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Archive for January, 2017

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: Perspicacious (per·spi·ca·cious) adj Having strong insight into and understanding of things. “She showed perspicacious judgment.”

Random Thought: Why is it that rain drops but snow falls?

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Today’s Quote: “Life is half spent before we know what it is.” – George Herbert

Today’s Word: Mitigate v. (1) Make less severe, serious, or painful: “he wanted to mitigate the damages in court.” (2) Lessen the gravity of (an offense or mistake).

Random Thought: It sure would be great if we could all live in the present and learn from the past…

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Today’s Quote: “Quality is not an act, it is a habit.” – Aristotle

Today’s Word: Pervicacious adj. Stubborn, extremely willful, obstinate. “He became quite pervicacious in his old age.”

Random Thought: If you can smile when things go wrong, you have someone in mind to blame…

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Today’s Quote: “Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” – Helen Keller

Today’s Word: Innocuous adj. 1. Having no adverse effect; harmless. 2. Not likely to offend or provoke to strong emotion; insipid. “The innocuous-looking e-mail actually contained a virus.”

Random Thought: We all have some sort of standards we live by, and then there are people who feel the are always right because they have double standards…

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Today’s Quote: “However many holy words you read, however, many you speak, what good will they do you If you do not act on upon them?” – Buddha

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 guess I had to be young and stupid before I became old and wise…

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Today’s Quote: “If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.”– Napoleon Hill

Today’s Word: Pensive adj. Deeply, often wistfully or dreamily thoughtful. Expressive of melancholy thoughtfulness. “She was feeling pensive after seeing an old boyfriend.”

Random Thought: They say that money talks…but mine just seems to just say,”Good-bye”

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Today’s Quote: “Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.” – Henry David Thoreau

Today’s Word: Acrimonious adj. 1. Bitter and sharp in language or tone; rancorous: “An acrimonious debate between the two candidates.”

Random Thought: What if there was no Google? Good question, let’s Google it…

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