|fo001||In comparison to others, are you a person who is generally willing to give up something today to benefit from that in the future or are you not willing to do so?
||person willing to trade today for future|
|fo002a||I consider how things might be in the future, and try to influence those things with my day to day behavior.||influence day to day behavior for future|
|fo002b||Often I engage in a particular behavior in order to achieve outcomes that may not result for many years. ||engage behavior for long term outcomes|
|fo002c||I only act to satisfy immediate concerns, figuring the future will take care of itself.
||act to satisfy immediate concerns only|
|fo002d||My behavior is only influenced by the immediate (i.e., a matter of days or weeks) outcomes of my actions. ||behavior only influence by immediate outcome of actions|
|fo002e||My convenience is a big factor in the decisions I make or the actions I take. ||convenience big factor|
|fo002f||I am willing to sacrifice my immediate happiness or well-being to achieve future outcomes.
||willing to sacrifice immediate happiness for future outcomes|
|fo002g||I think it is important to take warnings about negative outcomes seriously even if the negative outcome will not occur for many years. ||take warnings of negative outcomes seriously|
|fo002h||I think it is more important to perform a behavior with important distant consequences than a behavior with less-important immediate consequences. ||more important perform behavior with distant consequences|
|fo002i||I generally ignore warnings about possible future problems because I think the problems will be resolved before they reach crisis level. ||ignore warnings about future problems|
|fo002j||I think that sacrificing now is usually unnecessary since future outcomes can be dealt with at a later time||sacrifice now is usually unnecessary|