Independently Happy

I take happiness seriously. So you don't have to.

Quality Time and The Quality of Time

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We spend our time chasing money.  We pass time to trying to pass time.  We spend time chasing happiness.  We spend time trying to arrange our lives so that we have more free time. Even though we don’t always follow through with the work, we search for ways to extend our time. Although we can […]

Time is Better Than Money

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I originally had some not-so-nice things to say about this phrase.  I can’t remember why.  Somebody at work probably said it indicating their time is valuable.  I decided to look it up.  The Quote Investigator confirmed that Benjamin Franklin is correctly attributed with Time is Money  Anyone can make more money if they work at […]

Pink Floyd’s Time is the Wisest Song Ever!


I asked in another post if you ever felt like you’re in the movie Interstellar. Well, do you ever feel like you’re in a Pink Floyd song? Although Pink Floyd was definitely one of those bands my parents didn’t allow me to listen to when I was younger, I found ways to listen to rock […]

Time Flies So Fast

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Do you ever feel like Matthew McConaughey and Anne Hathaway in Interstellar?   You think you’ve just dropped on and off Miller’s planet for a few minutes and realize you were gone 23 years?  When you’re drifting through life and not paying attention, time flies.  Time is so fast. You Have to Know How Long Your […]

Now is The Second Best Time to Start


When I was writing The Best Way to Grow is Imagine, Plan, Prepare and Act it occurred to me during the Act part that now isn’t the best time to start.  The best time to start would have been 2004, or maybe last year.  I Googled this thought, and it turns out it was already […]