“Tears are words that need to be written.” – Paulo Coelho

“The soul would have no rainbow if the eyes had no tears.” – Native American Proverb

“Sadness flies away on the wings of time.” – Jean de La Fontaine

“Tears come from the heart and not from the brain.” – Leonardo da Vinci

“The deeper the sorrow, the less the tongue has it.” – The Talmud

“We must understand that sadness is an ocean, and sometimes we drown, while other days we are forced to swim.” – R.M. Drake

“Each tear that falls is a love letter bridging the distance between two hearts.” – Unknown

“Behind every beautiful thing, there’s been some kind of pain.” – Bob Dylan

“Sometimes, I sit alone under the stars and think of the galaxies inside my heart, and truly wonder if anyone will ever want to make sense of all that I am.” – Christopher Poindexter

“It’s amazing how someone can break your heart and you can still love them with all the little pieces.” – Ella Harper

“The heart was made to be broken.” – Oscar Wilde

“Suffering is a gift. In it is hidden mercy.” – Jalaluddin Rumi

“I could feel the tears brimming and sloshing in me like water in a glass that is unsteady and too full.” – Sylvia Plath

“The only thing you can do when life breaks you apart is to keep your tears hidden and smile.” – Unknown

“Sometimes you have to laugh to keep from crying or getting overly angry.” – Queen Latifah

“It’s sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.” – Henry Rollins

“Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.” – Haruki Murakami

“Grief can be the garden of compassion. If you keep your heart open through everything, your pain can become your greatest ally in your life’s search for love and wisdom.” – Rumi

“Behind every sweet smile, there is a bitter sadness that no one can ever see and feel.” – Tupac Shakur

“When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.” – Kahlil Gibran

“The saddest people smile the brightest.” – Unknown

“We must never be afraid to go too far, for truth lies beyond.” – Marcel Proust

“If you want to know what a man’s like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.” – J.K. Rowling