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Archive for October, 2013

Today’s Quote: “Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.” – Albert Einstein

Today’s Word: Frugal; Frugality adj. Economical with regard to money or food. Simple and plain that costs very little: “A frugal meal.”

Random Thought: I don’t think I could ever stab anybody…I can barely get a straw into a Capri Sun.

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Today’s Quote:  “We can’t help everyone, but everyone can help someone.” – Ronald Reagan

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

Random Thought: Here’s a scary thought, most of my friends are older than the Internet…

 

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Today’s Quote:  “Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” – Thomas A. Edison

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

Random Thought: Seriously, why are there toilet-paper commercials, who’s not buying it?

 

 

 

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Today’s Quote: “The only real limitation on your abilities is the level of your desires. If you want it badly enough, there are no limits on what you can achieve.” — Brian Tracy

Today’s Word: Incendiary adj. Designed to cause fires. “An incendiary device.”

Random Thought: When I was a little kid I was told I could grow up to be anything I wanted to be…I never dreamed that I would grow up to be this old man.

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Today’s Quote: “You become successful by helping others become successful.” – Unknown

Today’s Word: Dismal adj Gloomy. Depressing; dreary. “The business was a dismal failure;” “Dismal weather.”

Random Thought: Have you ever looked at someone and thought….  “Yep…you probably have someone locked in your basement.”

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Today’s Quote: “Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.” – Abraham Lincoln

Today’s Word: Onerous adj. Involving heavy obligations. Involving a burdensome amount of effort and difficulty. “The court’s stipulations were onerous.”

Random Thought: Poor: is when you have too much month at the end of the money…

 

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Today’s Quote:  “The best way to prepare for life is to begin to live.” – Elbert Hubbard

Today’s Word: Provenance n. The beginning of something’s existence; something’s origin. The place of origin or earliest known history of something. “An exquisite vase of Chinese provenance.”

Random Thought: Some days when I’m not feeling so smart, I remind myself that I made it through the majority of my life without Google…

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