Top 5 Regrets


In my younger years, I was very ambitious my first priorities were my kids, but I really worked hard to build a business that would thrive, and I threw myself into my work.  Things are different now – I don’t have the drive the way I use to.

I don’t know if it was the death of my mom and dad who made me realize I needed to reassess things or my husband being diagnosed with Parkinsonism.  I now feel I want to slow down and just take a deep breath. I am yearning to do the things I 5 regrets of the dyinghaven’t done literally in years things I am passionate about like – oil painting, drawing, reading books I love not books to keep up with my industry.

I would love to be able to write a book of experiences or poetry and make enough money to live comfortably. I have written e-books on SEO and other business-related  things but what I really love to write about is life, thoughts, passions and emotions.

But then reality sets in and I realize I need to do what I am an expert at. I want to retire with enough money to be able to travel and do the things I love. I came across some information about what people regret when they die and this just solidified my thoughts.

Top 5 Regrets of the Dying

  1. I wish would have had the courage to live a life true to myself, not the life others expected of me.
  2. I wish I had not worked so hard.
  3. I wish I would have had the courage to express my feelings.
  4. I wish I had stayed in touch with my friends.
  5. I wish that I had let myself be happier.

After reading the regrets of those that have gone before us what do you think, about your own life, the path you are on right this second?

Are you at a place where you will have no regrets or do you need to adjust your life so you will be satisfied when the time comes?…

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