Originally Posted by taylor
Forgiveness of perceived cruelty and violence brings peace of mind. It's not "good" or "bad", but just part of human kind's animal nature. Do you see lions as evil when they eat the gazelle or fight each other for a mate?
Humans are sapient, whilst lions are not.
Being cruel and violent yourself however will not bring peace of mind because a cruel and violent mind cannot be peaceful.
Why? As it is in our nature, why not let it be?