Free Essays on Something You Regret About

  1. regrets

    If you knew that today was your last day on Earth what would you look back on and wish you could change? I strive to make my answer to that absolutely nothing because there isn’t anything I would regret more than living a life full of regrets, full of wishing I had done something differently. We should...

  2. the era of tattoos and body piercings

    body, something that I think anyone thinking about getting a tattoo should put some serious thought into. What I’m saying is that I think tattoos should have a deep meaning to the person getting them. In other words don’t think of a tattoos as an accessory, think of a tattoo as something that you can never...

  3. Who I Am

    Regret, Everybody Makes Mistakes Have you ever do something wrong that you regret for the rest of your life? Sometimes people make a mistake when they were young and they feel bad about it, but when they grow up they continue to regret. In the short story “Marigolds”, by Eugenia W. Collier, a woman...

  4. I Dont Know

    we take the easy way out, but other times, we make more difficult and less popular decisions. These choices can make all the difference in our lives about who we are and what type of person we choose to be. In the poem “ The Road not Taken” by Robert Frost, the narrator comes upon a fork in the road while...

  5. Remembrance

    that bittersweet night is regret. Regret is the feeling that follows the instant you can't remember something. Aside from the loss of a loved one or being lied to or cheated on, I think regret is one of the worst feelings a person can have because it is so personal. I regret to this day not remembering...

  6. Regrets

    1 Wishes and Regrets in the Past, Present and Future This is Scott who has been with his girlfriend, Tracy, for 3 years. They met when Scott was having a relationship with Sharon, Tracy’s best friend. It was love at first sight, so he decided to finish his relationship with Sharon and start one...

  7. Regret

    A Past Full of Regret Imagine looking back at the things we regret, whether it was something small like that 80’s hairstyle that you knew you should have taken your friends’ advice on and avoided or something significant like neglecting a friend in a time of need. Many emotions can be felt, but...

  8. Tuesdays with Morrie: Self-Pity & Regret

    the good things still in my life. On the people are coming to see me. On the stories I’m going to hear. On you—if it’s Tuesday.” -- Morrie On their second Tuesday, Morrie teaches Mitch about self-pity. Through himself, Morrie shows that it’s okay to cry and let emotions out. In the morning, Morrie...

  9. Research Paper

    to understand that we only live one life and well to take advantage of it and live it to the fullest but also make the correct choices so that you don’t regret nothing at the end. I think the beginning of the srory does catch the readers attention.2. Does the writer remember that he/she is supposed to...

  10. Curriculum Development, Editor

    Who's Sorry Now? 6 Steps to Regret-Proof Your Life Oprah.com   |   From the July 2008 issue of O, The Oprah Magazine “I ate that pound of chocolate.” “I lost the love of my life.” “I blew the audition on American Idol.” Martha Beck on how to stop dragging your load of coulda-woulda-shoulda’s...

  11. Rolling Along - Song Analysis

    not really see each other anymore. This song is essentially about how the town you grew up in and the people you grew up with mold you into the person you are today and affect you and where you are going. The first verse is mostly about nostalgia. “I remember every night we spent on weekends with...

  12. Parents and Teenagers Opinions on Tatoos

    the fact that once etched into the body it cannot be removed. Then they go on to reveal the regret issue that everyone hears about. First thing you always hear is “your going to regret that thing” or something to that nature. Some adults go as far as believing that teenagers want to self mutilate and...

  13. Tuesdays with Morrie

    Regret is something we all fear, besides death. None of us want to look back somewhere in our lives and say to ourselves, what if or have the feeling of regret wishing we did something. On the third Tuesday, Morrie discusses this with Mitch. Morrie teaches Mitch that it’s our culture that doesn’t encourage...

  14. english

    recommend you to wait remember + -ing = I did it and now I remember /I remember posting the letter/ remember – to…= not to forget or to realise /please remember to post the letter/ regret + -ing = I am sorry about what I did /I regret saying it/ regret + to…= I´m sorry that I have to…/We regret to inform...

  15. A Call to Ignorance

    very familiar word, am I right? Yes, you! Yes, I am talking to you, Miss innocent-eyed teenage girl... Don’t turn your back on me, miss. I’m not here to make any harm but to educate you—to warn you, not as a stranger but as a concerned friend. It is your lose if you will turn around now. Just stay and...

