Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity. --Henry Van Dyke

Is Time Really Money?

Is Time Really Money?

Nov 9, 2012-- "Time is money in the West. Workers are paid by the hour, lawyers charge by the minute, and advertising is sold by the second ($117,000 per second at this year's Super Bowl). Think about this: The civilized mind has reduced time, the most obscure and amorphous of all intangibles, to the most objective of all quantities -- money. With time and things on the same value scale, I can tell you how many of my working hours equal the price of the computer I am typing on. Can I really?" Robert Levine shares more in this thought-provoking piece. (16983 reads)


Read Full Story
What's your reaction? inspiring fascinating courageous hopeful
Take Action"It doesn't interest me what you do for a living. I want to know what you ache for, and if you dare to dream of meeting your heart's longing." A poem by Oriah Mountain Dreamer: [more]



Quote Bulletin


Genius hath electric power which earth can never tame.
Lydia M. Child

Search by keyword: Happiness, Wisdom, Work, Science, Technology, Meditation, Joy, Love, Success, Education, Relationships, Life
Contribute To      
Upcoming Stories      

Subscribe to DailyGood

We've sent daily emails for over 16 years, without any ads. Join a community of 244,608 by entering your email below.

  • Email:
Subscribe Unsubscribe?


Trending DailyGoods Nov 3: Anne Lamott Writes Down Every Single Thing She Knows (163,251 reads) Nov 29: Having it Out With Melancholy (9,019 reads) Nov 19: A Lesson in Letting Go From My Mother (9,617 reads) Dec 4: Suiseki: The Japanese Art of Stone Appreciation (8,948 reads) Nov 25: The Art of Cleaning (13,864 reads)

More ...