One realizes the full importance of time only when there is little of it left. Every man’s greatest capital asset is his unexpired years of productive life – so said P.W. Litchfield and therefore make every day count.
Do not operate as if there is an endless amount of time in a day, week, month, year and life. Create a sense of urgency because operating at that level of awareness, constantly reminds us that the present moment is all we really have. We all have unfinished dreams and the clock is ticking. Channelise greater energy, focus and enthusiasm into everyday performance and see magic happening.
We all know life is short and if we are going to make something happen, now is the time. It is also one of the reasons, great entrepreneurs tend to pursue large, grandiose visions. They know their time on mother earth is limited and they want to leave a legacy. Their sense of urgency goes back to the beginning of the mental toughness process – clearly defining what you want. What do you have a sense of urgency to do ? If you have the answer, it becomes easier to implement the ideas, as we always say, when the ‘Why’ is clear, ‘How’ generally finds a way.
The average man lives for 74 years and the average woman for 79 years. Based on your current age and these statistics, how many days to you have left to live? Keep this number in front of you as a reminder the clock is ticking and there is no time to lose.