Regret Quotes

Many of us crucify ourselves between two thieves - regret for the past and fear of the future.

Fulton Oursler

Forget regret, or life is yours to miss.

Jonathan Larson

There is nothing to regret - either for those who go or for those who are left behind

Eleanor Roosevelt

Make the most of your regrets; never smother your sorrow, but tend and cherish it till it comes to have a separate and integral interest. To regret deeply is to live afresh.

Henry David Thoreau

Never regret. If it's good, it's wonderful. If it's bad, it's experience.

Victoria Holt

My one regret in life is that I am not someone else.

Woody Allen

Regret is an odd emotion because it comes only upon reflection. Regret lacks immediacy, and so its power seldom influences events when it could do some good.

William O'Rourke

Regret for time wasted can become a power for good in the time that remains, if we will only stop the waste and the idle, useless regretting.

Arthur Brisbane

Regrets are idle; yet history is one long regret. Everything might have turned out so differently.

Charles Dudley Warner

Make it a rule of life never to regret and never to look back. Regret is an appalling waste of energy; you can't build on it; it's only for wallowing in.

Katherine Mansfield

Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time; it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.

Sydney J. Harris

Often regret is very false and displaced, and imagines the past to be totally other than it was.

John O'donohue

Regret, which is guilt without the neurosis, enables us ... to move forward instead of back.

Jane Adams

It is human nature to want to go back and fix things or change things that we regret.

John Gray

Regret of neglected opportunity is the worst hell that a living soul can inhabit.

Rafael Sabatini

The only conquests that are permanent and leave no regrets are our conquests over ourselves.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Regret for time wasted can become a power for good in the time that remains, if we will only stop the waste and the idle, useless regretting.

Arthur Brisbane

A person is not old until regrets take the place of dreams.

John Sidney Blyth Barrymore

I have no regrets. I wouldn't have lived my life the way I did if I was going to worry about what people were going to say.

Ingrid Bergman

My deepest regret from my years in public service is the failure of the United States and the international community to act sooner to halt these crimes.

Albright, Madeleine

I taste pain and regret in your sweat. Youve been waiting for me.

Drake

I regretted I was not the head of a clan; however, though not possessed of such an hereditary advantage, I would always endeavour to make my tenants follow me.

James Boswell

And Ill look back and regret how I ignored when they said, Run as fast as you can.

Taylor Swift

Don't ever regret being honest. Period.

Taylor Swift

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Updated On : October 29, 2013
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