He who curbs his wrath merits forgiveness for his sins.
Be always more ready to forgive, than to return an injury; he that watches for an opportunity of revenge, lieth in wait against himself, and draweth down mischief on his own head.
Dorothy said nothing. Oz had not kept the promise he made her, but he had done his best. So she forgave him. As he said, he was a good man, even if he was a bad Wizard.
Nothing inspires forgiveness quite like revenge.
It is easier to get forgiveness than permission.
The stupid neither forgive nor forget; the naive forgive and forget; the wise forgive but do not forget.
Life is an adventure in forgiveness.
‘Tis the most tender part of love, each other to forgive.
Forgiveness does not always lead to a healed relationship. Some people are not capable of love, and it might be wise to let them go along with your anger. Wish them well, and let them go their way.
Forgiveness is the healing of wounds caused by another. You choose to let go of a past wrong and no longer be hurt by it. Forgiveness is a strong move to make, like turning your shoulders sideways to walk quickly on a crowded sidewalk. It’s your move.