Free Essays on Being Punctual

  1. Give a Detailed Analysis of the Metaphysical Structures of Being.

    metaphysical structures of Being. Metaphysical structures are the composition and internal modes of being and essence, viz. act and potency; form and matter; substance and accident; essence and existence. Each thing possesses a power to become what its form has set as its end. Being is difficult to define...

  2. The Problem of the "One and Many"

    Introduction In a quest to inquire into being, metaphysics is confronted by one fundamental question that; is reality constituted by one being or are there many beings? This question establishes the central problem of metaphysics that is known as the problem of the ‘one’ and ‘many’. Parmenides who...

  3. Clarke's Cosmological Argument

    Clarke begins his argument by asserting the obvious--that based on experience, all of the beings that surround us today do exist. These beings, encountered based on one’s experience, are dependent on a prior cause. In other words, everything that exists must have been caused by something else that also...

  4. Being There Essay

    demonstrated a superficial world and how a man with no knowledge other then the television can fool people and make his way up in society. In the novel Being There, by Jerzy Kosinski the character of Chance Gardner makes the distinction between human behavior and comes from a past that one he encounters would...

  5. ghee

    it. Happiness is what we all seek this could be the simplest form of joy and success. These are big factors which defines who we really are as human beings, it almost controls us like robots or little minions who are created to all do the same things which is to obey change. Life is known to be a wheel...

  6. The Importance of Punctuality in the Navy

    accepted that being on time and ready to work will make you a more productive and well respected member of any organization. The same is true in the Navy. However that is not the extent of the importance of being punctual in the military. All sailors must be accounted for. My being at the appointed...

  7. the importance of punctuality

    the other party to easily forgive them. This attitude towards time is very common among young people and people without demanding or busy schedules. Being late communicates more than ‘something held me back for a few seconds’, it speaks volumes about your character, it has the ability to negatively affect...

  8. Living Qualities to a Mechanical Thing in Dickinson's I Like to See It Lap the Miles

    namely the train—though explicitly named nowhere in the poem—is invested with aesthetic and living qualities. Throughout the entire poem the object being described—namely the train appears to have living qualities. At the very outset the speaker is found to enjoy watching the train traveling through the...

  9. The Weakest Argument of Thomas Aquinas' Five Ways for the Proof of God's Existence

    Thomas Aquinas' weakest argument is, without a doubt, the argument from gradation. In Aquinas' fourth way, God is defined as the Absolute Being which, in a sense, is used as a yardstick for the measurement of all qualities. There is a belief that some things are better than others, which can be applied...

  10. Does Death Define Us

    enough to make an object distinguishable. Secondly, the word “us” has three potential definitions: individual human being, human beings as a whole, and all living things including human beings, animals, plants, bacteria and etc. It cannot include non-living things because it doesn’t make any sense to associate...

  11. Washington Unknown

    George Washington, the former President of America, was a very punctual man. He used to do all his routine work at a scheduled time. His meal time and sleeping time were all fixed. Being familiar with his temperament the servants were also accustomed to work promptly. Washington was very strict in the...

  12. Wrong Place Time and Uniform

    because of my mistake. in the U.S. army values, soldiers have to be accountable for their actions. Being accountable means being dependable-arriving to work and appointments on time, meeting deadlines, being in the right place at the right time, doing the right thing at the right time. Morning formation...

  13. sociology

    speaking, one is not punctual if one does not do something on time, e.g., one does not arrive on time. Consider the case of a construction project. If the project is scheduled to finish by time t and the contractor only finishes at time t > t, then we say the contractor was not punctual. But suppose that...

  14. importance of being on time

     Being at the appropriate place of duty at the correct time is a very important part of being in the Marine Corps. Being at the right place at the right time for any member of the Armed forces is extremely essential to the defense of the entire United States. Also being at the right place at the right...

  15. Everyman

    betrayal of Fellowship, Kindred, and Goods makes Everyman aware that he has trusted in the wrong things. After going to Good Deeds for help and being sent to Knowledge, he learns of his sin and goes to Confession top repent. Once the repentance is complete, Knowledge decides to join him along with...

