Quotes with forgive
Forgive, O Lord, my little jokes on Thee And I’ll forgive Thy great big one on me.
If, after I depart this vale, you ever remember me and have thought to please my ghost, forgive some sinner and wink your eye at some homely girl.
"Epitaph" from Smart Set (December 1921)
We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.
To err is human, to forgive divine.
An Essay on Criticism
Do not kill him! I forgive him my death.
Ordering his soldiers not to kill an assassin who has just tried to kill him (1581)
Only the brave know how to forgive...A coward never forgave; it is not in his nature.
Forgive me, but if someone had told me two decades ago that by 2012, a black president would be endorsing gay marriage, I would have asked where he got that stuff he was smoking.
We can forgive a man for making a useful thing as long as he does not admire it. The only excuse for making a useless thing is that one admires it intensely.
The Preface To ‘The Picture Of Dorian Gray’, 1891