How does one know if she has forgiven? You tend to feel sorrow over the circumstance instead of rage, you tend to feel sorry for the person rather than angry with him. You tend to have nothing left to say about it all.

Clarissa Pinkola Estes
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How unhappy is he who cannot forgive himself.

Publilius Syrus
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Humanity is never so beautiful as when praying for forgiveness, or else forgiving another.

Jean Paul
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I can forgive, but I cannot forget, is only another way of saying, I will not forgive. Forgiveness ought to be like a cancelled note - torn in two, and burned up, so that it never can be shown against one.

Henry Ward Beecher
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I do not bring forgiveness with me, nor forgetfulness. The only ones who can forgive are dead; the living have no right to forget.

Chaim Herzog
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I shall be an autocrat, that's my trade; and the good Lord will forgive me, that's his.

Catherine the Great
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If there is something to pardon in everything, there is also something to condemn.

Friedrich Nietzsche
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It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.

William Blake
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It is often easier to ask for forgiveness than to ask for permission.

Grace Hopper
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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
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