  16. The effects of nothing

    future work ethic and employment opportunities. Alternatively, showing up on time to school everyday can help students develop of the habit of being punctual with important commitments. This habit can serve high school students well through college and into their future careers. Disciplinary Consequences ...

  17. The Ontological Argument

    that is how people define God as being, and also leads one to not understanding God. According to Saint Anselm’s reasoning, if God is “that than which nothing greater can be conceived”, then God is the greatest possible being that can be imagined in the mind. Yet a being that exists both in the mind and...

  18. Ethical Dilemma. should I do this as a good teacher?

    1 During my four years of being a teacher, one question that I frequently ask myself is "should I do this as a good teacher?" I ask this question not to be regarded as a good teacher by my students or colleagues or superiors; I ask this question because as a teacher, I want to make sure that everything...

  19. Collage

    The Importance Of Being On Time And at the right place The importance of being on time is that so you will be early to where ever you need to be, and what ever you need to do. If you are early you will always have time to make sure everything that you need to do is straight and there aren’t n e errors...

  20. Not good

    Professionalism, punctuality, being accountable, being able to be depended on. Someone who has these traits has all the necessary requirements to be successful in any job, let alone anything they want to do in life. Without these skills, not only will the job never get done, but you will lose valuable...

  21. Internationl Communication

    Next, Brazil, I found a fact that was astonishing to me. In Brazil, arriving late for an appointment is indicative for success, while in American, being late for an appointment is forward upon. In a study, conducted by Levine and Bartlett in 1984, they checked accuracy for clocks and walking speeds in...

  22. On Time Management and Procastination

    There are many reasons to be punctual when it comes to the work week. If you are not were you supposed to be it cost the business money (galley, post office, or large corporation) to that operation which creates more losses? Time management seems to be a constant issue with me and my normal routine....

  23. enid blyton

    given in this book the pen only should be used. The pen should be held lightly, and in such a manner as to permit of the shorthand characters being easily written. The wrist must not be allowed to rest upon the notebook or desk. In order to secure the greatest freedom of movement, the middle of...

  24. Does Beauvoir’s the Second Sex Give Us a Better Philosophical Understanding of the Body Than Sartre’s Being and Nothingness?

    Jean-Paul Sartre’s “Being and Nothingness” and Simone De Beauvoir’s “The Second Sex” look at similar concepts such as freedom, responsibility, alienation and living an authentic life, and both approach these topics from a similar perspective . Sartre and de Beauvoir spent much of their lives romantically...

  25. What Is Values and What Is Ethics?

    interests. There are people who cannot do something wrong because they value being good. There are many ways to express our values to others by being trustworthy, honest, reliable, loyal, clean accurate, organized, punctual, and many others. Ethics can be defined as knowing the difference between...

  26. John Paul Satre

    Furthermore, I will analyse the difference between the idea that there is no pre set essence that defines humankind and the idea that humankind and human beings must define themselves. I shall also examine which of the thesis’ Sartre offers I agree with more. The principle of the thesis of existentialism...

  27. Work7Captain D’s

    and errors. I have also learned to be on time. Before I got my job I was always late for everything, but when you have a job they take being punctual very seriously. Being late one to many times will get you fired. And probably one of the most important things I have picked up is not to judge people when...

  28. The Self and the Other

    The self and the other “The self is for itself only by being for an other, and the self is for an other only by being for itself” (Williams’-“Recognetion”, p.151) This statement which is taken from Robert Williams’ book “Hegel's Eidetics of Intersubjectivity” is a summary of the process...

  29. tardiness in the navy

    well accepted that being on time and ready to work will make you a more productive and well respected member of any organization. The same is true in the Navy. However that is not the extent of the importance of being punctual in the military. All sailors must be accounted for. My being at the appointed...

  30. Friendship speech

    Subject: FRIENDSHIP Title: Are you a good friend? A friend in need is a friend indeed is a popular saying and stands for the qualities of being honest, loyal and supportive towards someone you call “your friend” . However, is this the only quality you need to be a good friend ? Chairman, ladies...

