This is my favorite quote about forgiveness.
To forgive is to set a prisoner free and discover that the prisoner was you.
Louis B. Smedes
What is yours?
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Quotes about forgiveness from 1-10:
Forgiveness is the fragrance the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it.
When you hold resentment toward another, you are bound to that person or condition by an emotional link that is stronger than steel. Forgiveness is the only way to dissolve that link and get free.
He who cannot forgive breaks the bridge over which he himself must pass.
A happy marriage is the union of two good forgivers.
Forgiveness is the sweetest revenge.
Forgiveness is me giving up my right to hurt you for hurting me.
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
Life is an adventure in forgiveness.
To forgive is the highest, most beautiful form of love. In return, you will receive untold peace and happiness.
Forgiveness is the giving, and so the receiving, of life.
Forgiveness Quotes from 11-20:
Forgiveness is like faith. You have to keep reviving it.
Only the brave know how to forgive. … A coward never forgave; it is not in his nature.
If you can’t forgive and forget, pick one.
Without forgiveness life is governed by… an endless cycle of resentment and retaliation.
We are all on a life long journey and the core of its meaning, the terrible demand of its centrality is forgiving and being forgiven.
Always forgive your enemies – nothing annoys them so much.
Sincere forgiveness isn’t colored with expectations that the other person apologize or change. Don’t worry whether or not they finally understand you. Love them and release them. Life feeds back truth to people in its own way and time-just like it does for you and me.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
Forgiveness is a virtue of the brave.
People are often unreasonable and self-centered. Forgive them anyway.
If you are kind, people may accuse you of ulterior motives. Be kind anyway.
If you are honest, people may cheat you. Be honest anyway.
If you find happiness, people may be jealous. Be happy anyway.
The good you do today may be forgotten tomorrow. Do good anyway.
Give the world the best you have and it may never be enough. Give your best anyway.
For you see, in the end, it is between you and God. It was never between you and them anyway.
Quotes about forgiveness from 21-29:
Forgiveness is a funny thing. It warms the heart and cools the sting.
William Arthur Ward
Forgive all who have offended you, not for them, but for yourself.
There is no love without forgiveness, and there is no forgiveness without love.
Bryant H. McGill
Forgiving does not erase the bitter past. A healed memory is not a deleted memory. Instead, forgiving what we cannot forget creates a new way to remember. We change the memory of our past into a hope for our future.
Louis B. Smedes
Anger makes you smaller, while forgiveness forces you to grow beyond what you were.
Forgiveness is the key to action and freedom.
Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future.
Genuine forgiveness does not deny anger but faces it head-on.
Alice Duer Miller
As long as you don’t forgive, who and whatever it is will occupy a rent-free space in your mind.
I hope you like these forgive and forgiveness quotes. You have a happy day!
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