Mercy Sayings and Quotes

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


When mercy is shown, mercy is given.     

Duane Chapman

God is more willing to pardon than to punish. Mercy does more multiply in him than sin in us. Mercy is his nature.     

Thomas Watson

Nothing emboldens sin so much as mercy.     

William Shakespeare

Mercy often inflicts death.     

Seneca