...When he was on the eve of departure for one of his great expeditions the coachmaker said to him, "The carriage shall be at the door punctually at six o clock"; "A quarter before," said Nelson. "I have always been a quarter of an hour before my time and it has made a man of me."
A man who has to be punctually at a certain place at five o'clock has the whole afternoon from one to five ruined for him already.lin yutang
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