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Picture quote by Bruce Lee about courage

Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them. ⏤ Bruce Lee

Picture quote about strength

A strong person loves, forgives, walks away, lets go, tries again, perseveres... No matter what life throws at them.

Picture quote by Maya Angelou about learn

Forgive yourself for not knowing what you didn't know before you learned it. ⏤ Maya Angelou

Picture quote about forgive

We all agree that forgiveness is a beautiful idea until we have to practice it.

Picture quote by Sayings about forgive

Forgiving someone is easy, it's trusting them again that's hard. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Oscar Wilde about forgive

Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much. ⏤ Oscar Wilde

Picture quote by Kevin Sousa about life

Life doesn't get easier or more forgiving, we get stronger and more resilient. ⏤ Kevin Sousa

Picture quote by Sayings about forgive

Forgiveness is just another name for freedom. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Sayings about forgive

Forgive those who hurt you, but never forget what it taught you. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Horace Bushnell about achievement

Forgiveness is man's deepest need and highest achievement. ⏤ Horace Bushnell

Picture quote about enemies

Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.

Picture quote by C. S. Lewis about forgiveness

Everyone says forgiveness is a lovely idea, until they have something to forgive. ⏤ C. S. Lewis

Picture quote by Suzanne Somers about gift

Forgiveness is a gift you give yourself. ⏤ Suzanne Somers

Picture quote by Martin Luther King, Jr. about attitude

Forgiveness is not an occasional act; it is a permanent attitude. ⏤ Martin Luther King, Jr.

Picture quote about people

Weak people revenge, strong people forgive, intelligent people ignore.

Picture quote by Unknown about change

When you forgive, you don't change the past... You change the future! ⏤ Unknown

Picture quote by Nelson Mandela about forgiveness

When a deep injury is done to us, we never heal until we forgive. ⏤ Nelson Mandela

Picture quote by Mahatma Gandhi about revenge

An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind. ⏤ Mahatma Gandhi

Picture quote by Mahatma Gandhi about forgiveness

The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong. ⏤ Mahatma Gandhi

Picture quote by Lolly Daskal about forgive

People cannot give to others what they themselves do not process. ⏤ Lolly Daskal

Picture quote about forgiveness

Forgiveness is a reflection of loving yourself enough to move on.

Picture quote about forgiveness

Forgive others not because they deserve forgiveness but because you deserve peace.

Picture quote about wisdom

The first to apologize is the bravest. The first to forgive is the strongest. And the first to forget is the happiest.

Picture quote by Martin Luther King, Jr. about forgiveness

Forgiveness is not an occasional act. It is a constant attitude. ⏤ Martin Luther King, Jr.

Picture quote by C. S. Lewis about religion

To be a christian means to forgive the inexcusable because god has forgiven the inexcusable in you. ⏤ C. S. Lewis

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Strength of character means the ability to overcome resentment against others, to hide hurt feelings, and to forgive quickly.

Lawrence G. Lovasik, clergyman

Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.

John F. Kennedy, president

The more a man knows, the more he forgives.

Catherine II, statesman

Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

When you forgive, you in no way change the past - but you sure do change the future.

Bernard Meltzer, lawyer

Instead of hating, I have chosen to forgive and spend all of my positive energy on changing the world.

Camryn Manheim, actress

Right actions in the future are the best apologies for bad actions in the past.

Tryon Edwards, theologian

We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.

Plato, philosopher

If forgiveness is medicine for the soul, then gratitude is vitamins.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

And if your friend does evil to you, say to him, I forgive you for what you did to me, but how can I forgive you for what you did to yourself?

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

The stupid neither forgive nor forget; the na?ve forgive and forget; the wise forgive but do not forget.

Thomas Szasz, psychologist

It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.

William Blake, poet

When one burns one's bridges, what a very nice fire it makes.

Dylan Thomas, poet

Never does the human soul appear so strong and noble as when it forgoes revenge and dares to forgive an injury.

Edwin Hubbell Chapin,

Forgiveness is not always easy. At times, it feels more painful than the wound we suffered, to forgive the one that inflicted it. And yet, there is no peace without forgiveness.

Marianne Williamson, author

Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it

Mark Twain, author

Forgive yourself for your faults and your mistakes and move on.

Les Brown, motivational speaker

Forgiveness is a virtue of the brave.

Indira Gandhi, politician

He who cannot forgive breaks the bridge over which he himself must pass.

George Herbert, poet

Selfishness is that detestable vice which no one will forgive in others, and no one is without in himself.

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

There is no revenge so complete as forgiveness.

Josh Billings, comedian

And be kind to one another, tender-hearted, forgiving each other, just as God in Christ also has forgiven you. Ephesians 4:32


Nobody ever forgets where he buried the hatchet.

Kin Hubbard, cartoonist

Of all acts of man repentance is the most divine. The greatest of all faults is to be conscious of none.

Thomas Carlyle, philosopher

Forgive those who have hurt you.

Les Brown, motivational speaker

Even though we are deceived, still believe. Though we are betrayed, still forgive. Love completely even those who hate you.

Sun Myung Moon, clergyman

The secret of forgiving everything is to understand nothing.

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

It is easier to ask forgiveness than permission.


I can have peace of mind only when I forgive rather than judge.

Gerald G. Jampolsky,

Grief and tragedy and hatred are only for a time. Goodness, remembrance and love have no end, and the Lord of life holds all who die and all who mourn.

George W. Bush, president

He who has injured thee was stronger or weaker than thee. If weaker, spare him; if stronger, spare thyself.

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder, rhetorician

Remorse is impotence, it will sin again. Only repentance is strong, it can end everything.

