Today’s Quote: “Some men succeed because they are destined to, but most men succeed because they are determined to.” – Greame Clegg

Today’s Word: Incisive adj. (of a person or mental process) Intelligently analytical and clear-thinking. Accurate and sharply focused. “The incisive detective soon solved the crime.”

Random Thought: Why does a slight tax increase cost you two hundred dollars and a substantial tax cut save you thirty cents?

Today’s Quote: ” Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.” – Albert Einstein

Today’s Word: Slavish adj. Showing no originality; blindly imitative: “A slavish copy of the original work.”

Random Thought: I always wondered what was meant by ‘pre-board’?  Do you get on before you get on…

Today ’s Quote: “Aim for success, not perfection. Never give up your right to be wrong, because then you will lose the ability to learn new things and move forward with your life.” — Dr. David M. Burns

Today’s Word: Antipathy n. A deep-seated feeling of dislike; aversion. “His antipathy for lawyers dates back to his divorce.”

Random Thought: So what’s the use of happiness? It can’t buy you money…

Today’s Quote: “Character is what emerges from all the little things you were too busy to do yesterday, but did anyway.” – Mignon McLaughlin

Today’s word: Euphemism n. A mild, inoffensive expression that is substituted for one that is often considered harsh or offensive. “To pass away” is a euphemism for “to die.”

Random Thought:  People who feel the need to tell you that they have an excellent sense of humor usually don’t…

Today’s Quote: ‘Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go.’ – Oscar Wilde

Today’s Word: Pontificate v. To speak or behave in a pompous or dogmatic manner. “He Pontificates at great length in political matters.”

Random Thought: Strange! No one ever says “It’s only a game,” when their team is winning.

Today’s Quote: “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” ― Margaret Mead

Today’s Word: Docile adj. Submissive. Ready to accept control or instruction. “The dog was very docile around children.”

Random Thought: I’m at that age when I still have a lot on the ball, but some days I’m just too tired to bounce it…

Today’s Quote: “Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.” ― Leo Tolstoy

Today’s Word: Gravitas n. Dignity, seriousness, or solemnity in manner. “He has the necessary gravitas to lead the company.”

Random Thought: Sometimes I wish my mind could also take the weekend off…but no, it just keeps thinking…