There were times when I have forgiven someone without getting an apology. I chose to forgive so I could move on with my life and not be burdened with resentment. More often than not, I can walk away from the person who wronged me and know that I’m better off without them in my life.
When you forgive, you do not erase the memory. You simply choose to forgive to free yourself from the bitterness. The memory stays, not to be forgotten but to be remembered as a valuable lesson. — Unknown GENTLE REMINDERS: A GIFT TO YOURSELF & OTHERS: Sometimes we need a little something that will
Laugh when you can, apologize when you should, and let go of what you can’t change. Kiss slowly, love deeply, forgive quickly, take chances and have no regrets. Life’s too short to be anything but happy. — Unknown On SALE for only $7.16 (limited timed) ! Stock up on your Holiday Gifts! Barnes
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In the blink of an eye, everything can change. So make the most with those who mean the most. Forgive often and love with all your heart. You may never know when you may not have that chance again. — Unknown
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 on with my life. — Unknown
If you spend your time hoping someone will suffer the consequences for what they did to your heart, then you’re allowing them to hurt you a second time. — Shannon L. Adler NOW Available on Amazon: The Quotable Magnets!
I guess the real fact of the matter is, we don’t know what tomorrow is going to bring and the only thing we really have is right now. So, don’t stay mad for too long. Learn to forgive. Love with all your heart. Have fun. Live your life the way you want to live it.
The wisdom of forgiving : It does not mean giving people the license to hurt you over and over again. It is simply an act of releasing the pain others may have caused and remembering never to let them take away your PEACE again. — Dodinsky
In the blink of an eye, everything can change. So forgive often and love with all your heart. You may never know when you may not have that chance again. — Unknown
You have to take the good with the bad, smile when you’re sad, love what you’ve got and remember what you had… Always forgive but never forget, learn from your mistakes but never regret, people change, things go wrong, just remember, life goes on. — Unknown
Someday, we’ll forget the hurt, the reason we cried and who caused us pain. We will finally realize that the secret of being free is not revenge, but letting things unfold in their own way and own time. After all, what matters is not the first, but the last chapter of our life which shows