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Archive for June, 2016

Today’s Quote:  “If you want a happy ending… that depends on where you stop your story.”
– Orson Welles

Today’s Word: Paradigm n. A typical example or pattern of something; a model. “The economic paradigm was flawed.”

Random Thought:  How did caregiver and caretaker come to mean the same thing?

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Today’s Quote: “You owe it to yourself to find your own unorthodox way of succeeding, or sometimes, just surviving.” – Michael Johnson

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

Random Thought: It occurred to me, can you buy something specific at a general store?

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Today’s Quote: “Speed is useful,only if you are running in the right direction.” – Joel Baker

Today’s Word: Attrition n. 1. A gradual, natural reduction in membership or personnel, as through retirement, resignation, or death. 2. A gradual diminution in number or strength. “The company’s attrition rate was quite high.”

Random Thought: I was wonder why I constantly return to the refrigerator with hopes that something new to eat will have materialized?

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Today’s Quote: “Intelligence without compassion is a book that nobody reads, but combine both of these qualities together and you have a best seller that people will embrace.” — Unknown

Today’s Word: Peevish adj. Easily irritated, particularly by unimportant things. “He was peevish around smokers.”

Random Thought: Ever notice how our handwriting changes when taking notes: page 1 – Excellent; page 10 – Good; page 20 – a different language…

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Today’s Quote: “Any man can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a dad.” —Anne Geddes

Today’s Word: Intrepid adj. 1. Resolutely courageous; fearless. Persistent in the pursuit of something. “A team of intrepid explorers.”

Random Thought: Sometimes being a good Dad is pretending your favorite present is soap on a rope…

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Today’s Quote: “I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.” – Abraham Lincoln

Today’s Word: Pervasive adj. Having the quality or tendency to pervade or permeate. “The pervasive odor of garlic.”

Random Thought: I like all of the music in my iTunes, except when it’s on shuffle, then I like about one in every fifteen songs in my iTunes.

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Today’s Quote: “Experience tells you what to do; confidence allows you to do it.” – Stan Smith

Today’s Word: Precarious adj. 1. Dangerously lacking in security or stability: “The precarious life of an undercover cop.” 2. Subject to chance or unknown conditions. 3. Based on uncertain, unwarranted, or unproved premises. “A precarious solution to a difficult problem.”

Random Thought: Some people don’t mind going into work, but it’s that eight hour wait to go home that almost kills them…

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