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Cries And Crying Quotes

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.

Author: Samuel Beckett (1906-1989)

Profession: Irish Dramatist, Novelist

Oh! too convincing -- dangerously dear -- In woman's eye the unanswerable tear!

Author: Lord Byron (1788-1824)

Profession: British Poet

The drying up a single tear has more of honest fame, than shedding seas of gore.

Author: Lord Byron (1788-1824)

Profession: British Poet

I wept not, so to stone within I grew.

Author: Dante Alighieri (1265-1321)

Profession: Italian Philosopher, Poet

It opens the lungs, washes the countenance, exercises the eyes, and softens down the temper; so cry away.

Author: Charles Dickens (1812-1870)

Profession: British Novelist

I cry every chance I get.

Author: Richard Gere (1949)

Profession: American Actor

Whatever tears one may shed, in the end one always blows one's nose.

Author: Heinrich Heine (1797-1856)

Profession: German Poet, Journalist

Have a good cry, wash out your heart. If you keep it inside it'll tear you apart. Sometimes you lose, but you're gonna win if you just hang in.

Author: Dr. Hook


He does not weep who does not see.

Author: Victor Hugo (1802-1885)

Profession: French Poet, Dramatist, Novelist

It is only to the happy that tears are a luxury.

Author: Thomas Moore (1779-1852)

Profession: Irish Poet

Shining through tears, like April suns in showers, that labor to overcome the cloud that loads em.

Author: Thomas Otway (1652-1685)

Profession: British Dramatist

Only to have a grief equal to all these tears!

Author: Adrienne Rich (1929)

Profession: American Poet

There are people who laugh to show their fine teeth; and there are those who cry to show their good hearts.

Author: Joseph Roux (1834-1905)

Profession: French Priest, Writer

One weeps not save when one is afraid, and that is why kings are tyrants.

Author: Marquis De Sade (1740-1814)

Profession: French Author

I have full cause of weeping, but this heart shall break into a hundred thousand flaws or ere I'll weep.

Author: William Shakespeare (1564-1616)

Profession: British Poet, Playwright, Actor