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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And let me tell you, there are few things in life more inspirational than peering into the eyes of a man who does not fear his own death. Everyone misses their friends when they are dying.

Top Five Regrets of the Dying

Death did not scare him. In hindsight I think I would have changed the title.

Often times we hear about the regrets of the dying as outlined in the list above and we are warned to avoid making their mistakes. Many developed illnesses relating to the bitterness and resentment they carried as a result.

Through meditation I also learned mindfulness and being very present with the people. The so-called ‘comfort’ of familiarity overflowed into their emotions, as well as their physical lives. In your book, the regretx who really encapsulated that first regret was Grace. My grandfather has made peace with others, peace with death, and peace with God.

My prayer is to be like your grandfather. When I think about it, it was more from women. Ware writes of the phenomenal clarity of vision that people gain at the end of their lives, and brohnie we might learn from their wisdom.


And you saw it in other people you were working with. Life is long if you know how to use bronnir. Now check your email to confirm your subscription. He has held everything this world offers with an open palm: Compassion really allowed me to have compassion for myself and for other people. About Joshua Becker Writer.

Top Five Regrets of the Dying

This is the type of love that allows us to reach the end of our lives with confidence and few regrets. We all get conditioning from family, peers and society. As a result, they settled for a mediocre existence and never became who they were truly capable of becoming.

Hopefully, as it is harder now to lose track of friends. I can remember the details and the stories well. I wish that I had let myself be happier. He did not regret, in any visible way, the coming end to his days.

Top five regrets of the dying

Inspiring others to live more by owning less. I wish that I had let myself be happier. Show 25 25 50 All. People do it all the time. I think regret is a very harsh judgment on yourself. There was no fear in his demeanor.

I had a lot of requests from people to write a memoir of my own, so I was able to merge them together. And believe me, nobody faces death confidently without making reggets with regres first. You live and learn.


Pf 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. Exactly what I needed! I found it refreshing how your book is much more a personal journey than I expected, as much about you as it is about the people you cared for.

I think meditation really helped me stay calm. She was a woman who was in so much pain for not having given herself the life she wanted. Despite Facebook and everything else, they have let those friendships slip by.

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Threads collapsed expanded unthreaded. Years later, I still think about that conversation. Own less, live more, and create space for the things you love.

Health brings a freedom very few realise, until they no longer have it. It was my biggest lesson: Thank you for the inspiration to do so.

I wish I’d had the courage to express my feelings. Good to take a step back sometimes. These days a lot more people have counseling and therapy. This is not a surface love just for show, but one that includes his heart, his mind, and his soul.

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