Nurse Reveals Top 5 Regrets of the Dying. Bronnie Ware: What I learned working in palliative care and how meditation saved me. By Mindful. After too many years of unfulfilling work, Bronnie Ware began searching for a job with heart. Despite having no formal qualifications or experience, she found. A palliative care nurse has revealed the most common regrets from her patients. In her book “Top 5 Regrets of the Dying”, Bronnie Ware says.

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In hindsight I think I would have changed the title. Fear of change had them pretending to others, and to their selves, that they were content, when deep within, wate longed to laugh properly and have silliness in their life again. My grandfather loves people with a rich love. No doubt, you can remember some yourself.

A palliative nurse who has counselled the dying in their last days has revealed the most common regrets we have at the end of our lives. He did not regret, in any visible way, the coming end to his days.

Top five regrets of the dying

I was suicidally depressed. This is the type of love that allows us to reach the end of our lives with confidence and few regrets. Despite Facebook and everything else, they have let hte friendships slip by.


I wish that I had let myself be happier. I wish I hadn’t worked so brobnie. I was seeing it first hand. Threads collapsed expanded unthreaded. As a result, they settled for a mediocre existence and never became who they were truly capable of becoming.

I wish I had stayed in touch with my friends. I wish I had stayed in touch with my friends.

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Thankyou, what a great testimony to your grandad — a life well lived. Many had become so caught up in their own lives that they had let golden friendships slip by over the years. And among the top, from men in particular, is ‘I wish I hadn’t worked so hard’. Can you tell me what that experience was like and what you learned from it? You managed to get quite close to her. But rarely are we offered the alternative. I just have to look after me and love me. My book has inspired them to reconnect with friends, to write to their friends and tell them they love them.

Generosity in life provides opportunity to look back on our days with few regrets. I knew that no matter how hard it would be to stay true to my rerets path—and it does take courage to do that—nothing could be as painful as lying on your deathbed with that regret.

Nurse Reveals Top 5 Regrets of the Dying – Mindful

I think meditation really helped me stay calm. T here was no mention of more sex or bungee jumps. Regretts love for my grandmother is still bdonnie great he speaks freely of his desire to join her in death. All of the men I nursed deeply regretted spending so much of their lives on the treadmill of a work existence. He has given to me and he has given to strangers he will never meet again—all with joy and gratitude.

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Here is the verse I would like and this is where it will take place in the service. Everyone misses their friends when they are dying. Even though I cannot erase the mistakes of poor and wrong decisions in the past, I will do my best to make peace with GOD and my fellow man. He rarely pursued them out of selfish gain. I learned through meditation that compassion starts with yourself.

Get new posts delivered right to your inbox:. My grandfather has always dreamed bigger dreams for his life than the offerings of this world. But perhaps the most regrts funeral in my life is one I did not attend. My grandfather has made peace with others, peace with death, and peace with God.