Motivational Weeping Quotes And Sayings In Life

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A collection of motivating, happy, and encouraging weeping quotes, weeping sayings, and weeping proverbs.

Best Weeping Quotes

  1. “There is a certain pleasure in weeping; grief finds in tears both a satisfaction and a cure.” ~ Ovid
  2. “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.” ~ Khalil Gibran
  3. “To weep is to make less the depth of grief.” ~ William Shakespeare
  4. “A wound that goes unacknowledged and unwept is a wound that cannot heal.” ~ John Eldredge
  5. “I went inside my heart to see how it was. Something there makes me hear the whole world weeping.” ~ Rumi

  6. “Jesus wept, but He never complained.” ~ Charles Spurgeon
  7. “Trust not a woman when she weeps, for it is her nature to weep when she wants her will.” ~ Socrates
  8. “Heavy hearts, like heavy clouds in the sky, are best relieved by the letting of a little water.” ~ Christopher Morley
  9. “Everything that is right or reasonable pleads for separation. The blood of the slain, the weeping voice of nature cries, ’tis time to part.” ~ Thomas Paine
  10. “Do ye hear the children weeping, O my brothers?” ~ Elizabeth Barrett Browning

  11. “Oh, I am very weary, Though tears no longer flow; My eyes are tired of weeping, My heart is sick of woe.” ~ Anne Bronte
  12. “For the world’s more full of weeping than you can understand.” ~ William Butler Yeats
  13. “The truth is, laughter always sounds more perfect than weeping. Laughter flows in a violent riff and is effortlessly melodic. Weeping is often fought, choked, half strangled, or surrendered to with humiliation.” ~ Anne Rice
  14. “Compassion asks us to go where it hurts, to enter into the places of pain, to share in brokenness, fear, confusion, and anguish. Compassion challenges us to cry out with those in misery, to mourn with those who are lonely, to weep with those in tears. Compassion requires us to be weak with the weak, vulnerable with the vulnerable, and powerless with the powerless. Compassion means full immersion in the condition of being human.” ~ Henri Nouwen
  15. “Any fool can be happy. It takes a man with real heart to make beauty out of the stuff that makes us weep.” ~ Clive Barker

  16. “The tears of the world are a constant quantity. For each one who begins to weep, somewhere else another stops. The same is true of the laugh.” ~ Samuel Beckett
  17. “My tears are buried in my heart like cave-locked fountains sleeping.” ~ Letitia Elizabeth Landon
  18. “They who are sad find somehow sweetness in tears.” ~ Euripides
  19. “Men take care not to make women weep, for God counts their tears.” ~ Thomas S. Monson
  20. “There is a certain pleasure in weeping.” ~ Ovid

  21. “I have full cause of weeping, but this heart shall break into a hundred thousand flaws or ere I’ll weep.” ~ William Shakespeare
  22. “The weeping voices rise straight up and strike the clouds. A passer-by at the roadside asks a conscript why, The conscript answers only that drafting happens often.” ~ Du Fu
  23. “I fear animals regard man as a creature of their own kind which has in a highly dangerous fashion lost its healthy animal reason – as the mad animal, as the laughing animal, as the weeping animal, as the unhappy animal.” ~ Friedrich Nietzsche
  24. “The weeping of an heir is laughter in disguise.” ~ Publilius Syrus
  25. “How much better is it to weep at joy than to joy at weeping?” ~ William Shakespeare

  26. “Cries of despair, misery, sobbing grief are a kind of wealth.” ~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery
  27. “Who would recognize the unhappy if grief had no language?” ~ Publilius Syrus
  28. “Come away, O human child: To the waters and the wild with a fairy, hand in hand, For the world’s more full of weeping than you can understand.” ~ William Butler Yeats
  29. “Instead of weeping when a tragedy occurs in a songbird’s life, it sings away its grief. I believe we could well follow the pattern of our feathered friends.” ~ William Shakespeare
  30. “There shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.” ~ Matthew McConaughey

  31. “For one drop calls another down, till we are drowned in seas of grief.” ~ Isaac Watts
  32. “When from soft love proceeds the deep distress, ah! why forbid the willing tears to flow?” ~ William Cowper
  33. “The charming aspect of Christmas is the fact that it expresses goodwill in a cheerful, happy, benevolent, non-sacrificial way. One says: “Merry Christmas”-not “Weep and Repent.” And the goodwill is expressed in a material, earthly form-by giving presents to one’s friends, or by sending them cards in token of remembrance . . . .” ~ Ayn Rand
  34. “Why do you weep? Did you think I was immortal?” ~ Louis XIV
  35. “What need is there to weep over parts of life? The whole of it calls for tears.” ~ Seneca the Younger

  36. “There is some joy in weeping. For our tears
    Fill up the cup, then wash our pain away.” ~ Ovid
  37. “we are nature. We are nature seeing nature. We are nature with a concept of nature. Nature weeping. Nature speaking of nature to nature.” ~ Susan Griffin
  38. “…you know that a good, long session of weeping can often make you feel better, even if your circumstances have not changed one bit.” ~ Daniel Handler
  39. “There is a danger in the word someday when what it means is “not this day.”…The scriptures make the danger of delay clear. It is that we may discover that we have run out of time. The God who gives us each day as a treasure will require an accounting. We will weep, and He will weep, if we have intended to repent and to serve Him in tomorrows which never came or have dreamt of yesterdays where the opportunity to act was past. This day is a precious gift of God. The thought “Someday I will” can be a thief of the opportunities of time and the blessings of eternity.” ~ Henry B. Eyring
  40. “We weep and laugh, as we see others do.” ~ Wentworth Dillon, 4th Earl of Roscommon

