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Today ’s Quote: “Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.”– Confucius

Today’s Word: Contentious adj. Causing or likely to cause an argument; controversial. Involving a heated argument. “The terms of the agreement remain contentious between the parties.”

Random Thought: Seriously, does anyone else miss the days when things worked with a simple “on” and “off” switch?

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Today’s Quote: “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” – John Quincy Adams

Today’s Word: Incorrigible adj. Not able to be corrected, improved, or reformed. “His bad habits were incorrigible.”

Random Thought: Everyone has a photographic memory. But some folks just don’t seem to have their memory card loaded…

Today ’s Quote: “It may be that when we no longer know what to do, we have come to our real work, and when we no longer know which way to go, we have begun our real journey.” — Wendell Berry

Today’s Word: Malicious adj. Characterized by malice; intending or intended to do harm. “Malicious rumors.”

Random Thought: I pride myself on being disguised as a responsible adult…

Today’s Quote: “The only person who cannot be helped is that person who blames others.” – Carl Rogers

Today’s Word: Doleful adj Expressing sorrow; mournful. “A doleful look.” Causing misfortune or grief. “Doleful consequences.”

Random Thought: I was wondering if there was a time limit on fortune cookie predictions…

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

Today’s Word: Vitiate v. Spoil or impair the quality or efficiency of. “The government programs were vitiated by excessive red tape.” Destroy or impair the legal validity of.

Random Thought: American consumers need some help, we buy the largest flat screen TVs for our homes but watch streaming movies on our smartphones or tablets…

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Today ’s Quote: “You grow up the day you have your first real laugh at yourself.” — Ethel Barrymore

Today’s Word: Labyrinth n. A complicated irregular network of passages or paths in which it is difficult to find one’s way; a maze. “Exploring the labyrinth of waterways.” An intricate and confusing arrangement.

Random Thought: Ever notice how quickly we can point out unethical behavior in others but can rationalize our own?

Today’s Quote: ”Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.” – Jim Rohn

Today’s Word: Abstruse adj. Difficult to understand; obscure. “An abstruse argument presented by the lawyers.”

Random Thought: Ever notice that no one ever says “It’s only a game,” when their team is winning…