Forgive Quotes

Forgiving someone and trying again hoping for better is fine, forgiving them so you can suffer the same fate over and over is not.
“Forgiving someone and trying again hoping for better is fine, forgiving them so you can suffer the same fate over and over is not.”
There is a kind of beauty in imperfection.
“There is a kind of beauty in imperfection.”
Remember, when you forgive, you heal. And when you let go, you grow.
“Remember, when you forgive, you heal. And when you let go, you grow.”
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
“The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.”
Those who are free of resentful thoughts surely find peace.
“Those who are free of resentful thoughts surely find peace.”
Always forgive your enemies. Nothing annoys them so much.
“Always forgive your enemies. Nothing annoys them so much.”
Be careful with your words when you are angry, they can be only forgiven, not forgotten.
“Be careful with your words when you are angry, they can be only forgiven, not forgotten.”
Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; yet you are the one who gets burned.
“Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; yet you are the one who gets burned.”
Anger makes you smaller, while forgiveness forces you to grow beyond what you were.
“Anger makes you smaller, while forgiveness forces you to grow beyond what you were.”
Be thankful for your life, and forgive everybody, including yourself.
“Be thankful for your life, and forgive everybody, including yourself.”
Life is an adventure in forgiveness.
“Life is an adventure in forgiveness.”
I am not what happened to me. I am what I choose to become.
“I am not what happened to me. I am what I choose to become.”
True forgiveness is when you can say, "Thank you for that experience."
“True forgiveness is when you can say, "Thank you for that experience."”
Forgiveness is giving up all hope of having had a better past.
“Forgiveness is giving up all hope of having had a better past.”
To love means loving the unlovable. To forgive means pardoning the unpardonable. Faith means believing the unbelievable. Hope means hoping when everything seems hopeless.
“To love means loving the unlovable. To forgive means pardoning the unpardonable. Faith means believing the unbelievable. Hope means hoping when everything seems hopeless.”
The highest result of education is tolerance.
“The highest result of education is tolerance.”
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
“Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.”
Your past is a lesson... Not a life sentence. Forgive yourself and focus on the future.
“Your past is a lesson... Not a life sentence. Forgive yourself and focus on the future.”
Forgive others, not because they deserve forgiveness, but because you deserve peace.
“Forgive others, not because they deserve forgiveness, but because you deserve peace.”
Forgiveness is making a conscious decision to live in the present, even if the past still hurts.
“Forgiveness is making a conscious decision to live in the present, even if the past still hurts.”
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
“How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.”
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
“Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.”
Forgive them even if they are not sorry.
“Forgive them even if they are not sorry.”
Forgiveness is an act of letting go. To forgive is to begin to detach yourself from what you cannot change.
“Forgiveness is an act of letting go. To forgive is to begin to detach yourself from what you cannot change.”
When one forgives, two souls are set free.
“When one forgives, two souls are set free.”
If we really want to love, we must learn how to forgive.
“If we really want to love, we must learn how to forgive.”
You teach people how to treat you by what you let them get away with.
“You teach people how to treat you by what you let them get away with.”
Life is short, break the rules. Forgive quickly, kiss slowly. Love truly. Laugh uncontrollably and never regret anything that makes you smile.
“Life is short, break the rules. Forgive quickly, kiss slowly. Love truly. Laugh uncontrollably and never regret anything that makes you smile.”
Let it hurt. Let it heal. Let it go.
“Let it hurt. Let it heal. Let it go.”
Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward.
“Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward.”
Forgive. It doesn't erase their crime but why should you do the time. Let go of resentment.
“Forgive. It doesn't erase their crime but why should you do the time. Let go of resentment.”
Forgive and forget. Not revenge and regret.
“Forgive and forget. Not revenge and regret.”
One of the most courageous decisions you'll ever make is to finally let go of what is hurting your heart and soul.
“One of the most courageous decisions you'll ever make is to finally let go of what is hurting your heart and soul.”
There is no love without forgiveness, and there is no forgiveness without love.
“There is no love without forgiveness, and there is no forgiveness without love.”
Forgive yourself. Whatever you're holding onto or carrying around from the past - let it go.
“Forgive yourself. Whatever you're holding onto or carrying around from the past - let it go.”
The simple truth is, we all make mistakes, and we all need forgiveness.
“The simple truth is, we all make mistakes, and we all need forgiveness.”
Hating is easy and wrong. Forgiving is hard but right. Have the courage to choose wisely.
“Hating is easy and wrong. Forgiving is hard but right. Have the courage to choose wisely.”
Can you hate someone for what they have done, but still love them for whom they had been?
“Can you hate someone for what they have done, but still love them for whom they had been?”
The stupid neither forgive nor forget; the naive forgive and forget; the wise forgive but do not forget.
“The stupid neither forgive nor forget; the naive forgive and forget; the wise forgive but do not forget.”
Take forgiveness slowly. Don't blame yourself for being slow. Peace will come.
“Take forgiveness slowly. Don't blame yourself for being slow. Peace will come.”
It's impossible to forget. But it's vital to forgive.
“It's impossible to forget. But it's vital to forgive.”
The man who forgives is far stronger than the man who fights.
“The man who forgives is far stronger than the man who fights.”
One sincere apology is worth a thousand fake compliments.
“One sincere apology is worth a thousand fake compliments.”
Forgiveness means letting go of the past.
“Forgiveness means letting go of the past.”
Without forgiveness, there's no future.
“Without forgiveness, there's no future.”
A life lived without forgiveness is a prison.
“A life lived without forgiveness is a prison.”
Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future.
“Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future.”
There is a fine balance between honoring the past and losing yourself in it. For example, you can acknowledge and learn from mistakes you made, and then move on and refocus on the now. It is called forgiving yourself.
“There is a fine balance between honoring the past and losing yourself in it. For example, you can acknowledge and learn from mistakes you made, and then move on and refocus on the now. It is called forgiving yourself.”
Your past is over; it cannot touch you. Forgive all involved, including yourself.
“Your past is over; it cannot touch you. Forgive all involved, including yourself.”
Your ego is the only one that's too proud to forgive. Your soul is ready.
“Your ego is the only one that's too proud to forgive. Your soul is ready.”