Here we have the best Forgiveness Quotes from famous authors such as Thomas Szasz, Publilius Syrus, Carlos Santana, Charles Williams, Vincent McNabb. Find the perfect quotation from our collection.
Every one of us have been disappointed before and have had to go through the grieving process of anger and, you know, disappointment and then acceptance and forgiveness.
My experience has shown me that many people struggle with forgiveness of self and/or others.
When you are happy you can forgive a great deal.
‘Kris Kringle’ is a holiday musical for a new generation – a gorgeous score paired with a heartwarming tale of family and forgiveness.
I’m currently in an interesting correspondence with a nun about forgiveness.
Life is an adventure in forgiveness.
Forgiveness is about empowering yourself, rather than empowering your past.
Confront the dark parts of yourself, and work to banish them with illumination and forgiveness. Your willingness to wrestle with your demons will cause your angels to sing.
Once people are not here physically, the spiritual remains. We still connect, we can communicate, we can give and receive love and forgiveness. There is love after someone dies.
No amount of debt restructuring, even debt forgiveness, will help the Greeks achieve real prosperity. What they need is not short-term relief but, rather, a long-term cure.
Yes, one can repent of moral transgression. The miracle of forgiveness is real, and true repentance is accepted of the Lord.
The things the writers have me doing on ‘Suburgatory’ are insane. I think they think it’s easier to ask for forgiveness than permission.
There is no forgiveness in nature.
I love discussing social issues, but I’m not interested in scare tactics. I believe there is a way to bring awareness in tandem with forgiveness and love.
One of the secrets of a long and fruitful life is to forgive everybody everything everynight before you go to bed.
I believe forgiveness is the best form of love in any relationship. It takes a strong person to say they’re sorry and an even stronger person to forgive.
I struggle with insecurities. I struggle with forgiveness. I struggle with letting someone go that did me dirty without vengeance, which is an evil thing.
Forgiveness is a way of opening up the doors again and moving forward, whether it’s a personal life or a national life.
Forgiveness is the giving, and so the receiving, of life.
Forgiveness is a big part of – especially post-civil rights movement – is a big part of African-American Christianity, and I wasn’t raised within the Christian church; I wasn’t raised within any church.
Forgiveness is not to give the other person peace. Forgiveness is for you. Take that opportunity.
Always forgive your enemies – nothing annoys them so much.
Thankfully, forgiveness, and the healing it brings in its wake, has nothing to do with ‘deserve.’
There’s more anticipation, there’s more forgiveness once you prove yourself to the fans.
One of the great qualities we have is forgiveness.
I think the first step is to understand that forgiveness does not exonerate the perpetrator. Forgiveness liberates the victim. It’s a gift you give yourself.
Can you really forgive if you can’t forget?
We cannot serve the Lord if we don’t have a heart of forgiveness.
I think forgiveness is overrated, personally, because some things people do are unforgivable.
Perhaps one could say I’ve worked in South Africa too long, but I believe in forgiveness, especially when a person admits a mistake, asks for forgiveness, and works to right a wrong.
The characteristics of an authentically empowered personality are humbleness, clarity, forgiveness and love.
For me, the healing process starts with graciousness and forgiveness.
Forgiveness became a big part of the civil rights movement, juxtaposed against the violence of protesters and law enforcement. King described forgiveness in one of his early sermons as a pardon, a process of life, and the Christian weapon of social redemption.
The fact is there is forgiveness for those who seek God. And I believe in the power of redemption.
It’s important to recognize that forgiveness is more than mere words; it’s a heart attitude that induces a spiritual transformation.
Forgiveness really is so misunderstood, as well as the power it can release in an individual.
Knowing that you are completely forgiven destroys the power of sin in your life.
Forgiveness is indifference. Forgiveness is impossible while love lasts.
I really do believe that God is love, one of deep affection and grace and forgiveness and inspiration.
God’s forgiveness is the only thing. And, well, I take full responsibility for the adultery. It was my fault and, you know, no matter what went on, the man has to take responsibility; and I do.
Nothing inspires forgiveness quite like revenge.
For the support and help from the people of Indonesia that I received during my leadership, I ask for forgiveness if there have been any mistakes or shortcomings. Hopefully the people of Indonesia will remain victorious based on Pancasila and the 1945 Constitution.
We’d do better to follow the admonition of Jesus about loving our neighbours. People in the U.S. are capable of forgiveness and willing to see one another‘s point of view, but when matters become politicised, we’re less able to do that.
In the Lord’s Prayer, Jesus assumes that asking for forgiveness would be a daily occurrence, as would praying that we might be delivered from evil and led not into temptation.
Historically, narratives of forgiveness were part of both the anti-slavery movement and the civil rights movement in America. ‘Uncle Tom’s Cabin,’ for instance, was based loosely on the life of the Rev. Josiah Henson, who forgave his master that wanted to sell him and beat him after Henson begged him not to.
We need Grace and forgiveness.
Any story about revenge is ultimately a story about forgiveness, redemption, or the futility of revenge.
