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2019 February

  • β€œOf all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these, 'It might have been." ― John Greenleaf Whittier, Maud Muller - Pamphlet It is human nature perhaps, to think about those alternate realities that might have come from different decisions or different dispositions. If only I was braver. If only I was more decisive. If only I didn't have something holding me back. If only I knew what I knew now. If only I had fought harder for it. If only I could speak to her again one last time. If only I realized what it all meant.

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    Feb. 24, 2019, 1:56 p.m. / / blog / #quotes #regret / Syndicated: twitter / 133 words

2018 November

  • With the rise of social media, we get to see a lot of things our friends are doing or buying or places they're going to, and this has led to the rise of the phenomenon called FOMO or Fear of Missing Out. It's a type of envy of other people's lives and as a type of envy it's also a form of regret for our own life choices. FOMO is rightly called a fear, and like all irrational fears, it should be dismissed as soon as one recognizes it. I had the draft of the first part of this post

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    Nov. 22, 2018, 10:06 a.m. / / blog / #regret / Syndicated: twitter / 258 words