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oday’s Quote: “Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.”– Winston Churchill

Today’s Word: Gothic adj. 1. Relating to an architectural style reflecting the influence of the medieval Gothic. 2. Relating to a style of fiction characterized by the use of desolate or remote settings and macabre, mysterious, or violent.

Random Thought: Do you ever find yourself saying, “He seems normal”…

Today’s Quote: “Quality is not an act, it is a habit.” – Aristotle

Today’s Word: Pervicacious adj. Stubborn, extremely willful, obstinate. “He became quite pervicacious in his old age.”

Random Thought: It appears that in today’s world a well-educated mind is defined by one’s expertise with Google and YouTube…

Today’s Quote: “Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.” – John F. Kennedy

Today’s Word: Feckless adj. 1. Careless and irresponsible. “The kids were feckless during spring break.” 2. Lacking purpose or vitality; feeble or ineffective – unlikely to be successful. “It was a feckless attempt to make the company a success.”

Random Thought: Passwords have now become almost impossible to construct:  “Sorry your password must contain a capital letter, two numbers, a symbol, an inspiring message, a spell, and a gang sign…”

Today’s Quote: “Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn’t.” – Erica Jong

Today’s Word: Effusive adj. 1. Unrestrained or excessive in emotional expression; gushy: “An effusive manner.” 2. Profuse; overflowing: “effusive praise.”

Random Thought: Gota love or at least pray for those FB friends who never have time to read a book, but seem to find time to post tons of inane videos of cats playing ping-pong , world’s best car crashes or inviting you to play endless mind numbing games … okay, I do watch the videos…

Today’s Quote: “The problem is never how to get new, innovative thoughts into your mind, but how to get the old ones out.” – Dee Hock

Today’s Word: Avarice n. Immoderate desire, greed for wealth: an unreasonably strong desire to obtain and keep money. “His life was consumed by ambition and avarice.”

Random Thought: A shout out to all those people who never find their names spelled right on key-chains at souvenir shops…

Today’s Quote: “Whether it’s the best of times or the worst of times, it’s the only time we’ve got.”
– Art Buchwald

Today’s Word: Mercurial adj. 1. Quick and changeable in temperament; volatile: “His mercurial temperament made him difficult to work for.”

Random Thought: So, it appears that Raj Koothrappali, (a character on TV’s Big Bang) and myself are the only two males that will admit having read Elizabeth Gilbert’s book Eat, Pray, Love...

Today’s Quote: “Tis’ better to live your own life imperfectly than to imitate someone else’s perfectly.” ― Elizabeth Gilbert, from the book, Eat, Pray, Love

Today’s Word: Penurious (pe·nu·ri·ous) adj Extremely poor; poverty-stricken; miserly. “The penurious family were forced from their home.”

Random Thought: Sometimes my life seems to be a series of awkward and humiliating moments separated by snacks…