Make the Days Count

“Don’t count the days; make the days count.”

-Muhammad Ali

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We have all heard the adage, “Your days are numbered.” Not many of us fully appreciate the hard reality of that statement. How often do you find yourself—or others you know—looking into the future with the expectancy of an enjoyable weekend, event or vacation?

How often do you look forward to a “someday” when everything will be better than the current moment? Unfortunately, “Someday” is not an actual day of the week!


How and in what ways can you make the most of every minute, hour, and day to realize the “present” life can be, making each day count instead of counting the days?