forgiveness Quotes

It's good to learn early that every show is a family--complete with dysfunctional relationships, tough love, and plenty of occasion for forgiveness...
 
— Kristin Chenoweth
I think it's important to remember that Christianity was based in love and tolerance and forgiveness and acceptance.
 
— Kristin Chenoweth
Forgiveness is beautiful and it feels good when someone gives that gift to you. But it's one thing for someone you wronged to forgive you. It was another to forgive yourself.
 
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— Kristen Ashley
Truth, honesty, perseverance, strength, love of all kinds and forgiveness are all beautiful, Tack. The most beautiful stories ever told are the most difficult to take.
 
— Kristen Ashley
God makes it really clear that society and civilization is really held together by the glue of families... When a man and a woman come together and say 'I do,' they are committing for a lifetime to love each other and to model what love is and what forgiveness is and what joy is to their kids.
 
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— Kirk Cameron
I believe the Scriptures teach that there's a literal heaven and a literal hell, just like Jesus said. And without forgiveness of sins that, yeah, the place of punishment is called hell.
 
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— Kirk Cameron
Forgiveness depends on the person. If he's saying sorry to make himself comfortable, then don't forgive him. If he's asking for forgiveness sincerely, then it's okay to forgive him. If you don't know what's on that person's mind... It's easy. Watch carefully how that person has lived up to now, and how he's living right now.
 
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— Kim Du-han
GIFTS is an acronym for Gratitude, Intention, Forgiveness, Triumphs, and Self-love. I believe that those are the principles we need to explore in order to discover our true gifts.
 
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— Kim Coles
I admit I have no forgiveness. If anyone is ever rude to me, however much they may try to make up, I can't bring myself to re-establish the old [connection]. And when they drop me, I have a sense of relief.
 
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— Khushwant Singh
The chemist who can extract from his heart's elements compassion, respect, longing, patience, regret, surprise, and forgiveness and compound them into one can create that atom which is called love
 
— Khalil Gibran
Soon I realized that if beauty equalled forgiveness, I was never going to be forgiven.
 
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— Kevyn Aucoin
You have many choices. You can choose forgiveness over revenge, joy over despair. You can choose action over apathy..- Stephanie MarstonLetting your kids see u helping others and not expect anything in return can be contagious
 
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— Kevin Heath
Forgiveness is an embrace, across all barriers, against all odds, in defiance of all that is mean and petty and vindictive and cruel in this life.
 
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— Kent Nerburn
Forgiveness allows us to live in the sunlight of the present, not the darkness of the past. Forgiveness alone, of all our human actions, opens up the world to the miracle of infinite possibility.
 
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— Kent Nerburn
Forgiveness offers the possibility of two types of peace: peace of mind - the potential healing of old emotional wounds, and peace with others - the possibility of new, more gratifying relationships in the future.
 
— Kenneth Pargament
All religions remind us that actions have consequences for which guilt can and must be acknowledged, forgiveness humbly begged, reconciliation sought.
 
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— Kenneth L. Woodward
Forgiveness is not something you do for someone else, but to free YOURSELF from the continuation of pain and anger. It is a gift to your peace of mind, your self esteem, your relationships with others, your future.
 
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— Kenneth Cloke
I believe order is better than chaos, creation better than destruction. I prefer gentleness to violence, forgiveness to vendetta. On the whole I think that knowledge is preferable to ignorance, and I am sure that human sympathy is more valuable than ideology. I believe that in spite of the recent triumphs of science, men haven't changed much in the last two thousand years; and in consequence we must try to learn from history.
 
— Kenneth Clark
I think when somebody seeks mercy and forgiveness and means it, and I was with [Donald Trump] the entire time, including when he learned about this, people ought to think about that. They ought to think about when somebody asks you for forgiveness contrite and for mercy - are you willing to give it?
 
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— Kellyanne Conway
We can make choices, but we can be vulnerable; we can do the wrong thing, but the wrong thing for all the right reasons. I think it [life] is basically about forgiveness, and not about someone else forgiving you, but you forgiving yourself. I think we all want a lot of that.
 
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— Kelli O'Hara
Often, when you are upset and allowing your emotions to control you, forgiveness seems so out of reach. But once you let go and let God take control, you begin to realize that forgiveness is the only way to really win. True forgiveness is the only real key to happiness in your life. Also, sometimes it's not always an enemy you need to forgive, sometimes it's yourself.
 
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— Kel Mitchell
If only I wasn't an atheist, I could get away with anything. You'd just ask for forgiveness and then you'd be forgiven. It sounds much better than having to live with guilt.
 
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— Keira Knightley
The pearl whose possession separates man from beast, the pearl which is the rarest find - the best among virtues - is forgiveness.
 
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— Kedar Joshi
Just remember that forgiveness is so much easier than regret.
 
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— Katie Ashley
Most people don't know this but over the course of time, the official of the race in 1967 in Boston, who attacked me Jock Semple and I became very good friends. That gave me a whole new perspective on forgiveness.
 
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— Kathrine Switzer
A lack of forgiveness is a waste of time and it's very enriching to forgive and move on but those are things that come with time.
 
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— Kathrine Switzer
I think that in many ways, just as forgiveness is impossible without love, sometimes love requires forgiveness for it to work, too.
 
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— Katherine Applegate
It was easier to ask for forgiveness than permission?
 
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— Kate Brian
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.
 
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— Kate Atkinson
I think Black Nativity movie has a very clear message. It's about a family in crisis facing some of the very familiar struggles we face in our communities. It's really about love, redemption, forgiveness, faith and family, the things that have gotten us through so many hard times, and that continue to get us through them. When times are hard, we need each other.
 
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— Kasi Lemmons
Forgiveness is too easy. I can forget by indifference, but not forgive. I prefer revenge.
 
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— Karl Lagerfeld
Forgiveness isn't something I'm preoccupied with - turning the other cheek isn't my trip.
 
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— Karl Lagerfeld
Sin scorches us most after it comes under the scrutinizing light of God's forgiveness and not before
 
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— Karl Barth
Forgiveness doesn't excuse their actions. Forgiveness stops their actions from destroying your heart.
 
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— Karen Salmansohn
Forgiveness makes you feel better. As soon as you forgive, you're free.
 
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— Karen Kingsbury
Forgiveness is a game only saints play Kabir.
 
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— Kabir
I stumble all the time parenting my daughter. I ask her for forgiveness all the time and I preach forgiveness to her.
 
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— Justin Hartley
Don't we all deserve forgiveness? I hope we do; I believe we do. Forgiveness says as much about the character of the person bestowing it as the person receiving it. Learning to forgive may be the most difficult of human acts,and the closest thing to divinity, whatever you decide that is.
 
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— Justin Cronin
My hope is that my novels reflect the reality of a world where good and evil exist, imperfect people make mistakes, but a perfect Heavenly Father offers forgiveness and second chances.
 
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— Julie Klassen
I'm currently in an interesting correspondence with a nun about forgiveness
 
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— Julian Clary