Further thoughts on regrets. Part 4

No doubt regrets are the No 1 source of people’s unhappiness. People think that had they done B instead of A, or had B happened instead of A, their lives would have been (would be) so much better. There is no way it will not render them unhappy. They envision this happy life they could have had (could have) and if they’re still unable to make changes in their lives (because they’d been brainwashed to believe that it’s too late, or too risky, or impossible) no doubt they’ll suffer.

In other words some bullshit story about some other version of their lives (something…