Forgiveness Quotes

Joan Lunden #Anger #Forgiveness #Life

Photo of Joan Lunden Holding on to anger, resentment and hurt only gives you tense muscles, a headache and a sore jaw from clenching your teeth. Forgiveness gives you back the laughter and the lightness in your life.
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton #Anger #Forgiveness

Anger ventilated often hurries towards forgiveness anger concealed often hardens into revenge.
Hannah More #Anger #Forgiveness

Photo of Hannah More Forgiveness is the economy of the heart... forgiveness saves the expense of anger, the cost of hatred, the waste of spirits.
Madeleine L'Engle #Faith #Forgiveness

In the evening of life we shall be judged on love, and not one of us is going to come off very well, and were it not for my absolute faith in the loving forgiveness of my Lord I could not call on him to come.
Mason Cooley #Faith #Forgiveness

Forgiveness is like faith. You have to keep reviving it.
Billy Ray Cyrus #Faith #Forgiveness

Photo of Billy Ray Cyrus Well, I've never left my faith - but have I made a lot of mistakes? But was I fortunate that I was brought up in that Pentecostal church, where I heard about God's love and God's forgiveness.
Alice Duer Miller #Anger #Forgiveness

Genuine forgiveness does not deny anger but faces it head-on.
Kevyn Aucoin #Beauty #Forgiveness

Soon I realized that if beauty equalled forgiveness, I was never going to be forgiven.
Kate Atkinson #Faith #Forgiveness

I'm a lapsed Quaker. I don't go to meetings any more. But I'm very drawn to Catholicism - all that glitter. I'd love to be a Catholic. I think it would be fantastic - faith, forgiveness, absolution, extreme unction - all these wonderful words. I don't think anyone who was ever born a Catholic hasn't died a Catholic, no matter how lapsed they are.
Nelson Mandela #Dreams #Forgiveness

Photo of Nelson Mandela If there are dreams about a beautiful South Africa, there are also roads that lead to their goal. Two of these roads could be named Goodness and Forgiveness.
Nicole Kidman #Anger #Forgiveness #Respect

Photo of Nicole Kidman You've just got to have a sense of respect for the person you have children with. Anger doesn't help anybody. Ultimately you have to say forgiveness is important, and honoring what you had together is important. But it's easy to say and harder to do.
Bruce Lee #Courage #Forgiveness

Photo of Bruce Lee Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
Marianne Williamson #Experience #Forgiveness #God

I deepen my experience of God through prayer, meditation, and forgiveness.
Bernard Meltzer #Change #Forgiveness #Future

When you forgive, you in no way change the past - but you sure do change the future.
T. D. Jakes #Amazing #Forgiveness #Easter

Here is the amazing thing about Easter the Resurrection Sunday for Christians is this, that Christ in the dying moments on the cross gives us the greatest illustration of forgiveness possible.
Susan Smith #Forgiveness

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!!
Nick Wechsler #Forgiveness

Any story about revenge is ultimately a story about forgiveness, redemption, or the futility of revenge.
Joseph J. Ellis #Forgiveness

And the only thing to do with a sin is to confess, do penance and then, after some kind of decent interval, ask for forgiveness.
Mackenzie Phillips #Forgiveness

Photo of Mackenzie Phillips Forgiveness is not to give the other person peace. Forgiveness is for you. Take that opportunity.
William P. Young #Forgiveness

Photo of William P. Young I really do believe that God is love, one of deep affection and grace and forgiveness and inspiration.
John Rowland #Forgiveness

And as I ask for your forgiveness, I also ask for your support to keep all things in perspective and keep all things in proportion. The good of nine years versus the bad.
Louis-Ferdinand Celine #Forgiveness

One can't relive one's life. Forgiveness is not what's difficult one's always too ready to forgive. And it does no good, that's obvious.
Sue Monk Kidd #Forgiveness

I learned a long time ago that some people would rather die than forgive. It's a strange truth, but forgiveness is a painful and difficult process. It's not something that happens overnight. It's an evolution of the heart.
Robert Rainy #Forgiveness

The principle that certain sins should not receive the Church's testimony of forgiveness was probably no novelty at all, but had been applied in various churches perhaps, however, with no strict consistency.
Norm Dicks #Forgiveness

These subsidies from four European governments, which include aircraft launch assistance, capital injections, debt forgiveness, have enabled Airbus to develop and range market airliners well below cost.