forgiveness

A Quote by Queen Elizabeth I on forgiveness and god

To the Countess of Nottingham God may forgive you, but I never can.

Queen Elizabeth I (1533 - 1603)

Source: Hume, History of England Under the House of Tudor, vol. II, ch. 7

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A Quote by Plato on children, darkness, forgiveness, life, men, and tragedy

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 (c.427 - 347 BC)

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A Quote by Peter Ustinov on forgiveness, habits, and love

Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.

Peter Ustinov (1921 -)

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A Quote by Paul Tillich on forgiveness

There is no condition for forgiveness.

Paul Tillich (1886 - 1965)

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A Quote by Paul Boese on change, forgiveness, future, and past

Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future.

Paul Boese

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on enemies and forgiveness

Always forgive your enemies, nothing annoys them quite so much.

Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on children, forgiveness, judgment, parenthood, and time

Children begin by loving their parents. After a time they judge them. Rarely if ever, do they forgive them.

Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)

Source: Lord Darlington, in Lady Windermere’s Fan, act 2.

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A Quote by Orlando A. Battista on enemies, experience, feeling, and forgiveness

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 A. Battista

Source: Interscience. 1964.

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A Quote by Norman Cousins on adventure, forgiveness, and life

Life is an adventure in forgiveness.

Norman Cousins (1912 - 1990)

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A Quote by Napoleon Hill on gossip, speaking, and forgiveness

If you must speak ill of another, do not speak it, write it in the sand near the water's edge.

Napoleon Hill

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