I’ve long been a fan of the regret minimization framework. I learned about it in a video with Jeff Bezos and it’s stuck with me ever since.
Turns out it’s supported by science:
Woulda, coulda, shoulda: the haunting regret of failing our ideal selves [Cornell] – “Our most enduring regrets are the ones that stem from our failure to live up to our ideal selves, according to new Cornell research.”
35 Words of Wisdom You Will Never Forget [Lolly Daskal] – “Here are 35 of wisest truth, if you can make them part of your daily life and never forget them, you are well on your way to cultivating a life that you have always wanted.”
Here are the Economics of Broadway: