Before Time Is On Time
To most people, punctuality refers to being at an appointed location at an appointed time. Truly being on time means arriving early. If a person arrives even one minute late, he or she has missed the mark and is not punctual.
is not a on-time event but the result of an ongoing effort to be on time. It begins with rising at a specific time in the morning and continues throughout the whole day. By rising early, a punctual person can absorb delays without being late.