In Margin: Restoring Emotional, Physical, Financial, and Time Reserves to Overloaded Lives, Richard Swenson writes: “Grace preempts accusation, freeing both parties. When we extend grace to our enemies, they receive a shockingly unexpected glimpse of the kingdom. And, at precisely the same time that our adversary is released, we are as well.”
--Margin, Kindle Loc. 805-7 Illustration by Jim L. Wilson
Proverbs 19:11 (CEV) It's wise to be patient and show what you are like by forgiving others.