Regret As A Meaningful Emotion - Deepstash

Regret As A Meaningful Emotion

Meaningful regret is when one develops a certain self-awareness, which can be helpful in pinpointing the emotion, and see if it is pointing towards oneself (self-regret) or is a regret towards others.

If the regret is focused on others, it can be a breakthrough which can help the person come out of the negative emotion eventually.


710 reads




If you don't measure it, you can't improve it. Working on my own personal gols and objectives.

The idea is part of this collection:

Beat Procrastination

Learn more about personaldevelopment with this collection

How to create a productive environment

The importance of self-care in productivity

How to avoid distractions

Related collections

Similar ideas to Regret As A Meaningful Emotion

Regret: The Unforgiven

Regret: The Unforgiven

All negative emotions have their root in fear. Jealousy, anger, envy, guilt and regret are branches of fear only.

The emotion of regret, especially self-regret, can be all-consuming to our minds and destructive to our wellbeing, having the ability to destroy lives. When a person cannot for...

The Message From The Soul

Some people are proud of the fact that they don’t feel regretful. But in reality, this emotion is a rite of passage, which eventually leads to remorse and repair, and that is where maximum self-growth is.

Regret is a message from the soul that needs to be catered to, and which can lead to r...

Willpower as an emotion

Willpower as an emotion

Willpower is not a finite resource but instead acts like an emotion. And it can be managed and used as such.

When we perform a difficult task, it is more helpful to believe a lack of motivation is temporary than to tell ourselves that it is all spent. The lack of willpower could be see...

Read & Learn

20x Faster





Personalized microlearning

100+ Learning Journeys

Access to 200,000+ ideas

Access to the mobile app

Unlimited idea saving

Unlimited history

Unlimited listening to ideas

Downloading & offline access

Supercharge your mind with one idea per day

Enter your email and spend 1 minute every day to learn something new.


I agree to receive email updates