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Archive for February, 2016

Today’s Quote: “There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.”
– Edith Wharton

Today’s Word: Truculent adj. Eager or quick to argue or fight; aggressively defiant. “Truculent children.”

Random Thought: Leap year gives me an extra day to think about how unproductive I am…

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Today’s Quote: “Act as if what you do makes a difference.  It does.”– William James

Today’s Word: Sartorial adj. Of or relating to tailoring, clothes, or style of dress. “Sartorial taste; “Sartorial elegance.”

Random Thought:  Why does the sun lighten our hair, but darken our skin?

 

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Today’s Quote: “Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” – Helen Keller

Today’s Word: Innocuous adj. 1. Having no adverse effect; harmless. 2. Not likely to offend or provoke to strong emotion; insipid. “The innocuous-looking e-mail actually contained a virus.”

Random Thought: How my day is going directly correlates with how many times I have to reheat the same cup of coffee…

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Today’s Quote: “Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.”
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

Today’s Word: Repugnant adj. Arousing disgust or aversion; offensive or repulsive.

Random Thought: Wouldn’t it be interesting if people treated the Bible like their cell phones…

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Today’s Quote: “The ladder of success is best climbed by stepping on the rungs of opportunity.” – Ayn Rand

Today’s Word: Capricious adj. Characterized by or subject to whim; impulsive and unpredictable. “He’s such a capricious boss I never know how he’ll react.”

Random Thought: I wished the buck stopped here, as I could use a few…

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Today’s Quote: “Those of us we have been true readers all our life fully realize the enormous extension of our being which we owe to authors” – C. S. Lewis

Today’s Word: Malicious adj. Characterized by malice; intending or intended to do harm. “Malicious rumors.”

Random Thoughts: The trouble with doing nothing is that you never know when you are finished.

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Today’s Quote: “Change your thoughts and you change your world.” – Norman Vincent Peale

Today’s Word: Ruminate v. Think deeply about something. “We sat ruminating on the nature of existence.”

Random Thought: Money can’t buy you happiness… but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.

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