Henry Miller, author

Forgiveness is God's command.

Martin Luther, monk

The world can forgive practically anything except people who mind their own business.

Margaret Mitchell, novelist

The practice of forgiveness is our most important contribution to the healing of the world.

Marianne Williamson, author

To err is human; to forgive, divine.

Alexander Pope, poet

Forgive! How many will say, forgive, and find a sort of absolution in the sound to hate a little longer!

Alfred Lord Tennyson, poet

Forgiveness is love in its most noble form.


If I owe Smith ten dollars and God forgives me, that doesn't pay Smith.

Robert G. Ingersoll, lawyer

If the other person injures you, you may forget the injury; but if you injure him you will always remember.

Kahlil Gibran, artist

A woman who can't forgive should never have more than a nodding acquaintance with a man.

Edward W. Howe,

It is much easier to repent of sins that we have committed than to repent of those that we intend to commit.

Josh Billings, comedian

Forgive him, for he believes that the customs of his tribe are the laws of nature!

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

Forgiveness is the key to happiness.


Those that do you a very ill deed will never forgive you.


Never repeat old grievances.


If you're going to sin, sin against God, not the bureaucracy; God will forgive you but the bureaucracy won't.

Hyman Rickover, soldier

Forgiveness is the oil of relationships.

Josh Mcdowell, writer

To forgive is to set a prisoner free and discover that the prisoner was you.

Lewis B. Smedes,

I never forgive, but I always forget.

Arthur Balfour, statesman

I believe in the forgiveness of sin and the redemption of ignorance.

Adlai Stevenson, politician

Those who easily forgive invite offenses.

Pierre Corneille, dramatist

Forgiveness is the needle that knows how to mend.

Jewel, musician

We easily forgive our friends those faults that do no affect us ourselves.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

Thou must be emptied of that wherewith thou art full, that thou mayest be filled with that whereof thou art empty.

Saint Augustine, philosopher

I can forgive, but I cannot forget, is only another way of saying, I cannot forgive.

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

What is past is past, there is a future left to all men, who have the virtue to repent and the energy to atone.

Edward George BulwerLytton,

A wise man will make haste to forgive, because he knows the true value of time, and will not suffer it to pass away in unnecessary pain.

Samuel Johnson, author

We pardon to the extent that we love.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

Great is the difference between a man's being frightened at, and humbled for his sins.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

True repentance has a double aspect. It looks upon things past with a weeping eye, and upon the future with a watchful eye.

Robert Smith, musician

Thank you, God, for this good life and forgive us if we do not love it enough.

Garrison Keillor, writer

One forgives to the degree that one loves.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

Forgotten is forgiven.


Repentance is accepted remorse.

Madame Swetchine, writer

Most people repent their sins by thanking God they ain't so wicked as their neighbors.

Josh Billings, comedian

Reason to rule but mercy to forgive: The first is the law, the last prerogative.

John Dryden, poet

When you are happy you can forgive a great deal.

Princess of Wales Diana, princess

But with morning cool repentance came.

Walter Scott, novelist

God pardons like a mother, who kisses the offense into everlasting forgiveness.

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

How shall I lose the sin, yet keep the sense, and love the offender, yet detest the offence?

Alexander Pope, poet

It's not an easy journey, to get to a place where you forgive people. But it is such a powerful place, because it frees you.

Tyler Perry, actor

If there is something to pardon in everything, there is also something to condemn.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

Life doesn't get easier or more forgiving, we get stronger and more resilient.

Kevin Sousa, chef

Forgive, son; men are men; they needs must err.

Euripides, poet

Once a woman has forgiven her man, she must not reheat his sins for breakfast.

Marlene Dietrich, actress

Forgiveness really is so misunderstood, as well as the power it can release in an individual.

Jennifer O'Neill, actress

One of the secrets of a long and fruitful life is to forgive everybody everything everynight before you go to bed.

Bernard Baruch, businessman

There is no love without forgiveness, and there is no forgiveness without love.

Bryant H. McGill, poet

One of the most lasting pleasures you can experience is the feeling that comes over you when you genuinely forgive an enemy - whether he knows it or not.

Orlando A. Battista, chemist

Humanity is never so beautiful as when praying for forgiveness, or else forgiving another.

Jean Paul Richter,

Forgiveness means letting go of the past.

Gerald Jampolsky, psychologist

It takes one person to forgive, it takes two people to be reunited.

Lewis B. Smedes,

You will know that forgiveness has begun when you recall those who hurt you and feel the power to wish them well.

Lewis B. Smedes,

He that cannot forgive others breaks the bridge over which he must pass himself; for every man has need to be forgiven.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

Remorse is a violent dyspepsia of the mind.

Ogden Nash, poet

He who forgives ends the quarrel


To be able to bear provocation is an argument of great reason, and to forgive it of a great mind.

John Tillotson, theologian

There is no sense in crying over spilt milk. Why bewail what is done and cannot be recalled?

Sophocles, poet

If I die, I forgive you. If I live we shall see.


Every man should keep a fair-sized cemetery in which to bury the faults of his friends.

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

Bad men are full of repentance.

Aristotle, philosopher

A reconciled friend is a double enemy.


Repentance is another name for aspiration.

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

A winner rebukes and forgives; a loser is too timid to rebuke and too petty to forgive

Sydney J. Harris, journalist

In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of his grace. Ephesians 1:7


Forgive and forget.


I didn't have a catharsis for my childhood pain, most of us don't, and until I learned how to forgive those people and let it go, I was unhappy.

Tyler Perry, actor

Today forget your past, forgive yourself and begin again.


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