How To Forgive Quotes

How To Forgive Quotes by Lewis B. Smedes, Yehuda Berg, Mahatma Gandhi, Mark Twain, Rajneesh, H. Jackson Brown, Jr. and many others.

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You will know that forgiveness has begun when you recall those who hurt you and feel the power to wish them well.
Lewis B. Smedes
If we are going to be happy and have any chance at growing then we must learn how to forgive others … and ourselves.
Yehuda Berg
Forgiveness is choosing to love. It is the first skill of self-giving love.
Mahatma Gandhi
Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it.
Mark Twain
Love knows how to forgive. Love cannot hurt and cannot be violent.
Never forget the three powerful resources you always have available to you: love, prayer, and forgiveness.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
Forgiveness is a funny thing. It warms the heart and cools the sting.
William Arthur Ward
I’ve been praying to God to show me how to forgive myself. Because… maybe… that’s the thing I’ve been searching for.
Mary J. Blige
We do not really know how to forgive until we know what it is to be forgiven.
Therefore we should be glad that we can be forgiven by others. It is our
forgiveness of one another that makes the love of Jesus manifest in our lives,
for in forgiving one another we act towards one another
as He has acted towards us.
Hannah More
The weak can never forgive.
Mahatma Gandhi
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.
Henry Ward Beecher
Only the brave know how to forgive… a coward never forgave; it is not in his nature.
Laurence Sterne
Everybody kind of has to learn the same lessons. You’ve got to learn how to get over your first love. You’ve got to learn how to forgive people that emotionally abuse you. You’ve got to learn how to let go in a lot of ways.
Weyes Blood
Isn’t it easier to forgive than to hate? Until we learn how to forgive, that sort of thing is going to keep on happening.” He pointed at the tall pillars of smoke rising to the north. “Hate is a sterile thing, Belgarion.
David Eddings
Let us go to Calvary to learn how we may be forgiven. And then let us linger there to learn how to forgive.
Charles Spurgeon
If you learn how to forgive others for not being strong, then people can learn how to forgive you for your own issues.
T. D. Jakes
Anger makes you smaller, while forgiveness forces you to grow beyond what you were.
Cherie Carter-Scott