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Forgive

Total Quotes : 105
Some Going

I would forgive my mom, but she's going to have to admit she did some things that were wrong.

- Aaron Carter

Country Bush

If someone busted into your house and robbed you, would you then forgive them if you found out they were a veteran? Of course not. So why are we forgiving McCain for selling out his country by supporting the Bush agenda?

- Adam McKay

Some Sincerely

I never was deeply interested in any object; I never prayed sincerely and earnestly for anything, but it came at some time - no matter how distant, in some way, in some shape, probably the last I should have devised, it came. And yet, I have always had so little faith. God forgive me.

- Adoniram Judson

Why Cheated

Why are women always the ones who have to forgive? If you cheated on a man, he would be like, 'You're disgusting, and I want nothing to do with you.' But women, we're supposed to be like, 'He messed up. He made a mistake.'

- Adrienne Bailon

Who Am I Forgives

God forgives us... who am I not to forgive?

- Alan Paton

Forgiveness Even

To understand is to forgive, even oneself.

- Alexander Chase

Dream Will

I have a dream that America will pray and God will forgive us our sins.

- Alveda King

Work Sometimes

Sometimes, you have to make the choice to forgive 10 times a day when you have these pockets of anger come up. That's a lot of work, but to me it's worthwhile.

- Amanda Lindhout

Mother Learned

I learned to forgive myself, and that enabled me to forgive my mother as a person.

- Amy Tan

Rooting Reader

If the reader is rooting for the protagonist, they'll forgive you just about everything else.

- Andy Weir

Father Own

To be intimate with a married man, when my own father cheated on my mother, is not something I could forgive. I could not look at myself in the morning if I did that. I wouldn't be attracted to a man who would cheat on his wife.

- Angelina Jolie

My Life Through

When I put my faith in Jesus Christ as my savior, and I asked him to forgive and to come into my life, and He does - from that moment forward I have established a personal relationship with God that I have to develop, you know, through Bible reading and prayer, and living my life for him.

- Anne Graham Lotz

God Nothing

There is nothing at all that God won't forgive.

- Anne Graham Lotz

Forgiveness Err

To err is human; to forgive, divine.

- Alexander Pope

Sleep Wake

Forgive me if I sleep until I wake up.

- Charles Olson

Willing Forgiven

It is easier often to forgive than to be forgiven; yet it is fatal to be willing to be forgiven by God and to be reluctant to be forgiven by men.

- Charles Williams

Me Lot

I hope when I'm on my deathbed, people forgive me, because there is a lot to forgive.

- Christopher Buckley

Work Forgiven

To forgive oneself? No, that doesn't work: we have to be forgiven. But we can only believe this is possible if we ourselves can forgive.

- Dag Hammarskjold

Stress Suffering

When we forgive someone, it doesn't excuse their actions; it frees us from our own chronic stress and suffering, so it's in our own self-interest.

- Dean Ornish

People Other

People can forgive each other.

- Jo Brand

Love Enemy

He, who cannot forgive a trespass of malice to his enemy, has never yet tasted the most sublime enjoyment of love.

- Johann Kaspar Lavater

Give May

God may not accept a person to forgive him his sins, without an atonement, else he must give free license to sin both in angels and men, and then sin were no sin, and our God were no God.

- John Wycliffe

Love Divided

People who truly love us can be divided into two categories: those who understand us, and those who forgive us our worst sins. Rarely do you find someone capable of both.

- Jonathan Carroll

Nature Wrong

God forgive me if I do wrong in following with ardor the strongest instincts of my nature.

- Julia Ward Howe

Forgiveness Things

Forgive many things in others; nothing in yourself.

- Ausonius

Learn How

Life is life. You have to learn how to forgive people and how to gain forgiveness for yourself.

- Benjamin Clementine

Tougher Lapse

I can forgive the body breaking down. It's a little tougher to forgive that mental lapse.

- Hale Irwin

Forgiveness Sure

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

- Bernard Meltzer

Men Them

You just have to forgive them for being men.

- Heather Locklear

Will His

Of course God will forgive me; that's His job.

- Heinrich Heine

Too Late However

It is never too late to strengthen the foundation of faith. There is always time. With faith in the Savior, you can repent and plead for forgiveness. There is someone you can forgive. There is someone you can thank. There is someone you can serve and lift. You can do it wherever you are and however alone and deserted you may feel.

- Henry B. Eyring

Weaknesses Except

I forgive all personal weaknesses except egomania and pretension.

- Herb Kelleher

Woman Behind

My mother is the most incredible woman on this entire Earth, and she's so giving and loving and sweet and she always raised me how to forgive and forget and move on. She's the catalyst behind it all, my mom is. And I'm 100% a momma's boy!

- Brody Jenner

Mind Settled

The only thing I've settled in my mind is that I want to forgive, and forgiveness comes with forgetting.

- Ingrid Betancourt

I Think Haunt

A lot of people, when they say 'forgive and forget,' they think you completely wash your brain out and forget everything. That is not the concept. What I think is you forgive and you forget so you can transform your experiences, not necessarily forget them but transform them, so that they don't haunt you or handicap you or kill you.

