Tears are the symbol of the inability of the soul to restrain its emotion and retain its self command.
Henri Frédéric Amiel (1821-1881) Swiss writer.
I laugh because I must not cry. That is all. That is all.
Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) Politician. President of the United States.
What soap is for the body, tears are for the soul.
Tears are the silent language of grief.
Voltaire (1694-1778) French writer and historian.
In youth one has tears without grief, in old age grief without tears.
Jean Paul (1763-1825) German novelist and humorist.
Many shed tears merely for show, and have dry eyes when no one's around to observe them.
Seneca (4 BC-65) Roman philosopher and playwright.
Tears such as angels weep.
John Milton (1608-1674) English poet.
Tearless grief bleeds inwardly.
Christian Nevell Bovee (1820-1904) American author y lawyer.
If you wish me to weep, you must first show grief yourself.
Horace (BC 65-8) Latin lyric poet.
Pearls mean tears.
Doris Lessing (1919-?) British writer.