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What is the one thing about your past you wish you could change?

  1. mikegws profile image60
    mikegwsposted 7 years ago

    What is the one thing about your past you wish you could change?

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  2. tom_caton profile image80
    tom_catonposted 7 years ago

    the part where somebody pointed at a picture of me and said, "THAT one, make it all go wrong for that one"

  3. VivianClouatre profile image52
    VivianClouatreposted 7 years ago

    i wish to change nothing i believe that everything happens for a reason because if something in my past was to change then i wouldn't be who i am today and i wouldn't be where i am today EVERYTHING would be different...

  4. yiasa profile image61
    yiasaposted 7 years ago

    Nothing. I am proud of who I am. I have lost many but on the other hand I have gained many. So, I would change nothing.

  5. Right On Time profile image61
    Right On Timeposted 7 years ago

    A lot of things, but the skill of learning from negative experiences is something that I wouldn't change for the world. That then makes your future happier (as my present is),

  6. profile image0
    Butch Newsposted 7 years ago

    Only one thing?  But that would alter my entire life wouldn't it?  I think it was dumb selling my first building I was part owner of.  I would be well off now if I had kept it... but then my life would be different in so many other ways.  I wouldn't have run off to England and missed all that adventure and the many that followed.

    I try not to regret anything but there are lots of things I wish I had done differently... in hindsight.

  7. profile image0
    Longhunterposted 7 years ago

    I regret not having a relationship with my daughter but she must live with her decisions as do I. Other than that, I'm happy with the way things turned out and do not dwell on the past for I can not change it.

  8. Syrusv37 profile image90
    Syrusv37posted 7 years ago

    Letting people in on my problems. It gave them a reason to look down on me rather than give me the advice I needed.

  9. Edlira profile image64
    Edliraposted 7 years ago

    Guess getting out of a disfunctional relationship earlier.

  10. Rob Hanlon profile image61
    Rob Hanlonposted 7 years ago

    What is the one thing about your past you wish you could change?

    I would have stayed on at High School and gone onto University instead of jumping into full-time work at 16

  11. kevrock529 profile image61
    kevrock529posted 7 years ago

    It's like in Back to the Future. If I changed something in my past, would I be here now answering this question? Who knows if I had done anything differently prior to right now, I would even be alive today. Did a simple delay from a phone call prevent a car accident that could have happened? I am happy with life as it has happened and wouldn't change a thing. Don't harp on the past that cannot be changed anyway. Look to the future and how you can make your life even better!

  12. Sullen91 profile image78
    Sullen91posted 7 years ago

    Counterfactual thinking is a waste of time.

  13. mirtlesquirtle profile image59
    mirtlesquirtleposted 7 years ago

    I think I would like to change the way I eat when I was young. If it weren't for the many chocolate cakes I have eaten, It would have been easier for me to lose weight.

 
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