— Zinedine Zidane French association football player and manager 1972
„In looking back, I see nothing to regret, and little to correct.“
„Make it a rule of life never to regret and never to look back. Regret is an appalling waste of energy; you can't build on it; it's only good for wallowing in.“
— Katherine Mansfield New Zealand author 1888 - 1923
Context: I have made it a rule of my life never to regret and never to look back. Regret is an appalling waste of energy, and no one who intends to become a writer can afford to indulge in it. You can't get it into shape; you can't build on it; it's only good for wallowing in. "Je ne parle pas français," http://digital.library.upenn.edu/women/mansfield/bliss/bliss.html#francais from Bliss and Other Stories (1920)
„If you aren’t in the moment, you are either looking forward to uncertainty, or back to pain and regret.“
— Jim Carrey Canadian-American actor, comedian, and producer 1962
Carrey: 'Life Is Too Beautiful': Star Talks About Bouts With Depression And His Spirituality http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2004/11/18/60minutes/main656547.shtml 60 Minutes (21 November 2004)
„A vegetable garden in the beginning looks so promising and then after all little by little it grows nothing but vegetables, nothing, nothing but vegetables.“
— Gertrude Stein American art collector and experimental writer of novels, poetry and plays 1874 - 1946
— Claude Monet French impressionist painter 1840 - 1926
— Adolf Eichmann German Nazi SS-Obersturmbannführer 1906 - 1962
While awaiting trial in Israel, as quoted in LIFE magazine (5 December 1960).
— Erik Naggum Norwegian computer programmer 1965 - 2009
Re: unibyte http://groups.google.com/group/gnu.emacs.help/msg/d767a45084444a5a (Usenet article).