71+ Best Forgive Yourself Quotes You Need To Remember

Forgiving yourself is about more than just putting the past behind you and moving on. It is about accepting what has happened and showing compassion to yourself. Profoundly inspirational forgiving yourself quotes will challenge the way you think about self forgiveness, and make your life worth living.

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Most Famous Forgive Yourself Quotes

The more you know yourself, the more you forgive yourself. Confucius

I have learned, that the person I have to ask for forgiveness from the most is myself. You must love yourself. You have to forgive yourself, everyday, whenever you remember a shortcoming, a flaw, you have to tell yourself That’s just fine. You have to forgive yourself so much, until you don’t even see those things anymore. Because that’s what love is like. C. JoyBell C.

Never forget that to forgive yourself is to release trapped energy that could be doing good work in the world. D. Patrick Miller

When blame and self judgement are transformed, healed, and cease to be, we have reawakened without the myth, the mythos, of separation. We are One. Wendy E. Slater

The burden of regret can weigh us down heavily on our spiritual journey. The best way to release regret is to forgive ourselves. James Van Praagh

Forgiving yourself, believing in yourself and choosing to love yourself are the best gifts one could receive. Brittany Burgunder

You, Lord, are forgiving and good, abounding in love to all who call to you. Bible

Don’t dwell too much on the past. The lessons are useful for the present and a preparation for the future. Move on! Lailah Gifty Akita

Forgiveness is man’s deepest need and highest achievement. Horace Bushnell

If I hadn’t forgiven myself, I wouldn’t be strong enough to love someone this much. Dawn Lanuza

To forgive is to set a prisoner free and realize that prisoner was you. Lewis B. Smedes

And you shouldn’t blame yourself. Learn from it. Grow from it, but don’t allow it to consume you again. Easier said than done, I know. T.J. Klune

Yourself and welcome love back into your life. Wayne Dyer

Remember that when you forgive, you empty yourself so that you may receive. Debasish Mridha

Holding a grudge doesn’t make you strong; it makes you bitter. Forgiving doesn’t make you weak; it sets you free. Dave Willis

All we have to do is forgive ourselves wholly and completely for ever thinking that we are not good enough! Jodi Aman

Forgiveness is for yourself because it frees you. It lets you out of that prison you put yourself in. Louise Hay

Forgiveness hurts but its reward is priceless. Naide P Obiang

Do not judge, and you will not be judged. Do not condemn, and you will not be condemned. Forgive, and you will be forgiven. Bible

Forgiveness is not just what we receive; it is also what we give to ourselves. Ogwo David Emenike

You forgive yourself for every failure because you are trying to do the right thing. God knows that and you know it. Nobody else may know it. Maya Angelou

We say, I can’t forgive him or I can’t forgive her because we humans think we own something. At the end we were born with nothing and when we all die we take nothing with us. Dele Andersen

Forgive yourself first. Release the need to replay a negative situation over and over again in your mind. Don’t become a hostage to your past by always reviewing and reliving your mistakes. Don’t remind yourself of what should have, could have or would have been. Release it and let it go. Move on. Les Brown

First night in the barracks. Moyshe Ettinger tells us how he saved himself and cannot forgive himself. The evening prayer is recited and Kaddish is set for the dead. Chil Rajchman

There are only 2 two ways to have a peaceful conscience Never do anything wrong or learn self forgiveness. Elizabeth Gilbert

We are nice; but we’re broken. Mitta Xinindlu

Do as the heavens have done, forget your evil; With them forgive yourself. William Shakespeare

Forgive yourself as you strive to be your best self. Angel Moreira

It’s toughest to forgive ourselves. So it’s probably best to start with other people. It’s almost like peeling an onion. Layer by layer, forgiving others, you really do get to the point where you can forgive yourself. Patty Duke

You need to learn to forgive yourself first. Nicholas Sparks

In the shadow of my hurt, forgiveness feels like a decision to reward my enemy. But in the shadow of the cross, forgiveness is merely a gift from one undeserving soul to the next. Andy Stanley

While you linger on it, I’ve made peace with it. This thing called past. Marion Bekoe

The simple truth is, we all make mistakes, and we all need forgiveness. Desmond Tutu

The best way to calm the anxious mind is to forgive yourself and others. Debasish Mridha

When we give ourselves self compassion, we are opening our hearts in a way that can transform our lives. Kristin Neff

Perhaps, if you knew then what you know now you would have done it differently. You are a different person today. Forgive yourself, and move on. Germany Kent

