Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future (Paul Boese). Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future (Paul Boese). The soul is healed by being with children (F. Dostoyevski). Children are the only form of inmortality that we can be sure of (P. Ustinov) . Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future (Paul Boese) . What a nice night for an evening! (Steven Wright).