Perhaps if others had suffered they would've been kinder in their judgements and more merciful in their behaviour. Perhaps they would've made more of an effort to encourage and strengthen and less effort to magnify flaws and mistakes.
Here are eight wise quotes from pastor, theologian, anti-Nazi dissident and founding member of the Confessing Church, Dietrich Bonhoeffer who was and continues to be one of the most influential theologians of the century.
A quote from Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a German Lutheran pastor who opposed Nazism and was executed during his imprisonment at a Nazi concentration camp 23 days before German surrender. I feel this quote wraps up the ideology of early Protestants.