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Archive for July, 2016

Today’s Quote: “I’d rather live with a good question than a bad answer.”
– Aryeh Frimer

Today’s Word: Circuitous adj. Being or taking a roundabout, lengthy course: “He took a circuitous route to avoid traffic.”

Random Thought: How many times have you plugged into a USB port the correct way on the first try?

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Today’s Quote: “Life’s tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late.”
– Benjamin Franklin

Today’s Word: Redact(ed) tr.v. Edit something: to edit, revise, or delete content in preparation for publication. “The documents were redacted so personal information wasn’t released to the public.”

Random Thought: I am so thankful that I had a childhood before technology took over…

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Today ’s Quote: “You grow up the day you have your first real laugh at yourself.” — Ethel Barrymore

Today’s Word: Labyrinth n. A complicated irregular network of passages or paths in which it is difficult to find one’s way; a maze. “Exploring the labyrinth of waterways.” An intricate and confusing arrangement.

Random Thought: Ever notice how quickly we can point out unethical behavior in others, but can rationalize our own ?

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Today’s Quote: “Hope is always available to us. When we feel defeated, we need only take a deep breath and say, “Yes,” and hope will reappear.” — Monroe Forester

Today’s Word: Bloviate i.v. To speak or write at length in a pompous or boastful manner.

Random Thought: To me, old age is someone who is at least 10 years older than me, but they are getting harder to find…

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Today’s Quote: “Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes every day; wisdom consists in not exceeding the limit.” – Elbert Hubbard

Today’s Word: Egalitarian adj. Affirming, promoting, or characterized by belief in equal political, economic, social, and civil rights for all people.

Random Thought:  I know I may be a little OCD because I get excited about a new sponge in the kitchen sink…

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Today’s Quote: “Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn’t.”
– Erica Jong

Today’s Word: Effusive adj. 1. Unrestrained or excessive in emotional expression; gushy: “An effusive manner.” 2. Profuse; overflowing: “effusive praise.”

Random Thought: A person who speaks two languages is bilingual; a person who speaks three languages is trilingual, and a person who speaks one language is probably American…

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Today’s Quote: “Flattery is nothing but attention without intention.” – Mary Lindsey

Today’s Word: Antipathy n. A deep-seated feeling of dislike; aversion. “His antipathy for lawyers dates back to his divorce.”

Random Thought: I often wonder if stupidity got me into a mess. Why can’t it get me out?

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