Forgiveness Quotes

176 Forgiveness quotes:

"Soon I realized that if beauty equalled forgiveness, I was never going to be forgiven."
"Understanding is often a prelude to forgiveness, but they are not the same, and we often forgive what we cannot understand (seeing nothing else to do) and understand what we cannot pardon."
"Forgiveness ... is a willingness to get over what you think should have happened and an acceptance of the reality of what actually happened."
"Reversing your treatment of the man you have wronged is better than asking his forgiveness."
"In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, in accordance with the riches of God's grace"
Author: Bible Quotes Category: Forgiveness Quotes
"You can forgive someone almost anything. But you cannot tolerate everything... We don't have to tolerate what people do just because we forgive them for doing it. Forgiving heals us personally. To tolerate everything only hurts us all in the long run."
Author: Smedes Quotes Category: Forgiveness Quotes Tolerance Quotes
"Wrongs are often forgiven, but contempt never is. Our pride remembers it forever. It implies a discovery of weakness, which we are more careful to conceal than a crime. Many a man will confess his crimes to a friend; but I never knew a man that would tell his silly weaknesses to his most intimate one."
"Commemoration of Katherine of Alexandria, Martyr, 4th century Most people feel unworthy of forgiveness. They have a tremendous sense of unworthiness, even if outwardly they are antagonistic toward God and the Gospel."
Author: Palau Quotes Category: Forgiveness Quotes
"There's some things I've done wrong that I've asked forgiveness for, and there's some things other people have done that I've forgiven them for. I have absolutely no ill feelings, no anger, no resentment for anybody that's had anything to do with the past."
Author: DuBose Quotes Category: Forgiveness Quotes
"This program would clearly allow for the forgiveness of loans,"
Author: Vitter Quotes Category: Forgiveness Quotes
"Forgiveness is God's command."
Author: Luther Quotes Category: Forgiveness Quotes German Leader Quotes
"It takes one person to forgive, it takes two people to be reunited."
Author: Smedes Quotes Category: Forgiveness Quotes German Artist Quotes
"The first step in forgiveness is the willingness to forgive."
"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."
Author: Smedes Quotes Category: Forgiveness Quotes German Artist Quotes
"Humanity is never so beautiful as when praying for forgiveness, or else forgiving another"
"Forgivness is The ultimate sacrifice. Eloquence belongs, To the conqueror."
"I only hope that I can merit forgiveness from the Almighty and those I have wronged."
"Forgiveness is the stroke of God within us. The American people haven't ignored what he did. He asked for forgiveness and the American people gave it to him. Theirs is the higher morality."
"To Foreswear vengeance is to chain oneself to forgiveness, to flounder in pardon, to be tainted by the hatred smothered within."
Author: Cioran Quotes Category: Forgiveness Quotes
"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?''"

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