Quotes & Promises
Inspirational & Famous Quotes
Definitions & Meanings
Let the wicked
forsake his way, and the
unrighteous man his thoughts: and
let him return unto the Lord, and
he will have mercy upon him; and
to our God, for he will abundantly
But I say unto
you, love your enemies, bless them
that curse you, do good to them
that hate you, and pray for them
which despitefully use you, and
persecute you; That ye may be the
children of your Father which is
in heaven: for he maketh his sun
to rise on the evil and on the
good, and sendeth rain on the just
and on the unjust.
if ye forgive men their
trespasses, your heavenly Father
will also forgive you:
But if ye forgive not men their
trespasses, neither will your
Father forgive your trespasses.
Then came Peter to him, and
said, Lord, how oft shall my
brother sin against me, and I
forgive him? till seven times?
Jesus saith unto him, I say
not unto thee, Until seven times:
but, Until seventy times seven.
But love ye your enemies, and do
good, and lend, hoping for nothing
again; and your reward shall be
great, and ye shall be the
children of the Highest: for he is
kind unto the unthankful and to
the evil. Be ye therefore
merciful, as your Father also is
merciful. Judge not, and ye shall
not be judged: condemn not, and ye
shall not be condemned: forgive,
and ye shall be forgiven:
Take heed to yourselves: If
thy brother trespass against thee,
rebuke him; and if he repent,
Forbearing one another, and
forgiving one another, if any man
have a quarrel against any: even
as Christ forgave you, so also do
Inspirational Quotes from Famous People
The weak can never forgive.
Forgiveness is the attribute of
To err is human, to
- Alexander Pope
There is no revenge so
complete as forgiveness.
- Josh Billings
The heart of a mother is a
deep abyss at the bottom of which
you will always find forgiveness.
- Honoré de Balzac
Never does the human soul
appear so strong as when it
foregoes revenge, and dares
forgive an injury.
--E. H. Chapin
We are told that people
stay in love because of chemistry,
or because they remain intrigued
with each other, because of many
kindnesses, because of luck ...
But part of it has got to be
forgiveness and gratefulness.
--Ellen Goodman (1941-____) US
Forgiveness is of high
value, yet it costs nothing.