3 Quotes – Forgiveness

When you forgive, you in no way change the past – but you sure do change the future.

Bernard Meltzer, American lawyer
born:  May 2, 1916
died:  March 25, 1998

The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.

Mahatma Gandhi, Indian leader
born:  October 2, 1869
died:  January 30, 1948

It’s not an easy journey, to get to a place where you forgive people. But it is such a powerful place, because it frees you.

Tyler Perry, American actor
born:  September 14, 1969
died:  –




Which are your favourite quotes on ‘forgiveness’?  🙂



30 thoughts on “3 Quotes – Forgiveness

  1. The first quote especially resonated with me. And I love the connection between the first and the last – beautifully chosen. xx

    • Thank you very much Topaz. These blog posts, brief as they may be, take their time. It is important to select ‘the right’ quotes, and it is also important to sort them accordingly. 🙂

  2. We think that forgiveness is weakness, but it’s absolutely not; it takes a very strong person to forgive.
    T. D. Jakes
    Great Post Karen!

  3. Forgiveness is the best form of love.
    It takes a strong person to say sorry and an even stronger person to forgive.

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