forgiveness quotes

I did a lot of things that I regretted and I certainly paid for my mistakes. You have to go and ask for forgiveness and it wasn't until I really started doing good and doing right, by other people as well as myself, that I really started to feel that guilt go away. So I don't have a problem going to sleep at night.Mark Wahlberg

Forgiveness is a funny thing. It warms the heart and cools the sting.William Arthur Ward

It is very east to forgive others their mistakes; it takes more grit and gumption to forgive them for having witnessed your own.Jessamyn West

I desired to become a Christian, and prayed earnestly for the forgiveness of my sins. I felt a peace of mind resulting, and loved every one, feeling desirous that all should have their sins forgiven, and love Jesus as I did.Ellen G. White

The schools would fail through their silence, the Church through its forgiveness, and the home through the denial and silence of the parents. The new generation has to hear what the older generation refuses to tell it.Simon Wiesenthal

The public is wonderfully tolerant. It forgives everything except genius.Oscar Wilde

If you don't believe God has forgiven you, you are actually saying that God needs to do more for your forgiveness, and that Jesus' sacrifice was not enough.Jud Wilhite

Sometimes I see myself fine, sometimes I need a witness. And I like the whole truth, but there are nights I only need forgiveness.Dar Williams

Forgiveness is not always easy. At times, it feels more painful than the wound we suffered, to forgive the one that inflicted it. And yet, there is no peace without forgiveness.Marianne Williamson

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

I deepen my experience of God through prayer, meditation, and forgiveness.Marianne Williamson

The first step in forgiveness is the willingness to forgive.Marianne Williamson

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

The assurance of Heaven is never given to the person. And that's why at the core of the Christian faith is the grace of God. If there's one word I would grab from all of that, it's forgiveness - that you can be forgiven. I can be forgiven, and it is of the grace of God. But once you understand that, I think the ramifications are worldwide.Ravi Zacharias

Nothing inspires forgiveness quite like revenge.Scott Adams

I find forgiveness to be really healthy.Ben Affleck

On a level of simple personal survival, understanding and forgiveness are crucial... whether in an intimate personal relationship or on a global level.Edward Albert

I like second chances. I've given people second chances. You have fall-outs with friends, and forgiveness is a great thing to have. It's not easy to forgive. I definitely don't forget, but I do forgive.Odette Annable

Without forgiveness life is governed by... an endless cycle of resentment and retaliation.Roberto Assagioli

Soon I realized that if beauty equalled forgiveness, I was never going to be forgiven.Kevyn Aucoin