The weak can never forgive.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
Always forgive your enemies - nothing annoys them so much.
To forgive is to set a prisoner free and discover that the prisoner was you.
Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it.
Anger makes you smaller, while forgiveness forces you to grow beyond what you were.
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
Forgiveness is a funny thing. It warms the heart and cools the sting.
I can forgive, but I cannot forget, is only another way of saying, I will not forgive. Forgiveness ought to be like a cancelled note - torn in two, and burned up, so that it never can be shown against one.
He who cannot forgive breaks the bridge over which he himself must pass.
“I can forgive, but I cannot forget,” is only another way of saying, “I will not forgive.”
Forgiving does not erase the bitter past. A healed memory is not a deleted memory.
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.
Forgiveness is the answer to the child's dream of a miracle by which what is broken is made whole again, what is soiled is made clean again.
Never does the human soul appear so strong as when it foregoes revenge, and dares to forgive an injury.
Forgiveness is the giving, and so the receiving, of life.
If you haven't forgiven yourself something, how can you forgive others?
Forgiveness is the final form of love.
It takes one person to forgive, it takes two people to be reunited.
A happy marriage is the union of two good forgivers.