The people who did you wrong or who didn’t quite know how to show up, you forgive them. And forgiving them allows you to forgive yourself too.
If you’re truthful with yourself and others, forgiveness clears the path to righteousness, to grace. All we want is grace. We all want that light in our lives. And we can only get that when we go deep into truth.
No poem in the world could do my mom justice. Despite circumstance and adversity, she had an unwavering love for her kids and a faith-based, boundless capacity for forgiveness.
God may forgive your sins, but your nervous system won‘t.
Our history is an inevitable component of our being. One thing only can release us from the grip of our history. That one thing is forgiveness.
Forgotten is forgiven.
As a matter of fact, forgiveness is not something you feel like doing, it’s really a choice.
Forgiveness is like faith. You have to keep reviving it.
Forgiveness takes time. It is the last step of the grieving process.
I love my children. That will never change. I have prayed to them for forgiveness and hope that they will forgive me. I never meant to hurt them!!
It is often easier to ask for forgiveness than to ask for permission.
The power of forgiveness transcends personal relationships.
I believe the Scriptures teach that there’s a literal heaven and a literal hell, just like Jesus said. And without forgiveness of sins that, yeah, the place of punishment is called hell.
Forgiveness for one’s self is the only way we can keep going through life and give ourselves the best chance at being the best people we can be.
I’m a minister, I preach forgiveness all the time.
Acceptance and tolerance and forgiveness, those are life-altering lessons.
There is no revenge so complete as forgiveness.
No person is perfect. I haven‘t, thank God, had any infidelity issues. But you can’t say what you won’t ever do. And you can’t say that you won’t have forgiveness in your heart if there were to be an issue like that.
Love in the real world means saying you’re sorry 10 times a day.
Forgiveness isn’t just a blessing you deliver to another human being. Forgiveness is also a gift you give yourself.
Do you ever achieve total forgiveness after screwing up?
All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.
We have to look at loan forgiveness to incentivise young people to pursue degrees in areas where we know we need help.
Forgive many things in others; nothing in yourself.
God pardons like a mother, who kisses the offense into everlasting forgiveness.
You can’t legislate into existence an act of forgiveness and a true confession; those are mysteries of the human heart, and they occur between one individual and another individual, not a panel of judges sitting asking questions, trying to test your truth.
Forgiveness is God’s command.
The mere acknowledgment that ‘God is watching‘ can act as a trap, fueling bad behavior, corruption, and guilt, all remedied by God’s forgiveness. No personal responsibility is needed – someone on the outside sees whatever we’re doing and makes it all OK.
The Queen has well-informed opinions of many of her bishops and likes those who are straightforward and intelligent. Both she and Prince Philip believe Christianity is as much about forgiveness as morality.
In 2006, 2 years ago, I made a very serious mistake. A mistake that I am responsible for and no one else. In 2006, I told Elizabeth about the mistake, asked her for her forgiveness, asked God for his forgiveness.
Forgiveness is not a one-time thing that happened the day you received Christ. It is an everyday thing, for the rest of your life.
It’s so important in marriage to let the little things go and let the pride go. Forgiveness is so important, and communication. Don’t major on the minors.
As a practicing Catholic all my life, my faith and the church are never far from my mind. The lessons I learned in the church have structured the way I’ve approached my life and my career. They were lessons of grace, kindness, forgiveness, and compassion.
I’ve been interested in the idea of forgiveness and the necessity of it. I think of it as the most critical piece of any relationship, whether that be business, or romantic, or familial. We fail each other. We make mistakes. If we contract to go on after those mistakes, forgiveness is involved. Forgiveness is required.
Each life is unique. But for all, repentance will surely include passing through the portal of humble prayer. Our Father in Heaven can allow us to feel fully the conviction of our sins. He knows the depths of our remorse. He can then direct what we must do to qualify for forgiveness.
I think if there’s a support system in place, and you’re acting adult-to-adult with a sense of unconditional love and forgiveness, only good things will come from any relationship between men and women.
Forgiveness is a gift you give yourself.
The first step in forgiveness is the willingness to forgive.
If you look at everything I do – even in ‘Boo!’ there’s a message, and it’s always ‘faith, family, forgiveness.’ That’s the greatest gift that I’ve been given. I can get a message to the very people I grew up with, the millions who love what I do.
There is freedom in forgiveness, and it’s not that hard to do once you get into the habit.
We are not forgiven because we are good. We are forgiven because Christ bore our sins.
Forgiveness is that subtle thread that binds both love and friendship. Without forgiveness, you may not even have a child one day.
Selfishness must always be forgiven you know, because there is no hope of a cure.
Hate is self-destructive. If you hate somebody, you’re not hurting the person you hate. You’re hurting yourself. And that’s a healing. Actually, it’s a real healing, forgiveness.
If we can find forgiveness in our hearts for those who have caused us hurt and injury, we will rise to a higher level of self-esteem and well-being.
For me, forgiveness and compassion are always linked: how do we hold people accountable for wrongdoing and yet at the same time remain in touch with their humanity enough to believe in their capacity to be transformed?