Quotes by regret
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Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
To regret deeply is to live afresh.
American author and anthropologist 1925-1998
A man goes to knowledge as he goes to war, wideawake, with fear, with respect, and with absolute assurance. Going to knowledge or going to war in any other manner is a mistake, and whoever makes it will live to regret his steps.
Iranian-Kurdish film director, producer and writer 1969-
Actually, the only thing I regret is not making more underground films and bringing them with me as historical documents.
American First Lady 1925-
At the end of your life, you will never regret not having passed one more test, not winning one more verdict or not closing one more deal. You will regret time not spent with a husband, a friend, a child, or a parent.
American singer, songwriter and guitarist 1976-
At this point in my life, I find myself obsessed with alternate paths I could've taken. I don't think about this with a sense of regret, but with a sense of wonder...Source: The Meaning Of Life
English poet 1612-1680
Because they did not see merit where they should have seen it, people, to express their regret, will go and leave a lot of money to the very people who will be the first to throw stones at the next person who has anything to say and finds a difficulty in getting a hearing.
Charles Caleb Colton
English writer 1780-1832
Bed is a bundle of paradoxes; we go to it with reluctance, yet we quit it with regret; and we make up our minds every night to leave it early, but we make up our bodies every morning to keep it late.
Sri Swami Sivananda
Indian Hindu spiritual teacher 1887-1963
Do not brood over your past mistakes and failures as this will only fill your mind with grief, regret and depression. Do not repeat them in the future.
English writer 1959-
Don't regret your life, child, it will pass soon enough.Source: Lighthousekeeping (2006) 116
French writer 1897-1977
Falsity cannot keep an idea from being beautiful; there are certain errors of such ingenuity that one could regret their not ranking among the achievements of the human mind.
C. S. Lewis
Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
Has this world been so kind to you that you should leave with regret? There are better things ahead than any we leave behind.
American president (7th) 1767-1845
I am a Senator against my wishes and feelings, which I regret more than any other of my life.
American Author, Critic 1944-
I deeply regret any harm, or any perceived harm, that I may have done to anyone by any behaviour of mine.
American Actress, Producer 1908-1989
I do not regret one professional enemy I have made. Any actor who doesn't dare to make an enemy should get out of the business.
J. Paul Getty
American Oil Tycoon, Billionaire 1892-1976
I hate to be a failure. I hate and regret the failure of my marriages. I would gladly give all my millions for just one lasting marital success.
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