“The weak can never forgive.  Forgiveness is an attribute of the strong.”   ~Gandhi


"Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it."  ~Mark Twain 

“When you hold resentment toward another, you are bound to that person or condition by an emotional link that is stronger than steel.  Forgiveness is the only way to dissolve that link and be free.”  ~ Catherine Ponder

“True forgiveness is when you can say, 'Thank You' for that experience.”  ~Oprah Winfrey

“Forgiveness is not an occasional act, it is a constant attitude.”   ~Martin Luther King Jr.

"No matter who you are, where you live, or what your circumstances, know that forgiveness of others and of yourself is the one and only decision that ultimately sets you free."   ~Chris Pattay & Jon Satin, The Possibility Coaches

"The practice of forgiveness is our most important contribution to the healing of the world."   ~Marianne Williamson

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“He who would not forgive must judge, for he must justify his failure to forgive.  But he who would forgive himself must learn to welcome truth exactly as it is.”

~ A Course in Miracles

“There is no love without forgiveness, and there is no forgiveness without love.”   ~ Bryant H. McGill

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"To err is human, to forgive divine.”   ~Alexander Pope