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Forgiveness

Friday, August 21, 2009

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

Luke 17:3-4
3 Be careful. If your brother sins against you, rebuke him. If he repents, forgive him.
4 If he sins against you seven times in the day, and seven times returns, saying, ‘I repent,’ you shall forgive him.””

Once a woman has forgiven her man she must not reheat his sins for breakfast.  -Marlene Dietrich

To forgive is to set a prisoner free and discover that the prisoner was you.  -Lewis B. Smedes

How many times do you expect God to forgive you when you ask him?  So how many times do you think he expects you to forgive others?  -tom2

There’s no point in burying the hatchet if you’re going to put up a marker on the site.  -Sydney Harris

Forgetting is the cost of living cheerfully.  -Zoe Akins

Anger repressed can poison a relationship as surely as the crudest words.  -Dr. Joyce Brothers

To be wronged is nothing unless you you continue to remember it.  -Confucius

Need to forgive yourself or someone else?

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  1. Friday, August 21, 2009 12:34 pm

    Thanks for these thoughts, Amber.

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