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Today’s Quote: “You can’t have a better tomorrow if you are thinking about yesterday all the time.”
– Charles F. Kettering

Today’s Word: Homogeneous adj. 1. Uniform in structure or composition. 2. Of the same or similar nature or kind: “The corporation maintains tight-knit,homogeneous board members.”

Random Thought: So why does “fat chance” and “slim chance” mean the same thing?

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…