The Top 5 Regrets of the Dying

Bronnie Ware is a nurse who spent several years working in palliative care, where she took care of patients that were nearing the end of their lives—the last 12 weeks of their lives to be precise.

Over the years, as she took care of these people and listened to their stories, she found that many of them had some serious regrets about the way they chose to live their lives.

She also noticed a pattern—when she asked her patients about any regrets they had or anything they might’ve done differently with their lives, common themes began to arise again and again…

So, she began to write them down.

And this eventually led to a best-selling book called The Top 5 Regrets of the Dying.

In this episode + article, we discuss each of the 5 regrets and how they can help us lead more meaningful lives…

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