What is forgiveness?

Most of us have been hurt by the words or actions of another person. Forgiveness means letting go of that resentment and anger. Choosing forgiveness does not mean excusing the harm done to you, but instead it frees you to live a life of peace, freedom, and joy. To learn more about the benefits of forgiveness, read this article from the Mayo Clinic. 

Here are quotes from people who have chosen forgiveness over revenge: