tears and grieving

The Soul of Grief – What Are Rules About Tears When Grieving

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The Truth About Tears There are many theories regarding the benefit of tears. One of my favorite quotes that reflects my beliefs regarding tears is as follows: “There is a sacredness in tears. They are not the mark of weakness, but of power. They speak more eloquently than ten thousand tongues. They are the messengers of overwhelming grief, of deep contrition, and of unspeakable love.” -Washington Irving The value of tears is also expressed in many spiritual texts: “You kept track of all my sorrows. You have collected all my tears in your bottle. You have recorded each one in… Continue Reading This Article