quote by Alexander Graham Bell

When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.

— Alexander Graham Bell

Perspective Regretted quotations

Regretted quote Never regret anything that made you smile.
Never regret anything that made you smile.

Life is short, Break the Rules. Forgive quickly, Kiss slowly. Love truly. Laugh uncontrollably And never regret ANYTHING That makes you smile.

I'm very versatile and there's nothing I really regret in my life.

I'm excited with who I am and I'm just going to keep riding the wave.

Regretted quote Fools live to regret their words, the wise regret their silence.
Fools live to regret their words, the wise regret their silence.

Never regret anything because at one time it was exactly what you wanted.

I never regret my past... Only time I wasted was on the wrong people.


I don't do regrets. Regrets are pointless. It's too late for regrets. You've already done it, haven't you? You've lived your life. No point wishing you could change it.

Regretted quote Never regret a day in your life: good days give happiness, bad days give experie
Never regret a day in your life: good days give happiness, bad days give experience, worst days give lessons, and best days give memories.

Dead people receive more flowers than the living ones because the regret is stronger than gratitude.

Do not waste one moment in regret, for to think feelingly of the mistakes of the past is to re-infect yourself.

Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret.

Regretted quote I often regret that I have spoken; Never that I have been silent.
I often regret that I have spoken; Never that I have been silent.

I avoid looking back. I prefer good memories to regrets.


Learning is the only thing the mind never exhausts, never fears, and never regrets.

A moment of patience in a moment of anger prevents a thousand moments of regret.

Regretted quote Embarrassment lasts a moment, regrets last a lifetime.
Embarrassment lasts a moment, regrets last a lifetime.

Live fast, fight hard, no regrets!

I'd rather regret the things I have done than the things that I haven't.

Win or lose you will never regret working hard, making sacrifices, being disciplined or focusing too much. Success is measured by what we have done to prepare for competition.

Regretted quote Don't regret growing older. It's a privilege denied to many.
Don't regret growing older. It's a privilege denied to many.
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Life is too short to wake up with regrets.

So love the people who treat you right. Forget about those who don’t. Believe everything happens for a reason. If you get a chance, take it. If it changes your life, let it. Nobody said life would be easy, they just promised it would most likely be worth it.

I knew that if I failed I wouldn't regret that, but I knew the one thing I might regret is not trying.

It is to be regretted that the rich and powerful too often bend the acts of government to their own selfish purposes.

Regretted quote Always tell someone how you feel, because opportunities are lost in the blink of
Always tell someone how you feel, because opportunities are lost in the blink of an eye but regrets can last for a lifetime.
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Be yourself, be pleasant, play hard and have no regrets.

Three enemies of personal peace: regret over yesterday’s mistakes, anxiety over tomorrow’s problems, and ingratitude for today’s blessings.


A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams.

Regretted quote Smile a little more, regret a little less.
Smile a little more, regret a little less.

If you have confidence in your own words, aspirations, thoughts, and actions and do your very best, you will have no need to regret the outcome of what you do. Fear and trembling are lot of the person who, while stinting effort, hopes that everything will come out precisely as he wants.

The pain of regret is far worse than the pain of discipline.

I do nothing I regret, man, because I try to do nothing abominable.

As long as there is not an abomination, there is nothing to regret, you understand?

Regretted quote Nobody who ever gave their best regretted it.
Nobody who ever gave their best regretted it.

I have always done my duty. I am ready to die. My only regret is for the friends I leave behind me.


I don't regret my past, I just regret the time I've wasted on the wrong people.

My religion is to live and die without regret.

Regretted quote We must all suffer one of two things: the pain of discipline or the pain of regr
We must all suffer one of two things: the pain of discipline or the pain of regret.

To regret the past, to hope in the future, and never to be satisfied with the present: that is what I spend my whole life doing

At the end of your life, you will never regret not having passed one more test, not winning one more verdict or not closing one more deal. You will regret time not spent with a husband, a friend, a child, or a parent.

Looking back, I have this to regret, that too often when I loved, I did not say so.

Regretted quote Suffer the pain of discipline or suffer the pain of regret.
Suffer the pain of discipline or suffer the pain of regret.

Commitment separates those who live their dreams from those who live their lives regretting the opportunities they have squandered.

Most Christians are being crucified on a cross between two thieves: Yesterday's regret and tomorrow's worries.

Get correct views of life, and learn to see the world in its true light.

It will enable you to live pleasantly, to do good, and, when summoned away, to leave without regret.

We had a beautiful dream and that was all.

The interest of my son is the only guide I have, and whatever happiness I could achieve by being free of this place I cannot consent to separate my self from him. I could not have any pleasure in the world if I abandoned my children. I do not even have any regrets.

I apologize to the women I’ve hurt.

I deeply regret what I did and know that it has forever impacted all of our lives.