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Always forgive your enemies;... Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
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And if a friend... And if a friend does you wrong, then say: "I forgive you what you have done to me; that you have done it to YOURSELF, however--how could I forgive that!
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Believing there's no God... Believing there's no God means I can't really be forgiven except by kindness and faulty memories. That's good; it makes me want to be more thoughtful. I have to try to treat people right the first time around.
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Children begin by loving... Children begin by loving their parents; after a time they judge them; rarely, if ever, do they forgive them.
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Cry. Forgive. Learn. Move... Cry. Forgive. Learn. Move on. Let your tears water the seeds of your future happiness.
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Everyone thinks forgiveness is... Everyone thinks forgiveness is a lovely idea until he has something to forgive. 
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For all those who... For all those who make such stories which are not true, I only say God forgive all these people. I feel sorry for them because they are doing so much harm to themselves.
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Forgiveness is a funny... Forgiveness is a funny thing. It warms the heart and cools the sting.
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Forgiveness is not an... Forgiveness is not an occasional act; it is a constant attitude.
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Forgiveness is the fragrance... Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it.
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Forgiveness is the final... Forgiveness is the final form of love.
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Grace comes to forgive... Grace comes to forgive and then forgive again.
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He who is devoid... He who is devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love.
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I believe forgiveness is... 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.
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I change too quickly:... I change too quickly: my today refutes my yesterday. When I ascend I often jump over steps, and no step forgives me that.
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I did once seriously... I did once seriously think of embracing the Christian faith. The gentle figure of Christ, so full of forgiveness that he taught his followers not to retaliate when abused or struck, but to turn the other cheek - I thought it was a beautiful example of the perfect man.
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I don’t forgive people... I don’t forgive people because I’m weak, I forgive them because I am strong enough to know people make mistakes.
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I pray for forgiveness.... I pray for forgiveness. For help and guidance. To be a better person. For the health of my family. For the world to be a better place.
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I think that if... I think that if God forgives us we must forgive ourselves. Otherwise, it is almost like setting up ourselves as a higher tribunal than Him. 
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If we really want... If we really want to love we must learn how to forgive.
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If you wish to... If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness and fears.
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It is easier to... It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
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It's one of the... It's one of the greatest gifts you can give yourself, to forgive. Forgive everybody.
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Life is an adventure... Life is an adventure in forgiveness.
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Love is an act... Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.
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Love may forgive all... Love may forgive all infirmities and love still in spite of them: but Love cannot cease to will their removal. 
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Man has two great... Man has two great spiritual needs. One is for forgiveness. The other is for goodness.
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Most of us need... Most of us need time to work through pain and loss. We can find all manner of reasons for postponing forgiveness. One of these reasons is waiting for the wrongdoers to repent before we forgive them. Yet such a delay causes us to forfeit the peace and happiness that could be ours.
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Never forget the three... Never forget the three powerful resources you always have available to you: love, prayer, and forgiveness.
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Nothing is as peaceful... Nothing is as peaceful as when Christmas is over, when one has been forgiven for everything and can be normal again.
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One always begins to... One always begins to forgive a place as soon as it’s left behind.
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Society often forgives the... Society often forgives the criminal; it never forgives the dreamer.
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Thank you, God, for... Thank you, God, for this good life and forgive us if we do not love it enough.
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The heart of a... The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness.
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The public is wonderfully... The public is wonderfully tolerant. It forgives everything except genius.
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The weak can never... The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is an attribute of the strong.
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There is no love... There is no love without forgiveness, and there is no forgiveness without love.
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Those who cannot forgive... Those who cannot forgive others break the bridge over which they themselves must pass.
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To be a Christian... To be a Christian means to forgive the inexcusable because God has forgiven the inexcusable in you. 
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To forgive is not... To forgive is not to forget. The merit lies in loving in spite of the vivid knowledge that one that must be loved is not a friend. There is not merit in loving an enemy when you forget him for a friend.
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We can easily forgive... We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.
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We must develop and... We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive. He who is devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love. There is some good in the worst of us and some evil in the best of us. When we discover this, we are less prone to hate our enemies.
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We must make our... We must make our homes centers of compassion and forgive endlessly.
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We read that we... We read that we ought to forgive our enemies; but we do not read that we ought to forgive our friends.
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Weak people revenge. Strong... Weak people revenge. Strong people forgive. Intelligent people ignore.
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When I am able... When I am able to resist the temptation to judge others, I can see them as teachers of forgiveness in my life, reminding me that I can only have peace of mind when I forgive rather than judge.
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Women love us for... Women love us for our defects. If we have enough of them, they will forgive us everything, even our gigantic intellects.
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You can't forgive without... You can't forgive without loving. And I don't mean sentimentality. I don't mean mush. I mean having enough courage to stand up and say, 'I forgive. I'm finished with it.'
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Your successes and happiness... Your successes and happiness are forgiven you only if you generously consent to share them.
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