Regret is an appalling waste of energy.
Je Ne Parle Francais, Katherine Mansfield
Regret, a short story by Guy De Maupassant
Regret, a short story by Kate Chopin
Right back in my youth, I swore I would live a life of no regrets. That is, that I would choose happiness, be honest about my feelings, and take risks.... so that in my old age I would not sit and think, if only...
But we are at the mercy of more than our wishes. Life has it's own ideas. I have been mistaken in many choices, but I learnt quickly the worthlessness of regret, or of guilt.
How do you feel about regret?