Is time important? (Pardon me while I wax philosophical.) Most people would probably say yes. Possibly, people who are worried or stressed find time more important than others as the approaching of a certain event in time brings grief. They are focused on the future. The future is just one type of time we are focused on.
In my finite mind, time lies in three distinct different planes:
Past, Present, and Future
Dealing with each of the three distinct planes of time can allow us to behave more strategically, analyze more accurately, and focus on what is most important in our lives. Let me draw a visualization:
A lot of us dwell on the past. Perhaps you could have done something better. Perhaps you are pretty proud of the decisions you’ve made in the past. In either case, there is nothing you can do about time that has passed. Dwelling on the past can cripple people because of what they should have done. We can in fact learn from the past, but once it passes, that is all it is good for – teaching us about our future. Read more