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Archive for March, 2016

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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Today’s Quote: “I tell you the past is a bucket of ashes, so live not in your yesterdays, no just for tomorrow, but in the here and now. Keep moving and forget the post mortems; and remember, no one can get the jump on the future.” -Carl Sandburg

Today’s Word: Pernicious (per·ni·cious) adj Having a harmful effect, particularly in a gradual or subtle way. “The hostile takeover will have a pernicious effect on the business.”

Random Thought: They say history repeats itself…did I already tell you that?

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Today’s Quote: “All life demands struggle. Those who have everything given to them become lazy, selfish, and insensitive to the real values of life. The very striving and hard work that we so constantly try to avoid is the major building block in the person we are today.” – Pope Paul VI

Today’s Word: Cerebral (cer·e·bral) adj. Appealing to or requiring the use of the intellect; intellectual rather than emotional: “Her methods were cerebral, analytic, and cautious.”

Random Thought: Today is the first day of spring. This past winter may not have been the coldest, nor the snowiest, but thanks to myself and friends, it was the whiniest …

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Today’s Quote: “Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.” – Dalai Lama XIV

Today’s Word: Genteel (gen·teel) adj.  1. Refined in manner; well-bred and polite.  2.
Free from vulgarity or rudeness.  3.Elegantly stylish: genteel manners and appearance.

Random Thought:  I recently posted to my Fitness Pal app that I had two eggs…however, I failed to indicate that they were Cadbury Chocolate Eggs!

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Today’s Quote: “Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Today’s Word: Demonstrable (de·mon·stra·ble) adj. 1. Capable of being demonstrated or proved: “demonstrable truths.” 2. Obvious or apparent: “demonstrable lies.”

Random Thought: Ever notice that there are three kinds of people in the world. People who make things happen. People who watch things happen and people who say “What happened?”.

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