at the Department of Motor Vehicles ( DMV) to obtain or renew a driver’s license; those moments pass by very slowly. Can you think of a child who feels it isn’t a long, long time from one Christmas to the next? Even better, at this moment in late July, any child feels Santa Claus time is so very far away. It really isn’t and will be here before we know it.
Some perceptive statements about time: There are many expressions made about time; these expressions are usually not defined nor can they be defined accurately; yet their meaning is easily grasped.
Listen as we observe that older people admonish younger to “use their time wisely.” Then it is often affirmed that “the young are afforded all the time in the world.” That last statement is not true in any sense of the word. And then we are often reminded that “time creeps up on you,” or that “time flies,” ( one of my favorites). We use the expression “time is of the essence” and “in due time.” How often we remind ourselves that “there is no time like the present.”
These simple statements were gathered from several sources and are not original with me, even though I use them often and hear