Or- Do not be a slave to time
I, unfortunately, am a slave to the clock. But not in the way you described in this great article. I'm a watch enthusiast so I'm usually wearing a watch of some sort that isn't smart. The funny thing is that I don't really use my watches to tell the time. They're more of a reminder to me that time is passing and that I need to use what I have judiciously.
“The world is bursting with wonder, and yet it’s the rare productivity guru who seems to have considered the possibility that the ultimate point of all our frenetic doing might be to experience more of that wonder.”
One of the reasons I find it difficult to devote time to reading fiction. There is a seemingly endless supply of amazing stories in our world to uncover. Why bother making shit up?! (A reductive take, to be sure)