posted on May, 26 2013 @ 02:47 AM
Does time seem to go faster as you get older?
I have found, personally, that it does. The days are not only shorter, but what I used to be able to accomplish in one day now takes several. Things
are moving very fast and as technology continues to improve, it seems that time is the casualty.
It is somewhat of a paradox. As technology gets better, there is technically less for us to do or remember, which means there should be more time to
take part in activities we find enjoyable. On the contrary, however, we often find ourselves working too late, sleeping too little and spending less
time doing what we love.
We invest most of our time and energy into meeting the demands of others while limiting the amount used on ourselves. This comes at a cost to our
personal growth and psychological development. Nevertheless, it seems these things are not so important now that we have such advanced technology.
Is it simply hindsight or a profound sense of nostalgia that causes one to think time is getting faster? Or is it that, in reality, time really is