No, It’s Not Too Late. There’s Only One Real Finish Line in Life by Tim Herrera
….[The Author got his college degree a couple of years after his friends already got theirs]
Things seem to have worked out O.K. since then. And now that I have a little more life experience behind me I look back and think: Who cares?
As we age, we tend to perceive time as exponentially accelerating; the more time that passes, the more we perceive it as running out. This seems natural, and our friends at Scientific American have noted a handful of theories about why.
But my favorite is this: As we age, we simply pay less attention to time…..
…But let’s come back to life’s finish line. It may seem like the last decade whizzed by, but it doesn’t have any bearing on the present or the future.