Today’s Quote: “Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash.”– George S. Patton

Today’s Word: Spurious adj. Not genuine, authentic, or true; not from the claimed, pretended, or proper source; counterfeit. Not being what it purports to be; false or fake. “Spurious claims.”

Random Thought: Ever notice that only dead fish go with the flow…

Today ’s Quote: “Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.” — Abigail Adams

Today’s Word: Tepid adj. Showing little enthusiasm: “The president had a tepid response to the proposal.”

Random Thought: Anybody who can swallow aspirin at a drinking fountain deserves to get well…

Today’s Quote: “Success is the good fortune that comes from aspiration, desperation, perspiration and inspiration.”– Evan Esar

Today’s Word: Predacious adj. Predatory; Given to victimizing, plundering, or destroying for one’s own gain. “A victim of predacious behavior.”

Random Thought: Have you noticed that common sense has become so rare, that it’s kind of like a superpower ?

Today’s Quote: “No one can whistle a symphony. It takes an orchestra to play it.”
– H. E. Luccock

Today’s Word: Vitriol; Vitriolic n. Cruel, bitter, scathing criticism; Abusive feeling or expression. “A vitriolic tone of voice.”

Random Thought: I really get a kick out of people who “curdle cliches”. I heard a great one the other day: “I think I finally see the carrot at the end of the tunnel”.

Today’s Quote: “Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.” – Soren Kierkegaard

Today’s Word: Bromide n. A commonplace remark or notion; a platitude. “Her speech contained the usual bromides about teamwork.” A tiresome or dull person; a bore.

Random Thought: Some days I just let my mind wonder… now that I’m older, I sometimes fear that it won’t come back…

Today’s Quote: “It’s never too late to be who you might have been.” – George Eliot

Today’s Word: Vacuous adj. Having or showing a lack of thought or intelligence; mindless: “a vacuous smile.”
Random Thought: There’s nothing more awkward then storing something in a safe place so you won’t lose it, and then forgetting where that safe place is…

Today’s Quote: “Your talent is God’s gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.”— Leo Buscaglia

Today’s Word: Recondite adj. (of a subject or knowledge) Little known, obscure, abstruse. “Recondite information.”

Random Thought: The problem with having poor judgement is that you don’t realize that you have it…


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