People can be more forgiving than you can imagine. But you have to forgive yourself. Let go of what’s bitter and move on. Bill Cosby

Through one’s tears for the past, one’s future becomes blurred. Criss Jami

To forgive is the highest, most beautiful form of love. In return, you will receive untold peace and happiness. Robert Muller

Forgiveness is beautiful and it feels good when someone gives that gift to you. But it’s one thing for someone you wronged to forgive you. It was another to forgive yourself. Kristen Ashley

Bring it up, make amends, forgive yourself. It sounds simple, but don’t think for a second that it is easy. Getting free from the tyranny of past mistakes can be hard work, but definitely worth the effort. And the payoff is health, wholeness and inner peace. In other words, you get your life back. Steve Goodier

Stop focusing on your past mistakes. Don’t be ashamed of the things that you’ve done. We all have made mistakes. Don’t you see? All of those things helped shape you into the beautiful person that you are today! Hold your head up high because you didn’t allow your past mistakes to consume you. You learned! You conquered! You became a better you. Be proud of who you are today! Stephanie Lahart

I will permit no man to narrow and degrade my soul by making me hate him. Booker T. Washington

When you slip up and let yourself back into old, toxic patterns of thinking, forgive yourself before you try to fix yourself. Vironika Tugaleva

Having asked God for forgiveness, accept release, then truly forgive yourself and turn your back definitely on the matter. Norman Vincent Peale

Without forgiveness and love, you will live with resentment, bitterness, malice and strife which result in more pain. You can never love without forgiving. Forgiveness deepens your ability to love and frees you from pain. Kemi Sogunle

Turn down the volume of your negative inner voice and create a nurturing inner voice to take it’s place. When you make a mistake, forgive yourself, learn from it, and move on instead of obsessing about it. Equally important, don’t allow anyone else to dwell on your mistakes or shortcomings or to expect perfection from you. Beverly Engel

Forgiveness is a gift to the one who is hurting. Josee D’Amore

There is no love without forgiveness, and there is no forgiveness without love. Bryant H. Mcgill

Forgive someone today. Especially if that someone is you. Gina Greenlee

The only true way to create a more loving, productive, and fulfilling life is by forgiving the past. Iyanla Vanzant

The only person we have the right or the power to forgive is ourselves. For everything else, there is the Art of Acceptance. Rebecca O’Dwyer

I think that if God forgives us we must forgive ourselves. Otherwise, it is almost like setting up ourselves as a higher tribunal than him. C. S. Lewis

We all make mistakes, don’t we? But if you can’t forgive yourself, you’ll always be an exile in your own life. Curtis Sittenfeld

Be courageous enough to forgive yourself; never forget to be compassionate to yourself. Debasish Mridha

Forgiveness is really a gift to yourself  have the compassion to forgive others, and the courage to forgive yourself. Mary Anne Radmacher

Let go of all your hurts and be healed. Lailah Gifty Akita

Forgiving is giving up the hope that it couldn’t have been any other way than it actually was. Oprah Winfrey

When we have opened ourselves to give forgiveness or to accept forgiveness we have opened ourselves to touch the Divine. Genevieve Gerard

You will have no peace until you have discovered how to forgive yourself, to forgive other people and let them forgive you. Dorothy Rowe

Never forget to forgive yourself; always remember to love yourself. Debasish Mridha

Forgiveness is the economy of the heart forgiveness saves the expense of anger, the cost of hatred, the waste of spirits. Hannah More

Forgiveness brings us closer to those who have hurt us and helps them to experience the forgiveness and love of Jesus through us who forgives them. Omoakhuana Anthonia

Without forgiveness and love, you will live with resentment, bitterness, malice and strife which result in more pain. You can never love without forgiving. Forgiveness deepens your ability to love and frees you from pain. Kemi Sogunle

Mistakes are experiences. Without these experiences, there is no learning. Lailah Gifty Akit

The truth is, unless you let go, unless you forgive yourself, unless you forgive the situation, unless you realize that the situation is over, you cannot move forward. Dr. Steve Maraboli

Forgiveness for ourselves and other is one of the main elements in growth. It allows us to free ourselves of the issues that are holding us down. Nanette Mathews

The real difficulty is to overcome how you think about yourself. If we don’t have that we never grow, we never learn, and sure as hell we should never teach. Maya Angelou

Forgiveness is inherently powerful enough to extend itself wholly and completely to us even when we are the ones in need of forgiving ourselves. Craig D. Lounsbrough