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

Forgive and forget.      


Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.      

Mahatma Gandhi

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

German Proverb

Let bygones be bygones.      

Christina Georgina Rossetti

Record only the sunny hours.      


Repay evil with kindness.      


Temper justice with mercy.      

John Milton