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Archive for December, 2015

Today’s Quote: “The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude.” – Oprah Winfrey

Today’s Word: Ignoble adj. Not honorable in character or purpose; shameful. “An ignoble act.”

Random Thought: The sentence, “I need to talk to you” has the power to make you remember every bad thing you’ve ever done in your life…

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Today’s Quote:”Do the hard jobs first. The easy jobs will take care of themselves.” – Dale Carnegie

Today’s Word: Prescient; Prescience adj. Having or showing knowledge of events before they take place; foresight. “You should be prescient about choosing your employer.”

Random Thought: I have learned not to worry about what people might think because most people don’t think…

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Today’s Quote: “Our patience will achieve more than our force.” – Edmund Burke

Today’s Word: Surreal adj. Having the disorienting quality of a dream; unreal; fantastic. “There was something surreal about the diving accident.”

Random Thought:  Sometimes I just want to say, “I don’t want you to think like me, I just want you to think.”

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Today’s Quote: “Some men succeed because they are destined to, but most men succeed because they are determined to.” – Greame Clegg

Today’s Word: Incisive adj. (of a person or mental process) Intelligently analytical and clear-thinking. Accurate and sharply focused. “The incisive detective soon solved the crime.”

Random Thought: I read an article that said the typical symptoms of stress are eating too much, impulse buying, drinking too much, and driving too fast.  Pretty much my typical day…

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Today’s Quote: “If you don’t know where you are going, any road will get you there.”– Lewis Carroll

Today’s Word: Recondite adj. (of a subject or knowledge) Little known, obscure, abstruse. “Recondite information.”

Random Thought: Why is it that brain cells come and go, but fat cells live forever?

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Today’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: I’ve discovered that with self-discipline almost anything is possible…developing the self-discipline appears to be the tough part…

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Today’s Quote: “Noble deeds that are concealed are most esteemed.” – Blaise Pascal

Today’s Word: Glower v. Have an angry or sullen look on one’s face; scowl. “The librarian glowered at her for talking too loud.”

Random Thought: Wouldn’t it be smart to make the sticky stuff on envelopes taste like chocolate? I’d be sending out Christmas cards every month…

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