Time Is Precious

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Friends, today I am going to speak on a subject that affects us all, every day, every hour, every minute and every second. Yes…the subject is Time. Time is the most precious thing for a man as it comes only once in someone's life and never stays long. Our life is like a bubble, a short morning dream. Therefore, we should take good care and make the best use of it. In other words, we must understand the value of time. Time management is basically planning and dividing one's time in a constructive way. We all have a number of activities that have to be taken care of in a particular period of time. So we should be able to plan our activities in such a way that we are able to complete all the work in a given span of time. A great philosopher wisely said, “Time is short, not for rest, think your aim and do your best". If we were to take care of our minutes then the 'hours' and 'days'' will take care of themselves. It is said that 'Time is more precious than money'. This is because money lost in business or otherwise, can be gained or earned again. But time once lost, can never come back. To illustrate my point, I would like to make a few comparisons: - To known the value of one year, ask the student who failed. - To know the value of one month, ask the mother of a premature baby. - To know the value of one week, ask the editor of a weekly. - To know the value of one day, ask the daily wage worker.

- To know the value of one minute, ask the passenger who missed the train. - To know the value of one second, ask the person who escaped an accident. We all grow in time, live in time and ultimately, perish in time. There may not be an exact definition of time, but we all know what it is and its great value in a person's life. A man has a lot of wants. We want fame, success, money, happiness, love, etc. There is no end to our desires. However, only a few are successful, prosperous and happy. These few are the ones who realized the value of time. They made the best use of...
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