"It is always the case that when the Christian looks back, he is looking at the forgiveness of sins."
"Darkness cannot drive out darkness only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate only love can do that."Karl Barth on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong."Karl Barth on Mahatma Gandhi
"Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names."Karl Barth on John F. Kennedy
"Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them."Karl Barth on Bruce Lee
"Always forgive your enemies - nothing annoys them so much."Karl Barth on Oscar Wilde
"Religion is the possibility of the removal of every ground of confidence except confidence in God alone."
"Man can certainly flee from God... but he cannot escape him. He can certainly hate God and be hateful to God, but he cannot change into its opposite the eternal love of God which triumphs even in his hate."
"Faith in God's revelation has nothing to do with an ideology which glorifies the status quo."
"Faith is never identical with piety."
"Laughter is the closest thing to the grace of God."