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Archive for June, 2017

Today’s Quote: “In a moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing to do, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.”
– Theodore Roosevelt

Today’s Word: Churlish adj. Rude in a mean-spirited and surly way. “It was rather churlish of him to complain about the small donations.”

Random Thought: Sometimes I look at people and seriously wonder how have they made this far?

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Today’s Quote: “Each day is a new canvas to paint upon. Make sure your picture is full of life and happiness, and at the end of the day you don’t look at it and wish you had painted something different.” – Unknown

Today’s Word: Quixotic adj. 1. Idealistic without regard to practicality; impractical. 2. Impulsive: tending to act on whims or impulses. “It was clearly a quixotic case against the defendant.

Random Thought: I like to exercise in the early morning before my brain figures out what I am doing…

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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: “Those of us we have been true readers all our life fully realize the enormous extension of our being which we owe to authors” – C. S. Lewis

Today’s Word: Malicious adj. Characterized by malice; intending or intended to do harm. “Malicious rumors.”

Random Thoughts: The trouble with doing nothing is that you never know when you are finished…

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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: Only Robinson Crusoe had everything done by Friday…

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Today’s Quote: “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.”
– Thomas Edison

Today’s Word: Vexatious adj. 1. Full of annoyance or distress; harassed. 2. Causing or creating vexation; annoying. “Her ex-husband put her in a vexatious situation.”

Random Thought: You might be spending too much time online, if most of your conversations start out,” I saw this trending on Facebook”…

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Today’s Quote: “We are not here merely to make a living. We are here to enrich the world with a finer spirit of hope and achievement- and we impoverish ourselves if we forget the errand.” — Woodrow Wilson Today’s

Word: Vernacular n. The language or dialect spoken by the ordinary people in a particular country or region. An idiomatic word, phrase, or expression. The idiom of a particular trade or profession: “In the legal vernacular.”

Random Thought: I know that mirrors don’t lie, but I am truly thankful that they don’t laugh…

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