Today we have bigger houses yeT smallerfamiliesmore convenience, buT less Time
we have more degrees, buT less common sensemore knowledge, buT less judgemenT
we have more experTs, buT more problemsmore medicine, buT less good healTh
We spend too recklesslylaugh too littledrive too fastget too angry too quicklystay up too lateread too littleWatch tv too muchand are less considerate
We have multiplied our possessions, but have reducedour valuesWe talk too much, love too little and lie too often
We have learned hoW to make a living, but not alifeWe have added years to life, but not life to years
We have taller buildings, but shortertempersWider roads, but narroWer vieWpointsWe spend more, but have lessWe buy more, yet enjoy it lessWe have been all the Way to the moon andback but have trouble crossing the road tomeet our neighbours.We’ve conquered our outer space, but notour inner spaceWe’ve split the atombut not our prejudice
We Write more, learn less, ---------------------- plan more, but accomplish lessWe have learned to rush, but not to Wait,We have higher incomes , but loWer moralsWe build more computers to hold moreinformation, to produce more copiesbut have less personal communicationWe are long on quantity,but less in qualitythese are the times of fast foods andsloW digestiontall men and short character
more leisure but less fun - more kinds of food - but less nutritiontWo incomes - but more divorcenicer houses - but broken homes
that is Why i propose , that as of today , you do not keep anything forspecial occasions , because every day you live is a special occasion.search for knoWledge, read more.sit and admire the vieW Withoutpaying attention to your needs.spend more time With your familyand friends , eat your favorite foodand visit the places you love .
life is moments of enjoyment and not just about surviving.drink from the finest crystal glass. do not save your bestperfume or aftershave but use it every day.
Remove phRases like “ one of these days “ ,“ someday” and “not now” fRomyouR vocabulaRywRite that letteR you thought of wRiting “ one of these days “let’s tell ouR families and fRiends how much we love them.do not delay anything that adds laughteR and joy to youR life .eveRy day , eveRy houR , and eveRy minute is special.as you do not know if they will be youR last .
if you aRe too busy to take the time to send this message tosomeone you love oR caRe about and instead tell youRselfthat you will send it“ one of these days “you will not be heRe to send it“ one of these days “believe me