  31. Road to Success in Entrance Examinations

    instances when a student under proper guidance and training has been able to get a desirable seat in top entrance test. The students should be focused, punctual, attentive and continuously be in touch with their teachers to keep improving their performance. It is like a 'tapasya or exploration ' of one or...

  32. Managing Performance

    meeting. Out of 5 mornings he is guaranteed to be late at least 3 of them. The consequences of this action would only really be detrimental to himself- being a locum he is not creating a good impression. Secondly he is out of the loop about departmental activities. And thirdly he loses out on valuable teaching...

  33. The importance of being on time

    problems that would come from ignoring it. Soldiers of every rank and specialty have many responsibilities, and many others depend on their actions being carried out successful. If a soldier does not follow extremely important, life or death orders, this will result in extremely unfortunate, life or death...

  34. David Benatar Better Not Have Been BookReview

    as overpopulation, and it is good for human to extinct. In the introduction, Benatar first claims that his argument can be applied to all sentient beings, but his focus will be on humans. In the part subtitled “Who is so lucky”, Freud's claim that there is no good or best for the non-existent people...

  35. 2013 South Park Middle School Campaign Speech: by Kobe Darjean

    I can’t promise that everything will come true. I am qualified for this job because I am straightforward, yet punctual and exact in my work. My calculations can be trusted as being correct, I make sure my math is completely accurate. I can assure you, if you vote for me as treasurer, we will have...

  36. Nothing Is Everything

    summer," said Mrs. Hall, sagely, "when the artisks are beginning to come. Then we'll see. He may be a bit overbearing, but bills settled punctual is bills settled punctual, whatever you like to say." The stranger did not go to church, and indeed made no difference between Sunday and the irreligious days...

  37. Personal Marketing Plan

    balanced person. Timing is so important for me, I’m a punctual person. My weaknesses are; sometimes impatience, emotional and sometimes nervous. I get nervous when I can’t do the job on time. I can be a little bit shy when I met people never met before. Being emotional is weakness for me, because sometimes...

  38. Pv2 Clark's Essay

    is because I did not follow out proper orders and was not at the correct place of duty for Physical Training. Being at the right place at the right time is particularly important; reason being is to make certain orders are carried out and to ensure a steady rhythm. I realize that when everything is running...

  39. Metaphysics

    of perfection, a perfect must exist. Here is where God is necessary, because there is no perfect on Earth, therefore there must be a higher, unseen being that is perfect in order for the idea of perfection to exist. Therefore God exists as the perfection of all things. This is where Gaunilo, a monk, responds...

  40. Carerr Goals Essay

    career in one of my other talents, being my literal or artistic skills. Either way these options have the potential to bring me great happiness, as well as success. I would like to attend the University of Southern California, while some may see this dream as being farfetched nothing would make me happier...

  41. Aristotle and Metaphysics

    theory of being. The word "metaphysics" is defined due to the fact that this work was positioned right after "physics". On the other hand, it is accepted because the purpose of metaphysics, which is to reach beyond nature (physis), and to discover the ultimate essence and the reason for being. Moreover...

  42. Anselm's Cosmological Argument

    Anselm seeks to explain the existence of a greatest being, i.e. God. He approaches this task not via our experience of the universe, but rather attempts to explain it solely based upon reason. Anselm attempts to prove the existence of God by providing us with a logical explanation, based upon our understanding...

  43. Analysis of "No Exit", and Existentialism.

    themes of freedom and responsibility come from Sartre's doctrine that existence precedes essence. Sartre believed that a being-for-itself differed from inanimate objects, or a being-in-itself, since humans have the ability to choose and define their individual characteristics. But with this freedom of...

  44. Idle Talk

    In Martin Heidegger’s Being and Time, we find an extensive and serious discussion of a structural account of falling and the phenomena of which it is constituted. Heidegger begins this account with the phenomenon he calls idle talk. Idle talk is characterized as the perversion of the act of disclosing...

  45. time

    accepted that being on time and ready to work will make you a more productive and well respected member of any organization. The same is true in the Navy. However that is not the extent of the importance of being punctual in the military. All sailors must be accounted for. My being at the appointed...