- Ishmael Beah

Positive Hating

Instead of hating, I have chosen to forgive and spend all of my positive energy on changing the world.

- Camryn Manheim

Amazing Most

It's the most amazing thing to be able to forgive.

- Carrie Fisher

Forgiveness Will

I shall be an autocrat: that's my trade. And the good Lord will forgive me: that's his.

- Catherine the Great

Belong Them

If you forgive people enough you belong to them, and they to you, whether either person likes it or not squatter's rights of the heart.

- James Hilton

Forgiveness Living

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

Happy Very

I am someone who can't hold on to negativity or hold on to grudges. I might feel something at a certain point, but I get tired after that. I don't carry it with me. I forgive and forget very easily, and that's the only way to be happy and peaceful.

- Deepika Padukone

Remember Still

You're supposed to remember, and still forgive.

- Delta Burke

Offence Than

'Tis easier for the generous to forgive, than for offence to ask it.

- James Thomson

How Forgiven

If you haven't forgiven yourself something, how can you forgive others.

- Dolores Huerta

Through Miss

If you miss something in the theater, you are working through it; you'll get it tomorrow. It's easy to forgive yourself in the theater. On television, you do one shot. All you've done rehearsal-wise is be blocked. There is all this pressure to get it right then.

- Donna Lynne Champlin

Needed Forgiven

He'd forgiven who he needed to forgive, let go of what he needed to, and accepted himself as he was. Archibald Alexander Leach, Cary Grant, and all.

- Jennifer Grant

Been Forgiven

When people realize that they have been forgiven of everything, it becomes a little bit easier for them to forgive others.

- Jennifer O'Neill

Yourself Deal

You can forgive yourself a great deal.

- Eddie Albert

Down Sign

People suit their star sign. If someone is annoying me over and over, and I know they're a Sagittarius, say, I'm more likely to forgive them. It comes down to my need for structure as a way of finding my bearings with people.

- Jessie Cave

Purpose Drama

Forgive me, but what is the purpose of drama but catharsis?

- Edward Zwick

Forgiveness Never

God forgive you, but I never can.

- Elizabeth I

Winning Habit

You have to forgive me because I have a habit of not winning things.

- Kate Winslet

Tell Through

The fear of life, the fear of burdens and of duties, of annoyances and of catastrophes! The fear of life, which makes us, through dread of its sufferings, refuse its joys. Ah! I tell you, this cowardliness enrages me; I cannot forgive it. We must live - live a complete life - live all our life.

- Emile Zola

Forgiveness Before

Before we can forgive one another, we have to understand one another.

- Emma Goldman

Rather Another

The motto should not be: Forgive one another; rather understand one another.

- Emma Goldman

Learning Am

I am learning to forgive my inner geek, and even value him as a free man.

- Kenny Loggins

Screen Mic

I auditioned for Robert Redford once and I was so starstruck I couldn't even speak. I had a mic wire at a screen test clipped to me and then I got kind of nervous and I paced in a circle and then took a step and tripped and fell on my face. You just have to forgive yourself and keep going on.

- Ethan Hawke

Learn Church

The minute the church and pastors start saying what do people want and then giving it to them, we betray our calling. We're called to have people follow Jesus. We're called to have people learn how to forgive their enemies.

- Eugene H. Peterson

Work Forget

Keep all your personalities out of your work. Forget and forgive.

- Ford Frick

Forgiveness Always

It's said in Hollywood that you should always forgive your enemies - because you never know when you'll have to work with them.

- Lana Turner

Play Offense

A personal offense is like a scratch on a phonograph record. I couldn't move my thoughts beyond my pain. It kept repeating, as if I were stuck within its grooves. There was only one way to play beyond it. I had to forgive them, so my heart could take its form again.

- Laurel Lea

Nature Most

Only the brave know how to forgive; it is the most refined and generous pitch of virtue human nature can arrive at.

- Laurence Sterne

Love Forgiveness

Thank you, God, for this good life and forgive us if we do not love it enough.

- Garrison Keillor

Love Thankful

Thank you, dear God, for this good life and forgive us if we do not love it enough. Thank you for the rain. And for the chance to wake up in three hours and go fishing: I thank you for that now, because I won't feel so thankful then.

- Garrison Keillor

Never Sold

If I sold something, and it didn't perform, I'd never forgive myself.

- Len Buckeridge

Will Fail

God will not forgive us if we fail.

- Leonid I. Brezhnev

Forgiveness Those

Forgive those who have hurt you.

- Les Brown

Think Other

I have a bit of a problem with 'American Idol.' Forgive me, but it's difficult for me to watch. I can't help but think of people being exploited. On the other hand, I'm really enjoying 'Glee.'

- Lesley Gore

Suffering Cut

My mother was suffering every day of her life, and what right did I have to be happy if she was suffering? So whenever I got happy about something, I felt the need to cut it off, and the only way to cut it off was to pray. 'Forgive me Lord.' For what, I didn't know.

