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. Nurse Reveals Top 5 Regrets of the Dying. Bronnie Ware: What I learned working in palliative care and how meditation saved me. By Mindful. A palliative nurse recorded the most common regrets of the dying and put her findings into a book called “The Top Five Regrets of The Dying.

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Through her work and journey of self-discovery, she has offered us both insight and grace. Thankyou, what a great testimony to your grandad — a life well lived.

Das Einfachste Beispiel sind wohl Geldschulden. This book’s title misleads you into thinking it might be worth reading. I swear, this book was the opposite of fierce. She states, “We will all die, but this work was reminding me we all have a choice, dyong, on how to live in the meantime.

I wanted to hear waree from the dying persons and how they put their advice into practice before they died. A palliative nurse recorded the most common regrets of the dying and put her findings into a book called “The Top Five Regrets of The Dying.

The dying people who were expressing regrets to me already had their own judgment. It just taught me to celebrate my vulnerability and my humanness, and to realize how much was not about me.

For anyone with an interest in this subject I would recommend What Dying People Want by David Kuhl which is a worthwhile and professionally written work. Jan 20, Klai Khouloud rated it it was amazing. Health brings a freedom very few realise, until they no longer have it.

Bronnie lives in rural Australia and loves balance, simple living, and waking up to the songs of birds. Be kind on yourself and be kind on others. What surprised me about the conversation was not the content or the subject.


The majority of the text in this book was not about the top five regrets of the dying. Most people had not honored even a half of their dreams and had to die knowing that it was due to choices they had made, or not made.

Topics Death and dying. Being interested in philosophy and constantly being on the edge of a personality and existential crisis does that. A great perspective, I highly recommend it even if the writing isn’t spectacular because the message gets through and it’s worth getting through the anecdotal bits to reach the meat of the book.

Can you tell me what that experience was like and what you learned from it? But the experiences she shared about her palliative clients are touching, well written and thought provoking. Death always involves letting go of the world.

Through meditation I also learned mindfulness and being very present with the people.

Top Five Regrets of the Dying

But it is beonnie fact, an opportunity and enormous time for spiritual transformation and awakening. And she also made me promise, before she died, that I would live a life true to myself. I read this book with tears, laughters and insights. Es ist schon ein paar Monate her, seit ich das Buch gelesen habe.

Top Five Regrets of the Dying

Hier reicht auch die Inhaltsangabe. There were many deep regrets about not giving friendships the time and effort that they deserved. Her inspiring memoir, The Top Five Regrets of the Dying, has connected with hearts all over the world, with translations in 27 languages. In your book, the person who really encapsulated that first regret was Grace.

People do it all the time.

When I’m dying, one of my top five regrets may well be having read this book. Apr 22, Ilhem rated it it was amazing Shelves: We are learning all the time, we can very quickly slow that learning process down by getting stuck in the idea of regret.

I had compassion and respect for whatever that life had been like. A 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. Wade your greatest regret so far, and what thhe you set out to achieve or change before you die?


The author has had an unconventional life which I found interesting and her experiences with gegrets clients fascinating but sometimes their words sound like her own- I was left wondering how much was actually accurate and how much edited to enable her to confer her own philosophy of what matters in life.

Alas, it is definitely NOT written professionally and focuses way too much on the author’s musings instead of the wisdom of the dying. I started skimming at page and didn’t stop. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Another thing that drove me absolutely crazy was the use of certain words ad nauseam. Many did not realize until the end that happiness is a choice.

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This is a theme which comes around in my life very often, and a message I need to take to heart. Every year, we rely heavily on people like you—our readers—to accomplish this work. It was my biggest lesson: She has also had rare insight into the regrets of the dying, having worked in palliative care with many “dear” men and women. In the light I had been looking forward so much to reading this book, as it’s been and still makes for an interesting topic. It was a long process reading it starting the very first pages was soo hard that I had to start it multiple times and I could never move on to the next chapter until my heart felt like I was ready.

It became a metaphor for her life. Years later, I still think about that conversation.