water them with your blood and tears and you laughter till they bloom, till you yourself burst into bloom.
Clarissa Pinkola Estes
The writer is someone who tears himself to pieces in order to liberate his neighbor.
Monopoly may also end in tears, but its tensions are cruder, lacking the infinitely subtle shadings of irritation and acrimony provided by Scrabble.
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
To me the meanest flower that blows can give thoughts that do often lie too deep for tears.
The tears of the world are a constant quality. For each one who begins to weep, somewhere else another stops. The same is true of the laugh.
It is little men know of women; their smiles and their tears alike are seldom what they seem.
Some indeed have tears naturally, when the higher motion of the soul makes itself felt in the lower, or because God our Lord, seeing that it would be good for them, allows them to melt into tears. But this does not mean that they have greater charity or that they are more effective than others who enjoy no tears.
Tears are the natural penalties of pleasure. It is a law that we should pay for all that we enjoy.
William Gilmore Simms
I've always been able to transform happiness and pain and sorrow and tears into positive energy.
All lives have triumphs and tragedies, laughter and tears, and mine has been no different. What really matters is whether, after all of that, you remain strong and a comfort to your loved ones. I have tried to meet that test.
You have a lot of ups and downs in coaching, especially, but I can't remember any bad times at this point. I mean, they're all good. A lot of tears when you lose, a lot of down times, but I can't remember any of them. They're all positive now. Even the bad times were good.
Tears are nature's lotion for the eyes. The eyes see better for being washed by them.
Christian Nestell Bovee
When we lose one we love, our bitterest tears are called forth by the memory of hours when we loved not enough.
I loved raising my kids. I loved the process, the dirt of it, the tears of it, the frustration of it, Christmas, Easter, birthdays, growth charts, pediatrician appointments. I loved all of it.
There isn't a single human being who hasn't plenty to cry over, and the trick is to make the laughs outweigh the tears.
Every therapeutic cure, and still more, any awkward attempt to show the patient the truth, tears him from the cradle of his freedom from responsibility and must therefore reckon with the most vehement resistance.
Sympathizing and selfish people are alike, both given to tears.
When Alexander of Macedon was 33, he cried salt tears because there were no more worlds to conquer. Eric Bristow is only 27.
A lot of my childhood memories involve walking home in floods of tears. At that age, feeling unpopular is difficult to handle.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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