- Gene Wilder

Get Even

Forgive your enemies, but first get even.

- Lester Cole

Horror Shock

When we forgive evil we do not excuse it, we do not tolerate it, we do not smother it. We look the evil full in the face, call it what it is, let its horror shock and stun and enrage us, and only then do we forgive it.

- Lewis B. Smedes

Forgiveness Always

One can't relive one's life. Forgiveness is not what's difficult; one's always too ready to forgive. And it does no good, that's obvious.

- Louis-Ferdinand Celine

Fear Real

We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.

- Plato

Been Violated

If I say, 'I forgive you,' I have implicitly said you have done something wrong to me. But what forgiveness is at its heart is both saying that justice has been violated and not letting that violation count against the offender.

- Miroslav Volf

Writing Bad

You can forgive if the shot is not right, or the lighting is a bit off, but not if the writing is bad.

- Moran Atias

Mistake Learn

I hope that people learn from my mistake and I hope that the fans forgive me.

- Rafael Palmeiro

Doing Lord

As a Christian, you forgive, and you feed the hungry and clothe the naked, and you visit the sick and comfort the lonely. If I'm a true follower of my lord and saviour Jesus Christ, I got to do the things you're supposed to be doing.

- Mr. T

Strength Father

I have the strength from my mother, the survivability. I have wonderful qualities from my mother - but please, Mother, forgive me - I heard judgment constantly about my father.

- Mandy Patinkin

Deep Shame

May God forgive us for the times when we as individuals and as a Church failed to seek out and care for those little ones who were frightened, alone and in pain because someone was abusing them. That we did not always respond to your cries with the concern of the Good Shepherd is a matter of deep shame.

- Sean Brady

Will Confederacy

There is something deeply disturbing about a popular culture that will not forgive the sins of the Confederacy seven generations past but celebrates the teachings and legacies of Che Guevara, Mao Zhe-Dong, and Jeremy Wright.

- Tom Tancredo

Love Than

It's easier to forgive those who hurt you than those who hurt the people you love.

- Regina Brett

Most Very

I'm very forgiving so I forgive most things, really.

- Tory Burch

Benefits Ordered

I have published a proclamation: 'Forgive us our transgressions as we forgive those who transgress against us.' I have ordered all citizens to return to their parishes to enjoy the benefits of this general amnesty.

- Toussaint Louverture

Other Very

All men are chums who will never leave each other in the lurch. A chum doesn't forgive, he just forgets - women forgive everything but never forget. Being forgiven is very unpleasant.

- Tove Jansson

Idea Tortured

It's a horrible idea that God, this paragon of wisdom and knowledge, power, couldn't think of a better way to forgive us our sins than to come down to Earth in his alter ego as his son and have himself hideously tortured and executed so that he could forgive himself.

- Richard Dawkins

Doing TV

The thing I want to really say is that I still mess up. I still go out there and say things on TV that I know the Lord is like, 'Sherri what are you doing?' but I know I can go back and get on my knees and say, 'Lord forgive me.' I know he will never leave me nor forsake me. The wonderful thing is He answers my prayers in spite of me.

- Sherri Shepherd

Mom Dad

I forgive my mom for being a psycho and my dad for being a loser.

- Nikki Sixx

Release Sly

May God forgive me, but the letters of the alphabet frighten me terribly. They are sly, shameless demons - and dangerous! You open the inkwell, release them; they run off - and how will you ever get control of them again!

- Nikos Kazantzakis

Maybe Been

I've been praying to God to show me how to forgive myself. Because... maybe... that's the thing I've been searching for.

- Mary J. Blige

Me Slow

I'm a little slow, so forgive me if I'm inarticulate.

- Spike Jonze

Over Genuinely

One of the most lasting pleasures you can experience is the feeling that comes over you when you genuinely forgive an enemy - whether he knows it or not.

- Orlando Aloysius Battista

Forgiveness Always

Always forgive your enemies - nothing annoys them so much.

- Oscar Wilde

Forgiveness Think

Forgive me my nonsense, as I also forgive the nonsense of those that think they talk sense.

- Robert Frost

Kind Will

I don't overthink when I'm styling. I kind of forgive myself and accept that I will make mistakes. Getting dressed should be a fun experience!

- Paloma Faith

Lie Will

It's a lie, but Heaven will forgive you for it.

- Stephen Leacock

Writing Me

Forgive me for not writing but this man is exhausting.

- Wallis Simpson

Incredible Sort

Johnny Knoxville has such an incredible humanity to him when you meet him. He's so warm and so funny, and he can sort of get into trouble and you sort of forgive him immediately.

- Max Winkler

Cruelty Punish

To punish the oppressors of humanity is clemency; to forgive them is cruelty.

- Maximilien Robespierre

Rather Ill

Rather than forgive, we can wish ill; rather than hope for repentance, we can instead hope that our enemies experience the wrath of God.

- Meir Soloveichik