37 Regret Quotes to get out of thinking of past mistakes

37 Regret Quotes to get out of thinking of past mistakes

Read here the best inspiring quotes about regret.

Why do you need to read regret quotes?

Because

We often become sad and worry by thinking about what has happened in the past. We start to regret that we should not have done that work. By remembering the mistakes of the past, again and again, we also waste our present.

The below quotes will help you to get out of regret, to enjoy your present moment.

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

Don’t waste your time & energy

1. “Don’t waste your time in anger, regrets, worries, and grudges. Life is too short to be unhappy.” ― Roy T. Bennett

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

2. “You might be looking for reasons but there are no reasons.” ― Nina LaCour

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

3. “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 good for wallowing in.” ― Katherine Mansfield

Be what you want, not what others

4. “One of the greatest regrets in life is being what others would want you to be, rather than being yourself.” ― Shannon L. Alder

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

5. “My one regret in life is that I am not someone else.” ― Woody Allen

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

6. “Never regret trusting someone. It proves you have a heart.” ― Jude Watson

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

Take action towards your dream

7. “Every step towards your dream today is a step away from your regret tomorrow.” ― Steve Maraboli

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

Make victories without knowing

8. “The only victories which leave no regret are those which are gained over ignorance.” ― Napoleon Bonaparte

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

Work before you regret

9. “The real regrets in life are the risks you didn’t take.” ― Habeeb Akande

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

10. “Our biggest regrets are not for the things we have done but for the things we haven’t done.” ― Chad Michael Murray

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

11. “You can’t regret the life you didn’t lead.” ― Junot Díaz

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

12. “I do not regret the things I’ve done, but those I did not do.” ― Rory Cochrane

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

13. “The only things you regret are the things you don’t do.” ― Michael Curtiz

Ask help if you need

14. “The only mistake you can make is not asking for help.” ― Sandeep Jauhar

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

Do not think much about past

15. “Regrets of the past can be turned into seeds to grow a more positive future or unlearned, doomed to repeat the same.” ― Tambré Bryant

16. “Never regret yesterday. Life is in you today and you make your tomorrow.” ― L. Ron Hubbard

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

17. “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 good for wallowing in.” ― Katherine Mansfield

18. “I think regret is useless in life. It belongs to the past.” ― Marlon Brando

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

Never miss an opportunity

19. “‎Every opportunity missed is an opportunity for regret.” ― Karl Kloppenborg

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

20. “Don’t let yesterday take up too much of today.” ― John Wooden

Move on

21. “It’s better to look ahead and prepare than to look back and regret.” ― Jackie Joyner-Kersee

Be happy

22. “I regret those times when I’ve chosen the dark side. I’ve wasted enough time not being happy.” ― Jessica Lange

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

Improve yourself

23. “Regret doesn’t remind us that we did badly. It reminds us that we know we can do better.” ― Kathryn Schulz

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

24. “We should regret our mistakes and learn from them, but never carry them forward into the future with us.” ― Lucy Maud Montgomery

25. “I don’t regret a single decision of mine. Even if I made mistakes, they helped me evolve.” ― Taapsee Pannu

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

Inspiring

26. “Living with regrets was like driving a car that only moved in reverse.” ― Jodi Picoult

27. “No pain is unbearable except that of regret.” ― Jan Cox Speas

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

28. “Sensitive people either love deeply or they regret deeply. There really is no middle ground because they live in passionate extremes.” ― Shannon L. Alder

29. “Youth is a blunder; Manhood a struggle, Old Age a regret.” ― Benjamin Disraeli

30. “We crucify ourselves between two thieves: regret for yesterday and fear of tomorrow.” ― Fulton Oursler

31. “The past is a great place and I don’t want to erase it or to regret it, but I don’t want to be its prisoner either.” ― Mick Jagger

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

32. “Speak when you are angry – and you’ll make the best speech you’ll ever regret.” ― Laurence J. Peter

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

33. “I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country.” ― Nathan Hale

34. “I never regret anything. Because every little detail of your life is what made you into who you are in the end.” ― Drew Barrymore

35. “To give up yourself without regret is the greatest charity.” ― Bodhidharma

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

36. “My major regret in life is that my childhood was unnecessarily lonely.” ― Truman Capote

37. “Regret leads to negativity, and negativity kills creativity.” ― Carol Channing

Inspiring Regret Quotes for not thinking about past mistakes

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