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. Nurse Reveals Top 5 Regrets of the Dying. Bronnie Ware: What I learned working in palliative care and how meditation saved me. By Mindful. A palliative nurse recorded the most common regrets of the dying and put her findings into a book called “The Top Five Regrets of The Dying.

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Everyone misses their friends when they are dying. Manchmal bekommt man eben Steine in den Weg gelegt, manchmal kleine Steinchen, die man einfach weg kicken kann, manchmal aber auch riesige Felsbrocken, die man alleine nicht bewegt bekommt.

I thought this would be more enlightening. Most people had not honoured even a half of their dreams and had to die knowing that it was due to choices they had made, or dyingg made. I wish I had stayed in touch with my friends. Rarely are we provided with an example of a man or woman who faces death with few regrets.

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I was suicidally depressed. But being specifically requested to meet ths in his office on a designated day at a designated time was new. As a result, they settled for a mediocre existence and never became who they were truly capable of becoming. Want to War saving…. I want no regrets. And among the top, from men in particular, is ‘I wish I hadn’t worked so hard’.

I wanted to hear more from the dying persons and how they put their advice into practice before t If I could describe this book in one word, it would be underwhelming. Wow, this book was incredibly moving and heartfelt and the stories were told with such care that I felt like Tpp was experiencing it too.

The Top Five Regrets of the Dying: A Life Transformed by the Dearly Departing

I did enjoy the sections that actually pertained to the main title, and I would rate the book much higher maybe 3 or 4? At times it was wonderful and at times Regretw felt as if it interrupted the story. Most people had not honored even a half of their dreams and had to die knowing that it was due to choices they had made, or not made.


Es ist schon ein paar Monate her, seit ich das Buch gelesen habe.

Order by newest oldest recommendations. From cash to food to housing, my grandfather gave and gives freely. As a small, dedicated non-profit, Mindful reached over 5 million people online inbringing compassion and connection into the hearts, homes, and communities of our readers. When people realise that their life is almost over and look back clearly on it, it is easy to see how many dreams have gone unfulfilled.

In your book, the person who really encapsulated that first regret was Grace. People do it all the time.

Bronnie goes on and on about her dramas with other carers and her ttop history and I simply didn’t care. Many developed illnesses relating to the bitterness and resentment they carried as a result. It sums up all that went before without having to skim over all the other bronnke in between. This book contained mainly self-indulgent drivel, briefly punctuated by five points of wisdom gleaned from the writer’s dying clients while she worked as a palliative carer. I sying, I experience life so differently, I can’t feel this book.

Ware writes of the phenomenal clarity of vision that people gain at the end of their lives, and how we might learn from their wisdom.

The author has had an unconventional life which I found interesting and her experiences with her clients fascinating but sometimes their words sound like her own- I bromnie left wondering how waree was actually accurate and how much edited to enable her to confer her own philosophy of what matters in life.

One of the main sanctimonious passages was about how the author got diagnosed with some serious medical condition. This is the type of love that allows us to reach the end of our lives with confidence and few regrets. Simply put, I have made a lot of mistakes, hurt people and myself, and did not plan well for the future.

Aug 29, Jo rated it it was amazing Shelves: Dec 11, U rated it it was amazing. Here is the verse I would like and this is dyin it will take place in the service.


Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you. It had a very profound effect on me. Apr 22, Ilhem rated it it was amazing Shelves: My grandfather has made peace with others, peace with death, and peace with God.

I have so much to say. Books by Bronnie Ware. These are five timely advice and things you should definitely be doing to avoid these regrets later in life. Instead of an enriching insight into their experiences and what we could learn from them to use our own remaining time more eff When I’m dying, one of my top five regrets may well be having read this book.

I wish I hadn’t worked so hard. A great perspective, I highly recommend it even if the writing isn’t spectacular because the message gets through and it’s worth getting through the anecdotal bits gronnie reach the meat of ths book.

There were many deep regrets about not giving friendships the time and effort that they deserved. The Top Five Regrets of the Dying: Death always involves letting go of the world. Now, some of you may be surprised to know as a whole, I’m a pretty morbid person. Exactly what I needed! But my grandfather will credit making peace with God as the single most important decision he ever made in life.

The writing is not great, and the stories of the people Bronnie cared for are interspersed with stories about her own personal experiences, which is where her writing style got too flowery. I even started highlighting all the uses in my Kindle version of the book.

You live and learn. This is a theme which comes around in my life very often, and a message I need to take to heart.