"Thankfully, Christ is always near, waiting and willing to help us when we pray for help and are willing to repent and come unto Him."
"Perhaps at no other time do we feel the divine love of the Savior as abundantly as we do when we repent."
"Whoever you are and whatever your past may be, remember this: it is not too late to make that same choice again and follow Him."
"You escape by accepting the Atonement of Christ, and all that was heartache can turn to beauty and love and eternity."
"To be offended is a choice we make; it is not a condition inflicted or imposed upon us by someone or something else."
"When we stray—when we fall or depart from the way of our Heavenly Father—the words of the prophets tell us how to rise up and get back on track."
"Just as chalk can be removed from a blackboard, with sincere repentance the effects of our transgression can be erased through the Atonement of Jesus Christ. That promise applies in every case."
"Godly sorrow leads to conversion and a change of heart. It causes us to hate sin and love goodness. It encourages us to stand up and walk in the light of Christ’s love. True repentance is about transformation, not torture or torment."
"Youth who have been exposed to immoral images at a very early age are terrified that they may have already disqualified themselves for missionary service and sacred covenants. … I want to assure you young people [that] through repentance you can qualify for all the blessings of heaven. That is what the Savior’s Atonement is all about."
"There is an important difference between the sorrow for sin that leads to repentance and the sorrow that leads to despair."