Forgiveness Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old forgiveness quotes, forgiveness sayings, and forgiveness proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

A fault confessed is half redressed.      

English Proverb

A grudge is a heavy thing to carry.      


Charity covers a multitude of sins.      

Bible (Peter 4:8)

Don't make a mountain out of a molehill.      

Henry Ellis(1859-1939)

Forgive and forget.      


Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.      

Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948)

If God were not willing to forgive sin, heaven would be empty.      

German Proverb

Let bygones be bygones.      

Christina Georgina Rossetti (1830-1894)

Record only the sunny hours.      


Repay evil with kindness.      


Temper justice with mercy.      

John Milton (1608-1674)