TOEFL Essay Topic 59 - Some people are always in a hurry to go places and get things done. Other people prefer to take their time and live life at a slower pace. Which do you prefer? Use specific reasons and examples to support your answer.
Some people are always in a hurry to go places and get things done. Other people prefer to take their
Some people are always in a hurry to go places and get things done. Other people prefer to take their time and live life at a slower pace. They are two kinds of habits, and two kinds of different life styles as well. As far as I am concerned, I would like to take my time and live life at a slower pace.
It is true the rhythm of present society is becoming more and more faster. And therefore, the rhythm of every people is changing rapidly too. Many people get up in the early morning, take a fast breakfast, rush out into office, hoping to finish jobs or projects as soon as possible. Nevertheless to say, they would get everything done on time. By personally, I think they also would lost many interesting aspects of life. Because life is not only consisted of jobs or assignments.
When I take my time, I won’t make any decision in hasty. After the careful consideration, I won’t regret for what I have done. When I live my life at a slower pace, I would have enough time to check and exam what I did, what I got, and how can I do better. Consequently I will know well all the steps I take, and can enjoy the job or everything I do throughout the whole process. And I would find as much interesting parts as I could while reading slowly, or sharing time with friends and family leisurely.
In a word, with a slower pace, you will see many details clearly. And therefore enjoy life completely. While with a rush pace, you may get a sense of achievement after having things done. But on the other hand, most probably you may ignore or forget to see the other various enjoyment or happiness of life.