  16. Tattoos

    stated some interesting facts about people’s reaction after getting a tattoo, a survey in the article states “approximately one-third of people with tattoos regret it. This piece of information came to a surprise, but reading a long and coming across the reasons to people’s regrets made things a little more...

  17. Self as Thinker

    nature to undo what you did to yourself. I have made plenty of mistakes and I have regrets, it is the nature of reality in being human. However, it is my mistakes that brought me truth and understanding I would not otherwise have gained. To say regret is misleading, it is not of regret but of being uneducated...

  18. Rough Draft Randy Pausch Inspired Graduates.

    there and actually underlying that nowadays he was happy to be anywhere, by him saying this actually gave a hint to the graduates that there was something behind the scene that he knew but the audience didn’t, but soon they were going to find out. He confess later in the introduction that a few months...

  19. Different Ways of Defining Beauty

    Individual definition of beauty varies with time. The personal choice of beauty is a specific concept and thus not everybody would have the same conclusions about the definition of beauty. While poets and philosophers declare that beauty is subjective and can be anything that brings pleasure to the mind...

  20. Understanding Belongingg

    evident in my second chosen text, the song “Gamble everything for love” by Ben Lee. We look at belonging in terms of a perception of being a part of something. Dickinson’s poem ‘I gave myself to him’ enforces this concept in regards to love being a contractual, financial agreement and belonging to another...

  21. Passion

    time you have to ask yourself some questions that can guide you finding your ultimate passion. Question 1: what puts a smile on your face? Is there a particular event, a particular topic that makes your whole face lighten up?? Whatever it is that makes you smile and makes you happy whenever you encounter...

  22. The Remains of the Day

    Day Discuss the themes of loss and regret in Kazuo Ishiguro’s The Remains of the Day. The story The remains of the day, by Kazuo Ishiguro is filled with both aspects of loss and regret. The term Loss is an amount that one suffers due to an event and the term regret means to feel sorry for actions that...

  23. Evaluation of Stocks

    market, instead of a more safer investment is made with an expected utility calculation under the influence of different factors, like the feeling of regret and the intuition. The Normative Model In the decision of buy or not a stock, the normative model that should drive the decision is the calculation...

  24. Will You Regret When You Are Eighty Years Old

    Will you regret when you are eighty years old There are so many things I want to do in the short time I'm here. Some of these things scare me, some will challenge me and others are just plain fun Unfortunately, life is very short and the older I get the quicker time seems to pass. I'm quickly realizing...

  25. Cause of the Great Depression

    Do you trust your gut instincts? yeah, sometimes too much. Why is it so hard to let go? your mind is set on something, it's hard to unset it. Your last kiss probably meant nothing, right? i guess not. When people say " i don't really talk about anyone" you say? everyone talks about everyone...

  26. Man in Basement

    fiction novel. This book starts out with a man named Mr. Blakey he is a black male in dire need of money. In this book I found out interesting things about both Mr. Blakey and Mr. Bennet. Both of them were hiding things from everyone else but themselves. Here is how this book went. ...

  27. Notes

    I went to my boss and said to him, "You know, I'm going to go do this crazy thing and I'm going to start this company selling books online." This was something that I had already been talking to him about in a sort of more general context, but then he said, "Let's go on a walk." And, we went on a two...

  28. Meaning of Life

    Alan Chau Eng 201 Lisa Madsen Tap 2 03/03/10 “What is the meaning of (your) life?” I have always had many thoughts about the meaning of life. At the age of 10, when a teacher asked me to think of a really hard question, all I could think of was the question that has been said by almost all media as the...

  29. The Life of an Original Lady

    holidays that would result with you getting to take a day off from school or work. If I was born in December, March, May, June, or July I would have a better chance of getting to take my birthday off every year instead of just when it's a weekend. My friends are what you would describe as the best friends...

  30. Leaving It Behind

    desire to return for a moment to that life which long ago, and of her own choice, she had left behind her.” (pg. 11) Leading a life with no regret is something that very few people have ever accomplished. In the novel Passing, written by Nella Larsen, a character by the name of Clare abandons part of...