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Robert Christy, comp.  Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages.  1887.
But they ne’er pardon who have done the wrong.  1
He that sharply chides is the most ready to pardon.  2
He who will not pardon others must not himself expect pardon.  Seneca.  3
It is more noble to pardon than to punish.  Arabian Nights.  4
Pardon is the choicest flower of victory.  Arabian.  5
Pardon others often, thyself never.  Publius Syrus.  6
Pardoning the bad is injuring the good.  7
The very best men stand in need of pardon.  8
They that have much business must have much pardon.  9

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