Why Do I Value Time Essay

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“Time is free, but it’s priceless. You can’t own it, but you can use it. You can’t keep it, but you can spend it. Once you’ve lost it you can never get it back.” This quote is from Harvey MacKay is inspirational to me because the most important value in my life is time. Although, most people don’t take time into consideration, it must be valued the most because it is the most precious and powerful thing in the world. I value time because it’s limited, you decide how you choose to spend it, and it heals all wounds.
Firstly, I value time because it’s limited. Every day I wake up and do the same routine. Rarely do I ever change my daily schedule. My day consists of the same thing every day: waking up, checking my phone for the time, getting ready, and going to school (if I have class), coming home to do my homework, and of course associating with my family. I’m the type of person that gets easily distracted and always seems to have something to do. I live in regret every day from not picking up the phone to call my family in Cuba every chance I had. The day I realized just how much time as slipped through my hands was the day I found out that my grandpa had passed away. There is a common and true saying that “Time and Tide waits for none” which …show more content…

Most people prefer to spend their time with love ones or friends but I prefer to spend it alone. I love my halcyon days, just relaxing in my bed enjoying my music and of course thinking of scenarios that will never happen. As an indolent person I value my time alone especially when it comes to watching stand-up comedy or a new TV show. I adore movies or TV series in foreign language, I think diversity is the most beautiful thing ever. It’s nice to just forget and travel the world and learn different customs and language all without leave the comfort of my home. It’s nice to unwind from the world and just be myself even if it’s just for a few

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