"I learned a long time ago that some people would rather die than forgive. It's a strange truth, but forgiveness is a painful and difficult process. It's not something that happens overnight. It's an evolution of the heart."
"Darkness cannot drive out darkness only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate only love can do that."Sue Monk Kidd on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong."Sue Monk Kidd on Mahatma Gandhi
"Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names."Sue Monk Kidd on John F. Kennedy
"Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them."Sue Monk Kidd on Bruce Lee
"Always forgive your enemies - nothing annoys them so much."Sue Monk Kidd on Oscar Wilde
"Stories are amazing and powerful because they can resonate with people depending on their needs and experiences and speak truths we need to hear in that moment in time."
"I think there must be a place inside of us where dreams go and wait their turn."
"Gradually it occurred to me that we spend a great deal of life asleep and that dreams are little narratives, little stories. I thought, 'Who's choreographing this stuff?'"
"A lot of time you write out of some unconscious place. I try to trust what is coming and where it wants to take me."