With the passing of time

Five Common Factors Influencing Our Feelings of Time

Time is a key factor when individuals make decisions. Time imposes a delay on the satisfaction of our present desires. That is, waiting for rewards lowers their attractiveness. Specifically, the waiting can be viewed as a cost and is weighed against the delayed reward. Thus, delay alone can make a good decision into a bad one, or vice versa. Time perception (or the duration judgment) refers to the difference between external time and our internal grasp of it. That is, individuals do not perceive time objectively (one year is not perceived to be four times as three months). ….[READ]