The tree which moves some to tears of joy is in the eyes of others only a green thing that stands in the way. Some see nature all ridicule and deformity... and some scarce see nature at all. But to the eyes of the man of imagination, nature is imagination itself.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears from the eyes of woman.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Time engraves our faces with all the tears we have not shed.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
In the present age, alas! our pens are ravished by unlettered authors and unmannered critics, that make a havoc rather than a building, a wilderness rather than a garden. But, a lack! what boots it to drop tears upon the preterit?More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
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.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears form the eyes of woman.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The tears of those repenting are the wine of angels.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Nature in darkness groans and men are bound to sullen contemplation in the night: restless they turn on beds of sorrow; in their inmost brain feeling the crushing wheels, they rise, they write the bitter words of stern philosophy and knead the bread of knowledge with tears and groans.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Danger lies in the writer becoming the victim of his own exaggeration, losing the exact notion of sincerity, and in the end coming to despise truth itself as something too cold, too blunt for his purpose -- as, in fact, not good enough for his insistent emotion. From laughter and tears the descent is easy to sniveling and giggles.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Words are made for a certain exactness of thought, as tears are for a certain degree of pain. What is least distinct cannot be named; what is clearest is unutterable.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Tears shed for self are tears of weakness, but tears shed for others are a sign of strength.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Decision is a sharp knife that cuts or to do anything, never to turn back or to stop until the thing intended was clean and straight; indecision, a dull one that hacks and tears and leaves ragged edges behind it.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Both tears and sweat are salty, but they render a different result. Tears will get you sympathy; sweat will get you change.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
In art there are tears that lie too deep for thought.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
When a child can be brought to tears, and not from fear of punishment, but from repentance he needs no chastisement. When the tears begin to flow from the grief of their conduct you can be sure there is an angel nestling in their heart.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Only eyes washed by tears can see clearly.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
It is only to the happy that tears are a luxury.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
More tears are shed over answered prayers than unanswered ones.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
In youth one has tears without grief, in old age grief without tears.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
What soap is for the body, tears are for the soul.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Before the reward there must be labor. You plant before you harvest. You sow in tears before you reap joy.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Those most moved to tears by every word of a preacher are generally weak and a rascal when the feelings evaporate.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
No more tears now; I will think upon revenge.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
There are more tears shed over answered prayers than over unanswered prayers.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
We will invent new lullabies, new songs, new acts of love, we will cry over things we used to laugh and our new wisdom will bring tears to eyes of gentle creatures from other planets who were afraid of us till then and in the end a summer with wild winds and new friends will be.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
My tears of love are a waste of time if I turn awayMore [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Fairy Godmother: Your fallen tears have called to me, so here comes my sweet remedy. I know what every princess needs for her to live life happily. With... just a wave of my magic wand your troubles will soon be gone. With a flick of the wrist in just a flash, you land a prince with a ton of cash, A high priced dress made by mice no less! Some crystal glass pumps and almost dressed! Worries will vanish your soul will cleanse Confide in your very own furniture friends We'll help you set a new fashion trend! I'll make you fancy, I'll make you great! The kind of gal a prince would date They'll write your name on the bathroom wall MALE VOICE: For happy ever after- give Fiona a call! A sporty carriage to ride in style. A sexy man-boy chauffer Kyle. Vanish your blemishes, tooth decay... celulite thighs will fade away A hool and a hey! Have a Bichon Frise And oh, what the hey... have a Bichon Frise! Nip and tuck here and there, to land that prince with the perfect hair. Lipstick liners, shadow blush! to get that prince with a sexy tush. Lucky day, hunk buffet For the lipstick a roll in the hay You can spoon on the moon with the prince to this tune Don't be drab, you'll be fab Your prince will have rock-hard abs Cheese souflee Valentine's Day? Have some chicken fricassee - chorus More [07/20/2005 12:07:00]
The Salesman: The wind rises electric. She's soft and warm and almost weightless. Her perfume is sweet promise that brings tears to my eyes. I tell her that everything will be all right; that I'll save her from whatever she's scared and take her far far away. I tell her that I love her.
