To err is human, to forgive divine - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
to err is human, to forgive divine
to err is human (to forgive is divine)
Being fallible and making mistakes is inherent to being a human, and forgiving such mistakes is a transcendent act. I know you're mad at your brother because he lied, but to err is human, you know. To forgive is divine.
to err is human, to forgive divine it is human nature to make mistakes yourself while finding it hard to forgive others. proverb
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After all, to err is human, to forgive divine
and all that.
Good nature and good sense must ever join; To err is human, to forgive divine