Archive for August, 2016

Today’s Quote: “Change your life today. Don’t gamble on the future, act now, without delay.”
– Simone de Beauvoir

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

Random Thought: It occurred to me, that every day there are people stuck in traffic on their way to a gym to ride a stationary bike…


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Today’s Quote: “Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterward.”– Vernon Law

Today’s Word: Temerity n. Excessive confidence or boldness; audacity: “No one had the temerity to question her decision.”

Random Thought: Did you ever wonder why we say you are ‘in’ a movie, but you’re ‘on’ TV?

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Today’s Quote: “When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life in such a manner that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.”
— Indian Proverb

Today’s Word: Synergism n. Interaction of discrete agencies or conditions where the total effect is greater than the sum of the individual parts. “The directors saw considerable synergism in the business merger.” (also Synergy).

Random Thought: Some people aren’t stupid, they just have bad luck when it comes to thinking…

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Today’s Quote: “I have never met a man so ignorant that I couldn’t learn something from him.” Galileo Galilei

Today’s Word: Hypocorism – a pet name or the use of pet name

Random Thought: Patience is something you admire in the drive behind you, but not in front of you…


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Today’s Quote: “You can’t have a better tomorrow if you are thinking about yesterday all the time.”
– Charles F. Kettering

Today’s Word: Homogeneous adj. 1. Uniform in structure or composition. 2. Of the same or similar nature or kind: “The corporation maintains tight-knit,homogeneous board members.”

Random Thought: Texting seems to be a wonderful way to grammatically miscommunicate, and misinterpret what other people mean…

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Today’s Quote: “The talent of success is nothing more than doing what you can do, well.”
– Henry W. Longfellow

Today’s Word: Cavernous adj. Resembling a cavern, as in depth, vastness, or effect: a cavernous hole; cavernous echoes.

Random Thought: My days seem to start backward, I wake up tired and go to bed wide awake…

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Today’s Quote: “Beauty is only skin deep, but ugly goes clean to the bone.” – Dorothy Parker

Today’s Word: Diatribe n. 1. A bitter, sharply abusive denunciation, attack, or criticism: “Repeated diatribes against the candidates.”

Random Thought: These days, my train of thought often leaves the station without me…

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