"Hope is the horizon of forgiveness and reconciliation, for it is grounded in making the impossible possible..."
"Forgiveness is not a failure, it is not a defeat, but rather a great victory over oneself, it is a journey of humanization of oneself and the enemy..."
“Never, never be afraid to do what is right. Society’s punishments are small compared to the wounds we inflict on our souls when we look away..."
DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.
"When women gather, great things will happen..."
"We must explore the possibilities of love, empathy and public compassion being fashioned into instruments of social and political resistance, justice and, indeed, social transformation...”
"The desire for dignity is universal and powerful. It is a motivating force behind all human interaction."
“You cannot practice nonviolence without listening to the other side’s narrative. But first you have to give up being the victim. When you do that, no one will be able to victimize you again...”
ALI ABU AWWAD
"Forgiveness in a political context is action that joins moral truth, forbearance, empathy and commitment to repair a fractured human relation…”
DONALD W. SHRIVER JR.
“Tragedy cannot be the end of our lives. We cannot allow it to control and defeat us.”
"Forgiving… is the only reaction which does not merely re-act but acts anew and unexpectedly, unconditioned by the act which provoked it and therefore freeing from its consequences both the one who forgives and the one who is forgiven..."
"“Forgiveness is a moral repairing of identity, it’s the water erasing the stain of guilt and dousing the fire of resentment..."
Rav RICCARDO DI SEGNI
Liberty and choice are the essential components that constitute human dignity..."