IMPORTANCE OF HARD WORK AND PUNCTUALITY IN STUDENT’S LIFE By Kanha/Kavya Punctuality is a trait which makes a man successful in life and if it is accompanied by hard work, nothing can stop him from reaching the zenith of success. In a student’s life, punctuality is a must so that he/she can achieve good scores. a hardworking and punctual student is respected and liked by all whether it is his teachers, society, family or friends. Students should follow the examples of great leaders ” like Abdul Kalam Azad in order to achieve success and fame. Being punctual refers to the quality to be on time and completing every task in a systematic way. It encourages the student to do the work on time and keep an updated on everything. This quality can be developed at any stage of life but if it is developed during childhood, it would prove to be better. Hard work and punctuality give fruitful results in the long run. Lack of punctuality and hard work causes harmful effects. It is only the result of the hard work and efforts of the scientists that the world has developed so far. Only hard work and punctuality make a student stand aloft the others and lacking such trait make them lag behind. It is truly said that time is priceless. Once you have lost it, you can never get it back.