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Archive for September, 2013

Today’s Quote:”To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.” – Oscar Wilde

Today’s Word: Salacious adj. Treating sexual matters in an indecent way. Lustful; lecherous: “A salacious grin.”

Random Thought: When I die I want my last words to be: “I left a sum of money for you under the…”

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Today’s Quote: “Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.” – Robert Collier

Today’s Word: Indolent; Indolence n. Having or showing a disposition to avoid exertion; slothful, lazy: “an indolent person.”

Random Thought: Scientists say that the universe is made up of Protons, Neutrons, and Electrons.  They forgot to mention Morons….

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Today’s Quote:  “Old age is a special problem for me because I’ve never been able to shed the mental image I have of myself – a lad of about 19.” – E. B. White

Today’s Word: Caprice n. A sudden and unaccountable change of mood or behavior.

Random Thought: Sometimes I just want to say, did you mean Pacific or specific? Because seriously…one is an ocean.

 

 

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Today’s Quote: “Make sure you have finished speaking before your audience has finished listening.” – Dorothy Sarnoff

Today’s Word: Existential adj. (1) Of or relating to existence. (2) Concerned with existence, esp. human existence as viewed in the theories of existentialism. “An existential threat.”

Random Thought: Someone once said that things get better with age, if that is the case, I must be approaching magnificent!

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Today’s Quote: “There comes a time when you have to choose between turning the page and closing the book.” – Josh Jameson

Today’s Word: Facetious adj. Treating serious issues with deliberately inappropriate humor; flippant.

Random Thought: Sometimes I write down tasks on my ‘to-do’ list after I’ve done them, just to have the satisfaction of crossing them off my list…

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Today’s Quote:  “You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” – Mae West

Today’s Word:  Tactile adj. (1) Of or connected with the sense of touch. (2) Perceptible by touch or apparently so; tangible: “A tactile keyboard.”

Random Thought: Some things are better left unsaid.  That’s usual the stuff I seem to blurt out right away…

 

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Today’s Quote:”People seldom improve when they have no other model but themselves to copy.” – Oliver Goldsmith

Today’s Word: Propitious adj. (1) Indicating a good chance of success; favorable. (2) Favorably disposed toward someone.

Random Thought: Have you ever noticed that some people find ‘fault’ like there’s a reward for it?

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