  46. blah

    high regard on being on time, Americans in particular it would seem have been criticized in the past for being a highly time-oriented people, and some other cultures may not place the same level of importance on being punctual as exists in the United States today. This sense of being tied to a clock...

  47. Explain Heidegger’s Distinction Between the ‘Ready-to-Hand’ and the ‘Present-at-Hand’. How Does This Distinction Cast Doubt on Traditional Cartesian Approaches to Knowledge?

    philosopher who questioned the nature of being in his book ‘Being and Time’. To fully understand Heidegger’s way of viewing our existence in time and space one must first understand the meaning of Dasein. The word Dasein comes from the German to mean ‘Being there’ or simply ‘being’ in its ontological sense. Loosely...

  48. being on time

    just that more important. In some situations, being on time can come down to a matter of life or death. Not showing in the right place and at the right time is very crucial to the mission, your team's safety, and your safety as well. “Being punctual assures you’re at your best. After riding someone’s...

  49. how healthy are you?

    health. Hence, we should eat healthy food and balance diet. We should be regular in all our daily duties. We should be neat and clean. We should be punctual in all our daily duties. Peace of mind is another condition for good health. So, we should not worry over small things of life. Labour must be followed...

  50. Martin Heidegger's dealing with equipment

    version of dealing with equipment. In addition, I will provide the three modes through which Heidegger believes equipment can be dealt. These modes being manipulation, the transparency of Dasein and the transparency of equipment. Heidegger sets out on an investigation to find out how Dasein “deals in...

  51. Essay

    one of the fundamental of the military. It only brings personal responsibility but it also shows organization of a unit. There are many reasons why being on time is important. The US Army depends solely on its soldiers, enlisted. Warrant officers, and commissioned officers alike. The military would not...

  52. How does Dickinson, in “I Like to See It Lap the Miles,” give living qualities to a mechanical thing? Substantiate your answer with reference to the poem.

    namely the train—though explicitly named nowhere in the poem—is invested with aesthetic and living qualities. Throughout the entire poem the object being described—namely the train appears to have living qualities. At the very outset the speaker is found to enjoy watching the train traveling through the...

  53. The Importance of Punctuality in the Military

    time someone will be depending on you to show up and do what is expected of you, whether that be in your job or personal life. The dictionary defines punctual as: Acting or arriving exactly at the time appointed; prompt. Under the rigid and disciplined structure of military life there is no margin for error...

  54. Technology

    Technology makes us alienated We, human beings, live in a technologically advanced world. We always claim that we live in a global village, advent of technologies have made the world into a global village. Our communication and transportation facilities are in such a fast space so, the reach from one...

  55. Importance of being on time in the Army

    The importance of being on time in life and in the military. One reason as to why being on time is important is because showing up late is rude and it messes up other people's schedules. Showing up on time shows that you are not only responsible but professional as well. Showing up late makes you come...

  56. LATE

    is because I did not follow out proper orders and was not at the correct place of duty for Physical Training. Being at the right place at the right time is particularly important; reason being is to make certain orders are carried out and to ensure a steady rhythm. I realize that when everything is running...

  57. Promptness

    Other descriptions are ready, punctual and done or spoken without delay. Promptness is an important attribute to possess and practice in many different aspects of personal and professional life. Promptness is a skill that improves a person’s personal and professional life. Being prompt in ones dealings gives...

  58. Being There

    Being There is the story of Chance, a simple gardener turned American media hero. He seems to know nothing but television and gardening. His thoughts and judgments are products of television and his gardening experience. Yet through his simple mild mannered ways he unintentionally becomes the center...

  59. American Lot

    greatest strengths are organization and getting my work in on time. It is very hard to get used to the new grading system but what keeps me organized and punctual is the thought that I have the opportunity of earning a better grade on an assignment than turning it in late. My weakness is procrastination. I almost...

  60. organizational behaviour

    return back having lots of enjoyment in Italy. Finding and analyzing Impact of Melissa communication towards Italian partner Melissa chang was being so nervous about her Italian copartner because they are unsatisfied with the document which was not fulfilling by chang colleague recently but at any...