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Today’s Quote: “Even if you fall on your face, you’re still moving forward.” – Victor Kiam

Today’s Word: Esoteric adj. 1. Difficult to understand; abstruse. 2. Not publicly disclosed; confidential. 3. Of rare, special, or unusual interest. “Her software’s success was based on an esoteric programming language.”

Random Thought: When people lose weight, where does it go?

 

Today’s Quote: “People know you for what you’ve done, not for what you plan to do.” – Author Unknown

Today’s Word: Exacerbate transitive verb. To make more violent, bitter, or severe; to irritate or make worse. “The continued delays were greatly exacerbatedby the lack of workers on the project.”

Random Thought: There’s nothing quite as painful as suppressing a much needed eye roll…

Today’s Quote: “Sow an act, and you reap a habit. Sow a habit and you reap a character. Sow a character and you reap a destiny.” – Charles Reade

Today’s Word: Truncate tr.v. 1. To shorten or cut off. 2. To shorten (a number) by dropping one or more digits after the decimal point.

Random Thought: I have always tried to take one day at a time, but sometimes several days seem to attack me at once…

Today’s Quote: “All that we are is the result of what we have thought. The mind is everything. What we think we become.”– Buddha

Today’s Word: Myopic; Myopia n. Distant objects appear blurred – Lack of discernment or long-range perspective in thinking or planning: “Myopic thinking.”

Random Thought: This morning I made a decision: I’m going to run away from the ‘circus’ and join the world…

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…

Today’s Quote: “Creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.” – Albert Einstein

Today’s Word: Nuance n. A subtle difference in or shade of meaning, expression, or sound. “Subtle nuances of her on-screen character.”

Random Thought: Ever notice that nothing is foolproof to a sufficiently talented fool…

Today’s Quote: “To be a champ you have to believe in yourself when no one else will.” – Sugar Ray Robinson

Today’s Word: Sardonic adj. Grimly mocking or cynical. “His sardonic smile.”

Random Thought: I don’t regret growing older, I realize it’s a privilege that has been denied to many…

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