Quote by Marianne Williamson

May we not succumb to thoughts of violence and revenge today, but rather to thoughts of mercy and compassion. We are to love our enemies that they might be returned to their right minds.

May we not succumb to thoughts of violence and revenge today


This quote emphasizes the importance of embracing forgiveness and compassion instead of resorting to violence and seeking revenge. It suggests that by choosing love and mercy, we have the potential to help our enemies regain their sense of morality and goodwill. It encourages a shift towards understanding and empathy, recognizing the power of forgiveness and its ability to heal and transform individuals. Ultimately, the quote promotes a peaceful and compassionate approach in dealing with conflict and injustice.


By Marianne Williamson
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