The Salesman: The silencer makes a whisper of the gunshot. I hold her close until she's gone. I'll never know what she was running from. I'll cash her check in the morning.More [08/30/2005 12:08:00]
Robbie: You don't know how much I need you. / While you're near me, I don't feel blue / And when we kiss I know you need me to. / I can't believe I found a love that's so pure and true. But it all was bullshit. / It was a goddamn joke / And when I think of you, Linda / I hope you fucking choke. I hope you're glad with what you've done to me. / I lay in bed all day long feeling melancholy. / You left me here, all alone, tears running constantly. / Oh would somebody kill me please? Somebody kill me please. / I'm on my knees, pretty pretty please / Kill me. / I want to die. / Put a bullet in my heeeeaaaad.More [12/18/2005 12:12:00]
Why would I cry over a boy? I would never waste my tears on a boy. Why waste your tears on someone who makes you cry?More [03/22/2006 12:03:00]
The first draft I read - goose bumps twice and tears at the end.More [05/24/2006 12:05:00]
“Their sword will become our plow, and from the tears of war the daily bread of future generations will grow”More [08/07/2006 12:08:00]
And that's why I chose on purpose not to have a death scene. We've seen them in a million movies and it's too much like cranking the tears out. I didn't want that scene.More [08/13/2006 12:08:00]
“My heart is filled with tears for the victims and all those who have lost loved ones in Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. No one can challenge Mother Nature. All we can do now is band together the best we can as one family and help everyone get back on their feet.”More [11/13/2006 12:11:00]
Some words having to do with the death of the people in the World Trade Center attack had been added, and when I got to it, I had this overwhelmingly emotional experience. I struggled to get through the words; tears were streaming down my cheeks.More [11/24/2006 12:11:00]
Galadriel: The power of the Three Rings is ended. The time has come... for the dominion of Men.
Elrond: I Aear c?n ven na mar.
[Elvish: The Sea calls us home]
Bilbo: I think I'm... quite ready for another adventure.
[Climbs on board with Elrond. Galadriel gets on boat with Celeborn]
Gandalf: Farewell... my brave Hobbits. My work is now finished. Here at last, on the shores of the sea... comes the end of our Fellowship. I will not say, Do not weep... not all tears are an evil.
[Heads to the ship, then turns around, waiting]
Gandalf: It is time, Frodo.
Sam: What does he mean?
Frodo: We set out to save the Shire, Sam. And it has been saved. But not for me.
Sam: You don't mean that. You can't leave.More [03/21/2007 12:03:00]
Gandalf: I will not say, Do not weep, for not all tears are an evil.More [03/21/2007 12:03:00]
Batty: I've seen things you people wouldn't believe. Attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion. I watched C-beams glitter in the dark near the Tannhauser gate. All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain. Time to die.More [04/06/2007 12:04:00]
[Dean is in tears as he kneels to strap John Coffey to the electric chair]
Paul Edgecomb: Wipe your face before you get up Dean.More [04/07/2007 12:04:00]
Sam Baldwin: Well I'm not looking for a mail-order bride! I just want somebody I can have a decent conversation with over dinner. Without it falling down into weepy tears over some movie!
Greg: She's, as you just saw, very emotional.
Sam Baldwin: Although I cried at the end of "the Dirty Dozen."
Greg: Who didn't?
Sam Baldwin: Jim Brown was throwing these hand grenades down these airshafts. And Richard Jaeckel and Lee Marvin
[Begins to cry]
Sam Baldwin: were sitting on top of this armored personnel carrier, dressed up like Nazis...
Greg: [Crying too] Stop, stop!
Sam Baldwin: And Trini Lopez...
Greg: Yes, Trini Lopez!
Sam Baldwin: He busted his neck while they were parachuting down behind the Nazi lines...
Sam Baldwin: And Richard Jaeckel - at the beginning he had on this shiny helmet...
Greg: [Crying harder] Please no more. Oh God! I loved that movie.More [04/08/2007 12:04:00]
Rawdon Crawley: What? Tears? Tears from my strong, little Becky?More [04/19/2007 12:04:00]
Paulette: [Elle is in tears at the salon after she finds out Warner dumped her for her new rival, Vivian] So what's this Vivian got that you don't have? Three tits?More [04/19/2007 12:04:00]
Patrick Bateman: [voiceover] As we arrive at Espace I'm on the verge of tears as I'm certain we won't get a decent table. But we do; relief washes over me in an awesome wave.More [04/23/2007 12:04:00]
Eric Cartman: Oh, the tears of unfathomable sadness! Yummy!More [05/02/2007 12:05:00]
Dean: Calvin, what happens with every girl you're interested in? Nothing! You take them out, you pay for everything - you never make a move!
