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Archive for April, 2015

Today’s Quote: “Put your heart, mind, intellect and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success”. ~Swami Sivananda

Today’s Word: Ambiguous adj. Open to more than one interpretation: “An ambiguous reply.” Doubtful or uncertain. “Ambiguous results.”

Random Thought: I stay up late every night and realize it’s a bad idea every morning…

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Today’s Quote: “One mistake will never kill you. The same mistake over and over will.” – Harvey Mackay

Today’s Word: Sagacious adj. Shrewd; showing keen mental discernment and good judgment. “A sagacious remark.”

Random Thought: Ever notice that in the morning there’s a huge difference between 6:00 a.m. and 6:05 a.m.

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Today’s Quote: “People know you for what you’ve done, not for what you plan to do.” – Author Unknown

Today’s Word: Exacerbate transitive verb.  To make more violent, bitter, or severe; to irritate or make worse. “The continued delays were greatly exacerbatedby the lack of workers on the project.”

Random Thought: I may be wrong but aren’t the ‘good things that come to those who wait’ just the leftovers from the people that got there first…

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Today’s Quote: “There is no pleasure in having nothing to do; the fun is having lots to do and not doing it.” -Andrew Jackson

Today’s Word: Temporal adj. Relating to, or limited by time. Lasting only for a time; not eternal. Also: fleeting, passing, momentary, temporary, transient, short-lived. “The beneficial effects of the loan were temporal.”

Random Thought: Life may be short, but some days can be really long…

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Today’s Quote: “Either you run the day or the day runs you.” – Jim Rohn

Today’s Word: Diminutive adj. Extremely small in size; tiny. A very small person or thing. “Although diminutive in stature, they were a formidable opponent;” “A diminutive report.”

Random Thought: How come when you go in the front door of a church, you are at the back of the church?

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Today’s Quote: “Rejection doesn’t mean you aren’t good enough; it means the other person failed to notice what you have to offer.” – Mark Amend

Today’s Word: Pragmatic adj. More concerned with practical results than with theories and principles. “The CEO used a pragmatic approach to making his business a success.”

Random Thought: So, if  a man is full of wonder, is he a wonderful man?

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Today’s Quote: “It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.”
– Henry David Thoreau

Today’s Word: Altruism n.  Unselfish concern for the welfare of others; selflessness.  (also ‘Altruistic’). “Despite his miserly demeanor, his life is driven byAltruism.” “Altruistic motives.”

Random Thought: I always wanted to be a procrastinator, but never got around to it…

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Today’s Quote: “The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best.” – Epictetus

Today’s Word: Copious adj. Large in quantity; abundant. Abounding in matter, thoughts, or words; wordy. “He took copious notes during the business meeting.”

Random Thought: We can all learn something from the weather, because it doesn’t seem to pay any attention to our criticism…

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Today’s Quote: “Never argue with stupid people, they will drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.” – Mark Twain

Today’s Word: Ambiguous adj. Open to more than one interpretation: “An ambiguous response.” Doubtful or uncertain. “The survey results were ambiguous.”

Random Thought: Today is Earth Day. Please help save the planet, it’s the only one with chocolate…

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Today’s Quote: “As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.” – Charles Morgan

Today’s Word: Austere adj. 1. Markedly simple without adornment or ornamentation. “An austere office;” “An austere writing style.” 2. Strict or stern in appearance or manner. “He was an austere movie critic.”

Random Thought: I hate it when I plan my day and no one follows it…

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