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.
The stupid neither forgive nor forget; the naive forgive and forget; the wise forgive but do not forget.
It is easier to get forgiveness than permission.
Life is an adventure in forgiveness.
‘Tis the most tender part of love, each other to forgive.
It really doesn’t matter if the person who hurt you deserves to be forgiven. Forgiveness is a gift you give yourself. You have things to do and you want to move on.
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.