Monty: And then you go home... alone... to masturbate... while you cry... using your own tears as lubricant.
Calvin: Ok that was once... and I was drunk... and *it was Valentine's Day*.More [05/10/2007 12:05:00]
Brian Slade: [lying in bed in a coke haze] Woman defend themselves by attacking, just as they attack by sudden and strange surrenders.
Mandy Slade: [standing at the end of bed with head down] I lost my girlhood, true
[lift's head with tears in eyes]
Mandy Slade: but it was for you.More [05/27/2007 12:05:00]
Katrina Anne Van Tassel: I have shed my tears for Brom... and yet my heart is not broken. Do you think me wicked?
Ichabod Crane: No... but perhaps there is a little bit of witch in you, Katrina.
Katrina Anne Van Tassel: Why do you say that?
Ichabod Crane: Because you have bewitched me.More [06/13/2007 12:06:00]
Tina's Mom: You okay, Tina?
Tina Gray: Just a dream, Ma'.
Tina's Mom: Hm, some dream, judging from that!
[Tina looks down to see that there are four tears in her night-gown]More [06/14/2007 12:06:00]
Cypher: Look into his eyes. Those big pretty eyes and tell me... is he the one?
[looks at Neo, tears slightly visible in her eyes]
Cypher: No! I don't believe it!
Tank: Believe it or not you piece of shit you're still goin' to burn!More [07/13/2007 12:07:00]
Abigail Williams: A women comes to my bed every night now and tears out my eyes.
Judge Danforth: Can you make out who she may be?
Abigail Williams: I believe she be Reverend John Hale's wife sir.
Judge Danforth: You must be mistaken my child. The wife of a minister be unlikely...
Abigail Williams: Satan may reach anyone sir.
Judge Sewall: Absolutely no one in the world is safe? Is that your meaning?
Judge Danforth: You are mistaken child. Understand me?More [07/15/2007 12:07:00]
Psmith is the only thing in my literary career which was handed to me on a plate with watercress round it, thus enabling me to avoid the blood, sweat and tears inseparable from an author’s life.More [08/21/2007 12:08:00]
Carmine Lorenzo: Hey McClane! You get this parking ticket in front of my airport?
John McClane: Yeah.
[Lorenzo tears ticket up]
Carmine Lorenzo: Ah, what the hell; it's Christmas!More [09/04/2007 12:09:00]
“We tried, we tried. There were so many tears shed. If you don't have either of those guys on the box, the patient is hemorrhaging.”More [10/11/2007 12:10:00]
Merlin: It is a lonely life, the way of the necromancer... oh, yes. Lacrimae Mundi - the tears of the world.More [10/22/2007 12:10:00]
Frida Kahlo: They say never trust a limping dog or the tears of a woman.More [11/30/2007 12:11:00]
Dr. Samuel Loomis: [to Jamie] You must help me. Your tears will do you no good. He must be stopped!More [01/30/2008 12:01:00]
Ramsley: Tears of joy.More [02/11/2008 12:02:00]
“It took a lot of blood, sweat and tears to get to where we are today, but we have just begun. Today we begin in earnest the work of making sure that the world we leave our children is just a little bit better than the one we inhabit today.”More [02/14/2008 12:02:00]
Ben: [about the car accident] You took it as long as you could, Cass. You can't blame yourself for that.
[puts his hand on her cheek]
Cassie: There are good parts to them too.
[pauses, then looks down, tears sparkling in her eyes]
Ben: [after a brief pause] Cass?
Cassie: [looks up] Yeah?
Ben: Let's go.
Cassie: [whispering] Ben, I'm sick. When you kill two people it makes you sick.
Ben: [sniffs] Look, I'm going to take you out of here, and... well, worry about everything later, okay?
Cassie: [nods] Okay.
[pause, then Cassie leans her head against Ben's hand]More [02/17/2008 12:02:00]
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