Forgiveness Sayings and Forgiveness Quotes (with Pictures)


You may have heard this a lot that ‘forgive and forget’ but let’s be real honest. Do you really want to forgive them for making you sad? Do you really want to forget them for making you feel unworthy and to cheat you?

Well, I know many of you don’t want to do it and even don’t even do it. But let me tell you one thing ‘forgiveness is the greatest thing you can do, not to just those who hurts you, but to yourself too.’


When you live in the anger and don’t want to forgive them, you just only destroy your mental peace and mental health. So, just ask yourself once, how you want to live your life. Want to live in hate or in peace?

Enough saying about it. Now let’s dive into this post. Here are 11 most inspiring quotes and sayings about forgiveness which will change your life.

11 forgiveness Quotes and Sayings

11 Sayings and Quotes about Forgiveness

1. Forgiving sets you free.

“Holding a grudge doesn’t make you strong; it makes you bitter. Forgiving doesn’t make you weak; it sets you free.”


2. Weak can never forgive.

“The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.”


3. I forgive people.

“I forgive people but that doesn’t mean I accept their behavior or trust them I forgive them for me, so I can let go and move with my life.”


4. Forgiving you.

“Forgiving you is my gift to you. Moving on is my gift to myself.”


5. First to Forgive.

“The first to apologize is the bravest. The first to forgive is the strongest. The first to forget is the happiest.”

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6. True Forgiveness.

“True forgiveness is when you can say, ‘thank you for that experience.”


7. Forgive someone who wasn’t sorry.

“I never knew how strong I was until I had to forgive someone who wasn’t sorry, and accept an apology I never received.”


8. Forgive who broke it.

“You’ll never know how strong your heart is until you know how to forgive who broke it.”

9. Forgiveness isn’t approving.

“Forgiveness isn’t approving what happened. It’s choosing to rise above it.”


10. Strong people are not those..

“Maybe strong people are not the one who overcome and forget, but those who forgive and remember.”


11. Forget it enough.

“Forget it enough to get over it, remember it enough so it doesn’t happen again.”


Hope you love these quotes. What’s your favorite quote from above all comment that down below.

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