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Archive for July, 2017

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: No one speaks to truth, honesty, and integrity like a form hedge fund executive…of course what do I know, I’m just an American citizen…

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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 love how in scary movies the person yells out Hello?  As if the killer is going to say ‘yeah’ I’m in the kitchen, want a sandwich?

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Today’s Quote: “If you only read what everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.” — Haruki Murakami

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

Random Thought: Raisin cookies that look like chocolate chip cookies are the main reason I have trust issues…

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Today’s Quote: “If you only read what everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.” — Haruki Murakami

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

Random Thought:  Have you noticed that the phrase, “That being said” has taken the place of the old standby conjunction, “but” and that is way over used.  That being said, it does sound better than, but it is way over used…

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Today’s Quote:”You only live once – but if you work it right, once is enough.” – Joe E. Lewis

Today’s Word: Servile adj. Having or showing an excessive willingness to serve or please others. “She wrote a servile letter to her upset neighbor.”

Random Thought: People need to try to be more informed instead of just opinionated…of course, that’s just my opinion…

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Today’s Quote: “No man knows how bad he is till he has tried very hard to be good. . . Only those who try to resist temptation know how strong it is.” -C.S. Lewis

Today’s Word: Placid (plac·id) adj. 1. Satisfied; complacent. 2. Undisturbed by tumult or disorder; calm or quiet.

Random Thought:  There’s an old adage, “If you’re so smart, why aren’t you rich”; unfortunately, being super rich doesn’t make you smart…

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Today’s  Quote:“What we think or what we know or what we believe is, in the end, of little consequence, The only consequence is what we do.”

— John Ruskin

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

Random Thought: I’m a big believer in spontaneity as long as it is carefully planned…

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