1. Understanding time – what is it?
What’s in this chapter for you
‘Men talk of killing time while time quietly kills them …’
– Dion Boucicault, Irish playwright
‘To say I have bad days at work is an understatement. There seem to be times when I go into the office, rush around all day, and achieve nothing apart from sending my stress level through the roof. Then I go home, sleep badly through worry, wake up…… and do it all over again next day.’
– Diane Little, financial consultant
Forget gold and diamonds, time is the most precious commodity ...