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for·give·ness (noun) the act of pardoning somebody; the tendency to forgive offenses readily and easily.

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"Genuine forgiveness does not deny anger but faces it head-on." - Alice Miller
"Forgiveness is an act of the will, and the will can function regardless of the temperature of the heart." - Corrie Ten Boom

"It is often easier to ask for forgiveness than to ask for permission." - Grace Murray Hopper

"Never forget the three powerful resources you always have available to you: love, prayer, and forgiveness." - H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

"Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future." - Paul Boese

"We achieve inner health only through forgiveness - the forgiveness not only of others but also of ourselves." - Joshua Loth Liebman

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

"You will know that forgiveness has begun when you recall those who hurt you and feel the power to wish them well." - Lewis B. Smedes

"Anger makes you smaller, while forgiveness forces you to grow beyond what you were." - Cherie Carter-Scott




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