Friday, April 10, 2009

Regret


They who spend time regretting the past loses the present and risks the future. ~Francisco de Quevedo

20 comments:

kj said...

well, my new friend, here is the message for me today. i will try it on and wear it until i know it fits me just so.

thank you...!

Heather Shrigley said...

Why we should also learn from the past to move forward.

Good one, GZ :)

Dungha said...

nice work!

Janice Thomson said...

We need to remind ourselves of this often. Good one GZ.

Aastha Gill said...

I love the lines you write with your pictures. However I did not understand "Regret", what does the picture signify? If you could explain please. And Thank you for visiting Aastha-z-Photocorner.

polona said...

ah, so true!

soulbrush said...

so true, hard to do sometimes, but so true!

get zapped said...

kj- happy to be of assistance :)

heather- yes, a good practice!

dungha- gracias

janice- indeed!

aastha- I see the shadows as our regrets hanging over us and the "tombstone" as the death of the present. Thanks for asking...

polona- I agree wholeheartedly!

soulbrush -ditto polona :)

Devika said...

Very Very true,
why can't someone cherish their past...it adds to beauty of life :)


wishes,
devika

Kat said...

wise words of wisdom :)

JM said...

Lovely composition!

Twobreadsplease said...

Thank you for the comment! I like this post :) x

studio lolo said...

I like how you described your photo because that's how I saw it ;)

I agree with the quote 100% !

XX

raindog said...

amen is about all i can say to this one. amen!

Cergie said...

Not regretting and yet remembering, Get Zapped...
:)
The past lightens the path of the present and towards the future

yoon see said...

So abtracts and beautiful!

Suana said...

how true that is !

the book "The power of now"[e.Tolle] does give some remarkable insight on that quote...

Lyrically speaking said...

Hey Miss Zapped, well Delaleu is back and i'll be getting in touch with you soon about your prize, sorry it's so long. It's funny, my sister and I had a conversation yesterday about regrets...hope all is well

humanobserver said...

And I tell my friends not to think past.

SandyCarlson said...

That sure is true. We can't travel backwards.