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Today’s Quote: “The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces.”– Unknown

Today’s Word: Auspices n.pl. 1. With the protection or support of someone or something, especially an organization: “Financial aid is being provided under the auspices of NATO.”

Random Thought: As I grow older I keep reminding people that I still have a full deck, I just shuffle slower…

Today’s Quote: “There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that’s your own self.” – Aldous Huxley

Today’s Word: Elucidate v. Make (something) clear; explain. “The presentation will help to elucidate the project.”

Random Thought: For my own peace of mind, I have decided to resign as the general manager of the universe…

Today ’s Quote: “You can’t wait for inspiration, you have to go after it with a club.”
– Jack London

Today’s Word: Nescient; Nescience adj. Lacking knowledge; ignorant. “His nescience of the topic was obvious.”

Random Thought: I’ve discovered the best way to control impulse buying…never buy anything you can’t sell at a garage sale.

Today’s Quote: “Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information on it.” – Samuel Johnson

Today’s Word: Penitent n. Feeling or showing sorrow and regret for having done wrong; repentant. “After the robbery, the thief was penitent and returned the property.”

Random Thought: The public has an insatiable curiosity to know everything, except what is worth knowing.

Today’s Quote: “Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start.” – Nido Qubein

Today’s Word: Peckish adj. Ill-tempered; irritable; Chiefly British feeling slightly hungry. “He felt rather peckish close to bedtime.”

Random Thought: How do some people get anything accomplished since they are so busy posting every detail of their lives on Facebook …

Today’s Quote: “Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.” – B.R. Hayden

Today’s Word: Opine v.tr. To state as an opinion. Latin: opinari – to have an opinion.

Random Thought: Weren’t all of our career plans more exciting when were 5 years old…

Today’s Quote: “It’s better to be a lion for a day than a sheep all your life.” – Elizabeth Kenny

Today’s Word: Arduous adj. 1. Demanding great effort or labor; difficult. “An arduous undertaking.” 2. Testing severely the powers of endurance; strenuous. “A long, arduous, and exhausting war.”

Random Thought: It appears that the real art of conversation is not only to say the right thing at the right time, but also to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment