Laugh, and the world laughs with you; weep, and you weep alone
- Hasten to laugh at everything lest you be obliged to weep.
- Laugh, and the world laughs with you, snore and you sleep alone. -- Anthony Burge
- Laugh and the world laughs with you, snore and you sleep alone.
- Laugh, and the world laughs at you. -- Peter Campbell
- Weep not that the world changes -- did it keep a stable, changeless
state, it were cause indeed to weep.
-- William Cullen Bryant (1794-1878)...
- Why do you weep. Did you think I was immortal?" ~~ Louis XIV, King of France, d. 1715
- If you wish me to weep, you yourself must feel grief. -- Horace (65-8 BC) -- Ars Poetica, 102
- Life is like an onion: you peel it off
one layer at a time, and sometimes you weep.
-- Carl Sandburg...
- When you live next to the cemetary, you cannot weep for everyone. Old Proverb