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Archive for August, 2015

Today’s Quote: “The purpose of life is a life of purpose.” – Robert Byrne

Today’s Word: Lugubrious adj. Looking or sounding sad and dismal; mournful. “The lugubrious country song reminded her of an ex-boyfriend.”

Random Thought: A clear conscience is usually the sign of a bad memory…

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Today’s Quote: “Flattery is nothing but attention without intention.” – Mary Lindsey

Today’s Word: Antipathy n. A deep-seated feeling of dislike; aversion. “His antipathy for lawyers dates back to his divorce.”

Random Thought: I often wonder if stupidity got me into a mess. Why can’t it get me out?

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oday’s Quote:”Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.” – Will Rogers

Today’s Word: Abysmal adj. Extremely bad; appalling. “The results were pretty abysmal;” “Abysmal failure.”

Random Thought: My life has an excellent cast, but the plot keeps changing…

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Today’s Quote: “Hope is always available to us. When we feel defeated, we need only take a deep breath and say, “Yes,” and hope will reappear.” — Monroe Forester

Today’s Word: Bloviate i.v. To speak or write at length in a pompous or boastful manner.

Random Thought: To me, old age is someone who is at least 10 years older than me…

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Today’s Quote: “Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.”
– John F. Kennedy

Today’s Word:  Transitory adj. 1. Not lasting, enduring, permanent, or eternal. 2.Lasting only a short time; brief; short-lived; temporary. “It was a transitory stage in the actor’s career.”

Random Thought: Isn’t “Constructive Criticism” kind of an oxymoron?

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Today’s Quote: “Old friends pass away, new friends appear. It is just like the days. An old day passes, a new day arrives. The important thing is to make it meaningful: a meaningful friend – or a meaningful day.” – Dalai Lama

Today’s Word: Perspicacious (per·spi·ca·cious) adj Having strong insight into and understanding of things. “She showed perspicacious judgment.

Random Thought: I have discovered that old age seems to sneak up, but once it’s fully present, the effects are hardly subtle…

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Today’s Quote: “Good judgment comes from experience, and experience comes from bad judgment.” – Barry LePatner

Today’s Word: Divergence n. (1) A difference or conflict in opinions, interests, wishes, etc. (2) The process or state of diverging.

Random Thought: Alcohol should be served in Capri Sun pouches. When you can no longer get the straw in the hole, you’ve had enough…

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