Quotes, July 14, 2011

husky004_(z5 NY)July 14, 2011

Forgiveness is the fragrance the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it. ~Mark Twain

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

Forgiving is love's toughest work, and love's biggest risk. If you twist it into something it was never meant to be, it can make you a doormat or an insufferable manipulator. Forgiving seems almost unnatural. Our sense of fairness tells us people should pay for the wrong they do. But forgiving is love's power to break nature's rule. ~Lewis B. Smedes

Always forgive your enemies - nothing annoys them so much. ~Oscar Wilde

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One of the most noble and difficult aspects of being human, the merging of the opposite ends of the psyche.

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