“Time is what we want most, but… what we use worst.” William Penn
We all have the same twenty-four hours each day to accomplish the things that we want to accomplish.
“Don’t say you don’t have enough time. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller, Pasteur, Michaelangelo, Mother Teresa, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson, and Albert Einstein.” H. Jackson Browne Jr.
It is amazing what some people can do in a day!
It is equally amazing how little others can accomplish in that same amount of time.
If you ever wondered how you could do the most with your life, the easiest answer would be to use time efficiently.
“The key is in not spending time, but in investing it.” Stephen R. Covey
It is a simple concept, but seems to escape so many people.
“Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration, the rest of us just get up and go to work.” Stephen King
Do you focus your working time on the most productive and rewarding tasks possible?
Do you check Facebook every 5 minutes and text or instant message your buddies continually?
“Before you eat the elephant, make sure you know what parts you want to eat.” Todd Stocker
Do you have a “To Do” list that you work through, knocking off tasks as you complete them? Driving your day!
Do you do whatever happens to pop up on your email or through voicemail? Being driven by your day!
“If a man does not know to what port he is steering, no wind is favorable to him.” Seneca
Do you have goals and aspirations for the many aspects of your life?
Do you go where life leads you?
How you answer those questions tells you all you need to know.
“What people say, what people do, and what they say they do are entirely different things.” Margaret Meade
IF you REALLY want to make the most of your talents, then take charge of your time!
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