From: Think and Grow Rich/Chapter 15 How to Outwit the Six Ghosts of Fear
"Life is a checkerboard and the player opposite you is time.
If you hesitate before moving or neglect to move promptly, your men will be wiped off the board.
By time, you are playing against a partner who will not tolerate indecision.
Previously you may have had a logical excuse for not having forced life to come through with whatever you asked,
but that alibi is now obsolete, because you are in possession of the master key that unlocks the door of life's bountiful riches.
The master key is intangible, but it is powerful.
It is the privilege of creating, in your own mind, a burning desire for a definite form of riches.
There is no penalty for the use of the key, but there is a price you must pay if you do not use it.
The price is failure.
There is a reward of stupendous proportions, if you put the key to use.
It is the satisfaction that comes to all who conquer self and force life to pay whatever is asked.
The reward is worthy of your effort.
Will you make the start?"
With each passing day, I become more aware that my time using this body, will be coming to an end at some point in the not too distant future. This morning, while reflecting on what my definiteness of purpose at this point of my life is, I realized that in my quest to give and to give back, that it is time and quite honestly my obligation to share from the wealth of the abundance of knowledge and experiences that have been bestowed on me over the 72 years of my life.
Let it begin with me and through me!