When you forgive, you don’t change the past. You change the future. — unknown
When you forgive, you in no way change the past—but you sure do change the future. — Bernard Meltzer, radio personality
When you pray, you change the past. And the present. And the future. Pray more! — John Kremer
Other quotations from Bernard Meltzer:
If you have learned how to disagree without being disagreeable, then you have discovered the secret of getting along — whether it be business, family relations, or life itself.
Before you speak, ask yourself if what you are going to say is true, is kind, is necessary, is helpful. If the answer is no, maybe what you are about to say should be left unsaid.
We may give without loving, but we cannot love without giving.
Use those talents you have. You will make it. You will give joy to the world. Take this tip from nature: The woods would be a very silent place if no birds sang except those who sang best.
Success is getting and achieving what you want. Happiness is wanting and being content with what you get.
If you want to be original just try being yourself, because God has never made two people exactly alike.
A true friend is someone who thinks that you are a good egg even though he knows that you are slightly cracked.
Blessed are those who give without remembering. And blessed are those who take without forgetting.