Archive for June, 2014

Today’s Quote: “If you want to change the way people respond to you, change the way you respond to people.” – Timothy Leary

Today’s Word: Paradigm n. A typical example or pattern of something; a model. “The economic paradigm was flawed.”

Random Thought: Seriously, do people really think if they stand closer to you in line that the line will move faster?

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Today’s Quote: “You owe it to yourself to find your own unorthodox way of succeeding, or sometimes, just surviving.” – Michael Johnson

Today’s Word: Deciduous adj. Not permanent or lasting; ephemeral. “The fire created a deciduous outlook for the company.”

Random Thought: Be Happy…it drives other people crazy…

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Today’s Quote: “Confidence is contagious; so is lack of confidence.” – Vince Lombardi

Today’s Word: Pedantic adj. 1. Characterized by a narrow, often ostentatious concern for book learning and formal rules. “A pedantic attention to details.”

Random Thought: I like spontaneity, as long as it’s carefully planned…and I get to plan it…

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Today’s Quote: “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.”
– Thomas Edison

Today’s Word: Vexatious adj. 1. Full of annoyance or distress; harassed. 2. Causing or creating vexation; annoying. “Her ex-husband put her in a vexatious situation.”

Random Thought: You might be spending too much time online, if most of your conversations start out,” I saw this thing on Facebook”…

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Today’s Quote: “If you want a happy ending… that depends on where you stop your story.” – Orson Welles

Today’s Word: Assiduous adj. 1. Constant in application or attention; diligent: “An assiduous worker who strove for perfection.” 2. Unceasing; persistent: “Assiduous cancer research.”

Random Thought: I’ve come to realize that a clear conscience is usually the sign of my bad memory…

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Today’s Quote: “Experience tells you what to do; confidence allows you to do it.” – Stan Smith

Today’s Word: Precarious  adj. 1. Dangerously lacking in security or stability: “The precarious life of an undercover cop.” 2. Subject to chance or unknown conditions. 3. Based on uncertain, unwarranted, or unproved premises. “A precarious solution to a difficult problem.”

Random Thought: There are two rules for success. One: Never tell everything you know.

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Today’s Quote: “The best way to predict the future is to invent it.” – Alan Kay

Today’s Word: Guile n. Treacherous cunning; skillful deceit. Particular skill and cleverness in tricking or deceiving people. “Considerable guile was involved in the transaction.”

Random Thought: Some people don’t mind going into work, but it’s that eight hour wait to go home that almost kills them…

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