Punctuality of time is the Key to Success
Posted on 23 November 2015
“Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness, no delay, no procrastination; never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.” ―Lord Chesterfield
How do you feel, if you reach the examination hall late, your all year efforts are thrown to astray? How do you feel when you missed the flight, your plans are rubbed? What will be the feelings of loved one when a patient died just because of unpunctuality of a doctor? Imagine and think.
What is Punctuality?
“Punctuality is the soul of business.” ―Thomas Chandler Haliburton
Punctuality is a habit developed among persons who want to be successful in life. Practically speaking, it is one of the secrets for success and of the best qualities of top leaders. It means that the mastery of being systematic, controlling, leading and maintaining the things, and situations around you in a proper order is closely connected with the value of time.
If a person is punctual, it does help in managing one’s own time as well as respecting others.
Advantages of Punctuality
“I think the only way to properly face doom is to be on time.” ― Jennifer duBoi
Punctuality helps in better time management and give you discipline in every walk of life. It truly reflects your positive personality and tells how much you are responsible, concerned and gives respect to the authority you are working for.
Punctual people are usually stress-free, confident and possess an optimistic approach towards life. If you are punctual, and work effectively and efficiently, you truly show positive behavior towards life. People would love to be your friend, would like to hire you in their organization, and would want to be your business partner and so on. Above all a very affirmative thing about punctuality is that it gives you peace of mind.
Tips to be Punctual
Here are few tips that would work for you, if you are practicing to be punctual:
- Motivate yourself to develop a positive mindset about punctuality.
- When you start practicing, you would require lot of practice. So, don’t give up.
- Respect your time and the time of others.
- Maintain a diary of appointments or things to do list.
- Organize daily activities on priority basis.
I never could have done what I have done without the habits of punctuality, order, and diligence, without the determination to concentrate myself on one subject at a time.” ―Charles Dickens
Punctuality is your power and it brings a lot of difference in your life. So, always insist on punctuality and push yourself to be punctual, success would be yours.