Recycling regrets doesn’t change reality. Pawing through the past is not productive…. Thus an insight dawned, although not all at once, showing me that too much attention to what might have been actually gets in the way of what still can be. Those valleys you and I are sometimes in are really the sloping sides of hills to be climbed, with as little muttering as possible.
Insights from My Life, NEAL A. MAXWELL, B Y U, 26 October 1976.