Archive for March, 2016

Today’s Quote: “If you concentrate on finding whatever is good in every situation, you will discover that your life will suddenly be filled with gratitude, a feeling that nurtures the soul.” – Rabbi Harold Kushner

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

Random Thought: Have you ever considered that the road less traveled, is less traveled for a reason?

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Today ’s Quote: “Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.” – Spanish Proverb

Today’s Word: Ambivalent; Ambivalence adj. Having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something or someone. “She has ambivalent feelings about the relationship.”

Random Thought: So when someone says, “What was I saying;” I’d love to respond, “Oh, you weren’t listening either?”

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Today’s Quote: “There are no shortcuts to any place worth going.” – Beverly Sills

Today’s Word: Cathartic adj. Producing a feeling of being purified emotionally, spiritually, or psychologically as a result of an intense emotional experience or therapeutic technique. “The strength of the movie had a cathartic effect on her.”

Random Thought: Ever notice that everything is funnier when you’re not allowed to laugh…

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Today’s Quote: “Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another.” – Napoleon Hill

Today’s Word: Rapacious (ra·pa·cious) Adj Aggressively greedy or ravenous; plundering: “A rapacious salesman.”

Random Thought: Random Thought: I’ve recently noticed that it is not necessary to understand things in order to argue about them…

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Today’s Quote: “Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information on it.” – Samuel Johnson

Today’s Word: Penitent n. Feeling or showing sorrow and regret for having done wrong; repentant. “After the robbery, the thief was penitent and returned the property.”

Random Thought: Did you ever notice the public has an insatiable curiosity to know everything, except what is worth knowing.

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Today’s Quote: “The things you do for yourself are gone when you are gone, but the things you do for others remain as your legacy.” — Kalu Ndukwe Kalu

Today’s Word: Empathy; Empathetic adj. The action of understanding, being aware of, being sensitive to, and vicariously experiencing the feelings, thoughts, and experience of another. “Her doctor was empathetic to her condition.”

Random Thought: I recently read, motivation is what gets you started, habit is what keeps you going…

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Today’s Quote: “Death destroys a man, but the idea of saves him.”  E.M. Foster

Today’s Word: Vociferous (vo·cif·er·ous) adj Characterized by vehemence, clamour, or noisiness: “A vociferous crowd.”

Random Thought: There are two rules for success. One: Never tell everything you know.

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Today’s Quote: “Try to be like the turtle – at ease in your own shell.”– Bill Copeland

Today’s Word: Frenetic (fre·net·ic) adj Fast and energetic in a rather wild and uncontrolled way: “A frenetic ride on the snowboard.”

Random Thought: I speak only one language, so I guess I’m just lingual…

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Today’s Quote: “You don’t get to choose how you are going to die. Or when. You can only decide how you are going to live. Now.” – Joan Baez

Today’s Word: Halcyon (hal·cy·on) Adj 1. Calm; peaceful; tranquil: “Halcyon seas.” 2. Rich; wealthy; prosperous: “Halcyon times before the recession.”

Random Thought: The problem with “instant gratification” is it’s just not fast enough…

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Today’s Quote: “Confidence is contagious; so is lack of confidence.” – Vince Lombardi

Today’s Word: Deciduous adj. Not permanent or lasting; ephemeral. “The fire created adeciduous outlook for the company.”

Random Thought: Nothing makes me feel so old as to having scroll all the way down the list of dates to find my date of birth…

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