‘Learn but to love your neighbour as yourself, and this will make it easy to you both to forbear him and forgive him.’ With yourself you are not apt to be so angry. Against yourself you bear no malice, or desire no revenge that shall do you hurt. As you are angry with yourself penitently for the faults you have committed, but not so as to desire your own destruction, or final hurt; but with such a displeasure as tendeth to your recovery; so also must you do to others.
Richard Baxter, William Orme, The Practical Works of the Rev. Richard Baxter, vol. 6 (London: James Duncan, 1830), 143.
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