Dr. Laurie Santos is Professor of Psychology and Head of Silliman College at Yale University. Professor and podcast host Dr. Laurie Santos is an expert on human cognition and the…
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Regret sucks. Thinking back on things we should have done, or should never have done, can make us feel bad. But #noregrets isn’t a philosophy for a happy and healthy life.
Regrets can be a great guide and can help us live a life that’s true to our authentic selves. Illustrator Liz Fosslien learned to listen to her regrets after letting down her mom during a family crisis. While writer Daniel Pink compiled a global database of regrets to help unpick what common regrets tell us about our real values.
For Further Reading:
- Daniel Pink – The Power of Regret. How Looking Back Moves Us Forward