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Mercy Quotes

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.

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

Blessed are the merciful; for they shall obtain mercy. [Mathew]

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

The merciful shall obtain mercy.

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

Of all the characters of cruelty, I consider the most despicable the one that cloaks himself in a garb of mercy.

Author: Fox

Profession:

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.

Author: Motto

Profession:

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.

Author: Proverb

Profession:

There are three things in the world that deserve no mercy, hypocrisy, fraud, and tyranny.

Author: Frederick W. Robertson

Profession:

Clemency is one of the brightest diamonds in the crown of majesty.

Author: W. Secker

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In case of doubt we should always lean on the side of mercy.

Author: Source Unknown

Profession:

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