Forgiveness is too great and difficult for one person. It requires two: the betrayer and the betrayed.
She asked forgiveness, and I gave it. But the truth is, I’d forgiven everything she’d done and everything she could do long before that day. For me, that was no choice. That was falling in love.
Without the bad days we can never appreciate the good ones, and, there are so many good days coming your way. Just do me a favor, forgive yourself like you forgave me.
When it comes to the commissioner, I find it sometimes better to ask forgiveness rather than permission.
Mr Pine… what happened to Sophie Alekan makes us all involved. What happened in Cairo… shames me to the bottom of my soul. I know you can’t forgive the man who did that. The question is, what are you prepared to do about it?
I’m not seeking penance for what I’ve done, Father. I’m asking forgiveness…for what I’m about to do.