Spending Our Time Wisely – How Many Jelly Beans Do You Have Left?
My dad has two jars of marbles in his office, one with marbles in it representing how many weeks of his life have been spent and another representing how many weeks are left. It’s a sobering way to think about how we spend our time, especially when there are more marbles in the first container. Here’s a neat video with the same sort of concept except they are jelly beans, each representing a single day of your life. Long story short, we each only have nearly 3,000 days in our lifetime that are really our own out of the roughly 29,000 (or 79-ish years) we were born with (WOW!) So, what have you done with the spent portion of your 3,000 or more importantly, what are you going to do with what’s left? I’m gonna let the video do the talking…
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Well, we all have let colorful speech fly in moments of low self-control like when we stub our toe on the coffee table or when someone cuts us off, and others swear like it’s their native language no matter what the topic.