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Time cannot be expanded…

Time cannot be expanded, accumulated, mortgaged, hastened, or retarded. Author Unknown

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How Do You Explain the Relativity of Time?

“How do you explain the relativity of time?” the professor was asked.  “Well,” he said, “if I am rushing to catch a plane, and the check-in clerk is so slow that I miss it, the extra two minutes don’t mean much to him but they sure make a difference to me.  That’s relativity.” Author Unknown

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One today…

One today is worth two tomorrows. Author Unknown

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The desire to be well thought of…

The desire to be well thought of makes people reluctant to say no to anyone regarding anything.  We should cultivate an ability to say no to activities for which we have no time, no talent, and in which we have no interest or real concern.  If we learn to say no to many things, then […]

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You can save time…

You can save time, but you can’t bank it. Author Unknown

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Time is both common and rare…

Time is both common and rare; we either have too much or too little.  None of us believe we use it as well as we should.  But unlike all the other ingredients in life, some time is for flavor and some time is just to give support to all the other ingredients we mix in.  […]

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Back in 15 Minutes!

The old storekeeper, who also was the community’s postmaster, was a real go-getter.  He had no helper, and when he had to leave his store to meet the mail train, he was tormented by thoughts of tourists stopping for gas and soft drinks, and finding him gone and his store closed.  Finally he hit upon […]

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A Penny for Your Time!

Benjamin Franklin said, “If we take care of the minutes, the years will take care of themselves.” One minute.  It doesn’t seem like much.  However, never underestimate the cumulative effect of each minute we live. Let’s suppose, for example, a minute is worth one penny.  You see a penny lying on the street but pass […]

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People who make the worst use of their time…

People who make the worst use of their time are the same ones who complain that there is never enough time. Author Unknown