Quotes about Forgiveness
The only way out of this labyrinth of suffering is to forgive.
You may have to declare your forgiveness a hundred times the first day and the second day, but the third day will be less and each day after, until one day you will realize that you have forgiven completely. And then one day you will pray for his wholeness and give him over to me so that my love will burn from his life every vestige of corruption.
Forgiveness is not about forgetting, Mack. It is about letting go of another person's throat.
Forgiveness in no way requires that you trust the one you forgive.
Forgiveness is first for you, the forgiver, to release you from something that will eat you alive; that will destroy your joy and your ability to love fully and openly.
Albus Dumbledore: 'People find it far easier to forgive others for being wrong than being right.'
The rarer action is in virtue than in vengeance.