Every time we put something off, the excuse is some variation of the same: “I’ll get to it later. I won’t be long. I’ve got plenty of time.” Once that moment is gone, however, it’s gone forever.
Photo mixed from Kaja Kozlowska.
While it may be tempting to think that it's OK if you spend the next 14 hours on Facebook because it's a long weekend, for example, the truth is you'll never get those minutes back. You can allocate future time to doing tasks you could do now, but that's essentially spending on credit.
"Lost time is never found again." [Brainyquote]