BUDGETING TIME AND MONEY
The time has come for some very plain talk about you and your future. You have come a long way on the road that leads to happiness and success.
And now you have arrived at the sixteenth gate through which you shall have to pass. It is headed Budgeting Time and Money. After you pass through this gate you will know how to make the most of your time, and how to acquire money and make it serve a noble purpose.
If you have been an observing student, you have more useful knowledge now than many people acquire during their entire lifetimes. And it is not theoretical knowledge because it was provided by men of practical experience, who attained it by trial and error through their own rich experiences.
You have the beneﬁt of the lifetime experiences of Henry Ford, Thomas A. Edison and Andrew Carnegie, as well as the beneﬁt of the better portion of knowledge gained by more than ﬁve hundred other distinguished men who have helped to create the great American way of life.
All that you have learned from the experiences of these men is very important, but we have come now to the place where you must forget about other men and their achievements and direct your attention to you and your future.
Your measure of respect for time is opportunity’s measure of respect for you.
This is your personal inventory time! You must ﬁnd out who you are, where you are going in life, and how you are going to get there…