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 while other people prefer to take
Some people are always in a hurry to go places and get things done while other people prefer to take their time and live life at a slower pace. The decision depends on the type of personality people have.
I prefer to be in a hurry and get things done as quickly as I can, in that way I have extra time to do whatever I want.
For instance, when I get out of work I have to pick my son up from the daycare, come home clean the house, pick the toys up, cook supper, eat, wash dishes, etc. Well, is difficult to get things done if you only do one thing at the time, so that while I am cooking supper I am cooking extra dishes for next day, when the food is in the oven I am doing laundry. Before eating dinner I put the clothes in the dryer. By the time dinner is over I have three things accomplish: dinner,laundry and food ready for next day. After taking care of the dishes I have time to play with my son and talk with my husband.
It is hard, because you consume more energy that someone doing things at a slower space and sometimes you make mistakes, but it is worth it.
On the other hand, people who prefer to take their time and live life at a slower pace, have more time to think what they are going to do. They take thing easy, one thing at the time. They do not consume much energy, they leave every for tomorrow or the weekend. They do not stress as much as people thinking to get things done. They live easy and they do not put to much work for one day.
I definetily prefer to do things fast for the reasons listed above to have extra time for my family. In this world we do not have time to give up, you have to keep going and the faster the best.