It is easy to condemn, it is better to pity.
Author: Lyman Abbott (1835-1922)
Profession: American Congregational Clergyman and Editor
A merciful person is merciful to their animals.
Blessed are the merciful; for they shall obtain mercy. [Mathew]
The merciful shall obtain mercy.
Of all the characters of cruelty, I consider the most despicable the one that cloaks himself in a garb of mercy.
Religion and education are no match for evil without the grace of God.
Author: B. R. Hayden (1913-1980)
Profession: American Poet
Mercy is nobility's true badge.
Teach me to feel another's woe. To hide the fault I see: That the mercy I show to others; that mercy also show to me.
Author: Alexander Pope (1688-1744)
Profession: British Poet, Critic, Translator
Offenders never pardon.
There are three things in the world that deserve no mercy, hypocrisy, fraud, and tyranny.
Author: Frederick W. Robertson
Clemency is one of the brightest diamonds in the crown of majesty.
Author: W. Secker
In case of doubt we should always lean on the side of mercy.
Author: Source Unknown
Lenience will operate with greater force, in some instances than rigor. It is therefore my first wish to have all of my conduct distinguished by it.
Author: George Washington (1732-1799)
Profession: First President of the USA