"I Haven't Had The Time"
Excerpt from The Empty Chair:
From his window facing the marketplace Rebbe Nachman spotted one of his followers rushing by.
"Have you looked up at the sky this morning?" the Rebbe asked.
"No, Rebbe, I haven't had the time."
"Believe me, in fifty years everything you see here today will be gone. There will be another fair--with other horses, other wagons, different people. I won't be here then and neither will you. So what's so important that you don't have time to look at the sky?!"