Forgiveness brings joy

“The greatest evil that can befall man is that he should come to think ill of himself.”  ~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

“If we don’t forgive ourselves for our mistakes, and others for the wounds they have inflicted upon us, we end up crippled with guilt. And the soul cannot grow under a blanket of guilt, because guilt is isolating, while growth is a gradual process of reconnection to ourselves, to other people, and to a larger whole.” ~ Joan Borysenko

 

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