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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Jul 07, Hilary rated it really liked it. In hindsight I think I would have changed the title. This book lacks life.

Top Five Regrets of the Dying

Feb 18, Anna Lundberg rated it did not like it. My grandfather has made peace with others, peace with death, and peace with God.

Bronnie Ware is an author, songwriting teacher, and speaker from Australia. I had compassion and respect for whatever that life had been like. But beyond that, I wouldn’t recommend that you read this book I expect she could do with the extra royalties to cover that maternity leave! Bronnie goes on and on about her dramas with other carers and her family history and I simply didn’t care. I was about to throw this book out of window You know what thus book is?

A Life Transformed dyinng the Dearly Departing. I wish I had stayed in touch with my friends. I knew that no matter how hard it would be to stay true to my own path—and it does take courage to do that—nothing could be as painful as lying on your deathbed with that regret.


The Top Five Regrets of the Dying gives hope for a regdets world. I didn’t read the full description that said that this book is largely about the author and not about what the title suggests.

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Lay your judgments down. Being interested in philosophy and constantly being on the edge of a personality and existential crisis does that.

Bronnie shares both her own insight and of those with whom she worked. In the light of medical research suggesting that suicidal tendencies of depressive people could be brought down significantly, should these patients have seen a doctor, only supports my view that this chapter is largely based on incompetence.

Topics Death and dying. Get new posts delivered right to your inbox: Ware writes of the phenomenal clarity of vision that people gain at the end of their lives, and how we might learn from their wisdom. This delightful memoir is a courageous, life-changing book. When it comes to making changes, be at peace with the past and remember that each moment is a new choice. This book has changed my life. Having said that it did remind me of a few lessons that I have learnt along the way.


One of the main sanctimonious passages was about how the author got diagnosed with some serious medical condition. There were many deep regrets about not giving friendships the time and effort that they deserved.

The Top 5 Regrets Of The Dying

And as for those top five regrets – the dyinb the I bought the book in the first place – they are eloquently, convincingly and touchingly argued.

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.

I’m happy Bronnie is happy. Books by Bronnie Ware. And let me tell you, there are few things in life more inspirational than peering into the eyes of a man who does not fear his own death. She recorded their dying epiphanies in a blog called Inspiration and Chaiwhich gathered so much attention that she put her observations into a book called The Top Five Regrets of the Dying.

Man lebt immerhin nur rbonnie man hat nur dieses eine Leben, das ohnehin viel zu kurz ist. So I was curious about this book and knew I wanted to read it.