“A rattlesnake, if cornered, will sometimes become so angry it will bite itself. That is exactly what the harboring of hate and resentment against others is – a biting of oneself. We think that we are harming others in holding these spites and hates, but the deeper harm is to ourselves. “
Eli E. Stanley
- Are you hurting yourself by not forgiving someone who has caused you pain?
- Why is forgiveness so difficult?