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Archive for October, 2015

Today’s Quote: “You know, life fractures us all into little pieces. It harms us, but it’s how we glue those fractures back together that makes us stronger.” — Carrie Jones

Today’s Word: Reciprocal; Reciprocate adj. Done or performed in return: “Reciprocal respect.”

Random Thought: I always thought Hunger Games were those triangular pegboards on the tables at Cracker Barrel…

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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: Before Instagram, I used to waste so much time sitting around having to imagine what my friends’ food looked like…

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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: 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: “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: Ever notice in the movies “quick sand” works slowly…

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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: Random Thought: Have you ever wondered why toasters always have a setting that burns the toast to a horrible crisp which no decent human being would eat?

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Today’s Quote: “Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.” – Mahatma Gandhi

Today’s Word: Colloquial (ism) adj. (of language) Used in ordinary conversation; not formal or literary. “His lecture was quite engaging due to his colloquial speech.”

Random Thought: Ever notice that “Time” has a wonderful way of showing us what’s important…

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