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What Time Teaches Us About Life

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Time is life. If you want to enjoy your life, use your time wisely. Here are 6 powerful lessons you can learn from time:

Remember that it is never too late to live your life.

“Better late than never.”- Livy

Do not let anything stop you from living your dreams. Because it is never too late to live your life. You can start right now.

Do not waste your time on worthless things. Use your time to grow your life.

“Remember always your end, and that lost time does not return.”- Thomas a Kempis

Use your time wisely. Do not use it to chase other people’s dreams. The time you have here on this earth is limited. If you waste it, you will never get it back.

Enjoy every moment of your life.

“Enjoy the present day, trusting very litttle to the morrow.”- Horace

You do not know what is going to happen tomorrow. You do not know where you will end up tomorrow. Now that you know where you are, you know what you are doing, why not spend it with yourself?

Time is life. Your time is your life.

“Time is the life of the soul.”- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Time is not waiting for you to get ready to start living your life. If you are not living your best life now, you are losing it. According to Horace, “Each passing year robs us of some possession.”

Time waits for no one.

“Time glides by, and we grow old with the silent years; and the days flee away with no restraining curb.”- Ovid

Time is not waiting for you. If you want to succeed, if you want to get yourself to the top, you must focus on what is important to you, to the people around you.

Learn from your past.

“It may be that in the future you will be helped by remembering the past.”- Virgil

Your past is important to you. To know where you are going, you must not forget where you are coming from. Because you can’t live your life without your past. Learn from it. It is important.

If You Can’t Find A Way, Make Your Own Way

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As the saying goes, “Do not give up, the beginning is always the hardest.” Don’t give up just because it is hard to do. Hard is not impossible.

Philip Sidney said, “Either I will find a way, or I will make one.” Yes, if you can’t find a way forward, make your own way. Follow your own path. Do not give up. You are almost there. You have done it before. This time, with hard work, you can create your own world. You can create your own life. Because no one is going to create your life for you. Commit yourself to your growth and development. Work on yourself. Because if you are not growing, your life is not growing.

We are all growing. We are all learning. Learning is a journey. Because it doesn’t happen overnight. It takes time to learn something new. It takes time to learn about who we really are. And it takes courage to do it. It takes courage to live, to grow, to change, to face our fears.

“If you can see it, if you can feel it, you can change it.”

Everything takes courage to do. As Annie Dillard once said, “You can’t test courage cautiously.” If you want to test your courage, you must get out of your comfort zone. You can’t test your courage in your comfort zone. To do that, you must get out. And to do that, you must start something new. You must change your thoughts. Because if you can change your thoughts, you can change your life. Do it for you. Do it for yourself. No one is going to change your life for you. If you can see it, if you feel it, you can change it. Why not today?