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“Top 10 Deathbed Regrets”: *Copied from goodreads.com – direct link: https://www.goodreads.com/quotes/1068787-top-10-deathbed-regrets-1-i-wish-i-d-had-the


1. I wish I'd had the courage to live a life true to myself, not the life other people expected of me.


2. I wish I took time to be with my children more when they were growing up.


3. I wish I had the courage to express my feelings, without the fear of being rejected or unpopular.


4. I wish I would have stayed in touch with friends and family.


5. I wish I would have forgiven someone when I had the chance.


6. I wish I would have told the people I loved the most how important they are to me.


7. I wish I would have had more confidence and tried more things, instead of being afraid of looking like a fool.


8. I wish I would have done more to make an impact in this world.


9. I wish I would have experienced more, instead of settling for a boring life filled with routine, mediocrity and apathy.


10. I wish I would have pursued my talents and gifts.


(contributed by Shannon L. Alder, author and therapist that has 17 years of experience working with hospice patients)” —Shannon L. Alder


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