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Value Your Present Time

Posted on | June 19, 2011 | 11 Comments

Imagine there is a bank that credits your account each morning with $86,400. It carries over no balance from day to day. Every evening deletes whatever part of the balance you failed to use during the day.

What would you do? Draw out every cent, of course!!!! Each of us has such a bank. Its name is TIME.

Every morning, it credits you with 86,400 seconds. Every night it writes off, as lost, whatever of this you have failed to invest to good purpose. It carries over no balance. It allows no overdraft. Each day it opens a new account for you. Each night it burns the remains of the day. If you fail to use the day’s deposits, the loss is yours.

There is no going back. There is no drawing against the “tomorrow”. You must live in the present on today’s deposits. Invest it so as to get from it the utmost in health, happiness, and success!

The clock is running. Make the most of today.

  • To realize the value of ONE YEAR, ask a student who failed in SSC Exam.
  • To realize the value of ONE MONTH, ask a mother who gave birth to a premature baby.
  • To realize the value of ONE WEEK, ask the editor of a weekly newspaper. .
  • To realize the value of ONE HOUR, ask the lovers who are waiting to meet.
  • To realize the value of ONE MINUTE, ask a person who missed the train.
  • To realize the value of ONE SECOND, ask a person who just avoided an accident.
  • To realize the value of ONE MILLISECOND, ask the person who won a silver medal in the Olympics

Treasure every moment that you have! And treasure it more because you shared it with someone special, special enough to spend your time. And remember that time waits for no one.

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11 Responses to “Value Your Present Time”

  1. Setu -- July 6th, 2011 @ 7:54 am

    Very nice and true truth of the world.

  2. Nomz -- August 9th, 2011 @ 8:30 am

    very nice! I’ve realized many things..

  3. Srikaran -- October 11th, 2011 @ 6:16 am

    Good story for life.

  4. Alfaz -- December 29th, 2011 @ 8:05 am

    Very beautiful, lovely, awesome. It is a very good & truthful story

  5. lil bob -- February 24th, 2012 @ 1:08 am

    nice one

  6. Sumith Silva -- June 29th, 2012 @ 5:50 am

    I’ll have to find out a new word than the word called “best” for appreciating this attempt have done by a real human……..

  7. Aania -- July 6th, 2012 @ 12:04 pm

    Wooow heart touching

  8. Unknown -- July 9th, 2012 @ 2:45 pm

    That is great story lovely keep it up

  9. Arun kumar h.m. -- January 8th, 2013 @ 10:09 am

    It’s true…….

  10. jagdish -- September 14th, 2014 @ 10:52 am

    heart touching story

  11. Surojit Adak -- October 2nd, 2015 @ 4:39 am

    It’s amazing story for everyone.

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