Imagine there is a bank account that credits your account each morning with $86,400.
It carries over no balance from day to day.
Every evening the bank 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. It’s 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 a 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 drawing against tomorrow.
You must live in the present on today’s deposit.
Invest it so as to get from it the upmost in health, happiness and success!
To realise the value of ONE YEAR, ask a student who failed a grade.
To realise the value of ONE MONTH, ask a Mom who has given birth to a premature baby.
To realise the value of ONE WEEK, ask the editor of a weekly newspaper.
To realise the value of ONE DAY, ask the lovers who are waiting to meet.
To realise the value of ONE MINUTE, ask a person who just missed a bus.
To realise the value of ONE SECOND, ask someone who just avoided an accident.
To realise the value of ONE MILLISECOND, ask an athlete who won a silver medal at the Olympics.
The clock is running. Make the most of today.