I had to google this one. Spendthrift – a person who spends money in an extravagant, irresponsible way. Applied to time this is a scary concept.
We manage our money, protect our homes, guard our physical resources… and then squander our time.
How easily we let every interruptions or distraction pull us from obtaining our goals, from living the life we want.
Simplify, guard your time like you guard your bank account. Protect your attention like you protect you home and loved ones.
Daily Journey is a collection of my thoughts from reading The Daily Stoic: 366 Meditations on Wisdom, Perseverance, and the Art of Living. My objective is to gain greater control of my emotional responses by reading and sharing my thoughts on stoicism with you all everyday over the course of a next year. If you would like to explore these topics with me, and others who are seeking to gain emotional control I these articles to the Mastery of Skill closed facebook group and would love for you to join in on the conversation.