  41. “What women would do if they could not cry, nobody knows. What poor, defenseless creatures they would be!” ~ Douglas William Jerrold
  42. “In a cruel land, you either learned to laugh at cruelty or spent your life weeping.” ~ Robert Jordan
  43. “Those who don’t know how to weep with their whole heart, don’t know how to laugh either.” ~ Golda Meir
  44. “Heaven did not seem to be my home, and I broke my heart with weeping to come back to earth, and the angels were so angry that they flung me out into the middle of the heath on the top of Wuthering Heights; where I woke sobbing for joy.” ~ Emily Bronte , My heart is weeping quotes
  45. “There should be weeping at a man’s birth, not at his death.” ~ Baron de Montesquieu

  46. “I remember one particular moment (I don’t actually know how old I was, but I guess around 7 or something like that) when I remember actually weeping. I was by myself in a room in the house, and I was just crying because I realized how much Jesus loved me.” ~ N. T. Wright
  47. “I never heard weeping like that before or after; not from a child, nor a man wounded in the palm, nor a tortured man, nor a girl dragged off to slavery from a taken city. If you heard the woman you most hate in the world weep so, you would go to comfort her. You would fight your way through fire and spears to reach her. And I knew who wept, and what had been done to her, and who had done it.” ~ C. S. Lewis
  48. “After playing Chopin, I feel as if I had been weeping over sins that I had never committed and mourning over tragedies that were not my own.” ~ Oscar Wilde
  49. “We all have our moments of weakness, just as well that we are still capable of weeping, tears are often our salvation, there are times when we would die if we did not weep – Blindness” ~ Jose Saramago
  50. “He does not weep who does not see.” ~ Victor Hugo

  51. “A funeral is for those left behind. Sometimes, one wonders if the weeping is more out of fear for ourselves than it is sympathy for the deceased.” ~ Ming-Dao Deng
  52. “There’s no use in weeping, Though we are condemned to part: There’s such a thing as keeping, A remembrance in one’s heart.” ~ Charlotte Bronte
  53. “I was dead, then alive. Weeping, then laughing. The power of love came into me, and I became fierce like a lion, then tender like the evening star.” ~ Rumi
  54. “I was weeping again, drunk on the impossible past.” ~ Vladimir Nabokov
  55. “Laugh till you weep. Weep till there’s nothing left but to laugh at your weeping. In the end it’s all one.” ~ Frederick Buechner

  56. “I wish to weep but sorrow is stupid. I wish to believe but belief is a graveyard.” ~ Charles Bukowski
  57. “When your time comes to die, be not like those whose hearts are filled with fear of death, so that when their time comes they weep and pray for a little more time to live their lives over again in a different way. Sing your death song, and die like a hero going home.” ~ Tecumseh
  58. “I’d much rather be a woman than a man. Women can cry, they can wear cute clothes, and they’re the first to be rescued off sinking ships.” ~ Gilda Radner
  59. “I said to myself if Christianity is dead, I will sit at its tomb and will weep until it arises again, just as Mary Magdalene sat at the tomb of Jesus and wept until Jesus showed Himself. Then when I came out of prison I saw Christianity is not dead. The number of practicing Christians in Rumania according to the figures given by the Communists themselves in 20 years of Communist dictatorship has grown 300 percent.” ~ Richard Wurmbrand
  60. “Sweet weeping baby Jesus he has a six-pack to beat all six-packs!” ~ P. C. Cast

  61. “Our young men are going into the professional fields because they don’t ‘feel called’ to the mission field. We don’t need a call; we need a kick in the pants. We must begin thinking in terms of ‘going out,’ and stop our weeping because ‘they won’t come in.’ Who wants to step into an igloo? The tombs themselves are not colder than the churches. May God send us forth.” ~ Jim Elliot
  62. “A sob racks my body again, and he wraps his arms around me so tightly I find it difficult to breathe, but it doesn’t matter. My dignified weeping gives way to full-on ugliness, my mouth open and my face contorted and sounds like a dying animal coming from my throat. If this continues I will break apart, and maybe that would be better, maybe it would be better to shatter and bear nothing.” ~ Veronica Roth
  63. “There is a certain kind of pleasure in weeping.” ~ Ovid

  64. “I think there’s a lot of threshold weeping. Like, am I doing this? Am I really wearing this out in the world? My daughter is very much like that. She will put clothes on and her clothes just make her beside herself. They make her so sad sometimes. And you do realize you feel betrayed sometimes by your own clothing. You put something on that usually protects you and makes you OK, and sometimes you’re just not fit for the world and even your best pants can’t overcome that feeling for you.” ~ Heidi Julavits
  65. “Another Quarter Pounder sometimes seems like a good idea- but I always regret later. Only in hindsight do we see how God would not let us settle for our well-intentioned but limited desires, but called us- sometimes weeping and kicking- to something more enduring and satisfying.” ~ Christopher Ruddy

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