I Forgive You Quotes by R. C. Sproul, Les Brown, Thomas Szasz, Peter Ustinov, Friedrich Nietzsche, Bryant H. McGill and many others.
If God says, ‘I forgive you,’ you are forgiven no matter how you feel, and to refuse that forgiveness is an act of arrogance.
Forgive those who have hurt you.
The stupid neither forgive nor forget; the naive forgive and forget; the wise forgive but do not forget.
Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.
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?
There is no love without forgiveness, and there is no forgiveness without love.
вЂћI forgive you for stealing my shawl.вЂњ She smiles as he laughs. And then she vanishes. A simple trick of distracting his attention long enough to slip out through the hall, despite the lingering temptation to stay.
Never does the human soul appear so strong as when it foregoes revenge, and dares to forgive an injury.
The things two people do to each other they remember. If they stay together, it’s not because they forget; it’s because they forgive.
Whatever our religion, we know that if we really want to love, we must first learn to forgive before anything else.
I forgive you,” I said. I said what I had to. I would die by pieces to save myself from real death.
If you haven’t forgiven yourself something, how can you forgive others?
It is freeing to become aware that we do not have to be victims of our past and can learn new ways of responding. Forgiveness is love practiced among people who love poorly. It sets us free without wanting anything in return.
Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it.
I dinna know what’s a sadist. And if I forgive you for this afternoon, I reckon you’ll forgive me, too, as soon as ye can sit down again.” “As for my pleasure…” His lip twitched. “I said I would have to punish you. I did not say I wasna going to enjoy it.” He crooked a finger at me. “Come here.
Anger makes you smaller, while forgiveness forces you to grow beyond what you were.
Forgive yourself for your faults and your mistakes and move on.