Archive for October, 2014

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 find it odd that some students skip class in order to study…


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Today ’s Quote: “If not now, when will you begin living your life?” – Jack Borland

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

Random Thought: Ever notice there is no such thing as “a simple little job around the house”.

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Today ’s Quote: “Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.”
– Thomas Edison

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

Random Thought: Ever notice that junk is something you throw away three weeks before you need it?

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Today ’s Quote: “Mix a little foolishness with your prudence: It’s good to be silly at the right moment.” — Horace

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

Random Thought: It’s frustrating when you know all the answers, but nobody bothers to ask you the questions…

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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: If a person says, “It was an uphill battle,” and another says, “It went downhill from there,” how could they both be having troubles?

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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: Don’t worry about temptations as you get older…they start avoiding you.

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Today ’s Quote:”What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?” – Robert Schuller

Today 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: I never know where to look when eating a banana…

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