Archive for August, 2017

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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Today’s Quote: “If you want your dreams to come true, don’t over sleep. ” – Yiddish Proverb

Today’s Word: Penurious (pe·nu·ri·ous) adj Extremely poor; poverty-stricken; miserly. “The penurious family were forced from their home.”

Random Thought: I’ve often heard that a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but a lot of ignorance is just as bad…

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Today’s Quote: “Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill

Today’s Word: Nocturnal adj. Occurring or coming out at night: “A nocturnal lifestyle.”

Random Thought: One day I’m going to be in great shape, it does not appear to be today…

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Today’s Quote: “The purpose of life is a life of purpose.” – Robert Byrne

Today’s Word: Lugubrious adj. Looking or sounding sad and dismal; mournful. “The lugubrious country song reminded her of an ex-boyfriend.”

Random Thought: A clear conscience is usually the sign of a bad memory…

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Today’s Quote: “Mistakes are a fact of life. It is the response to the error that counts.” – Nikki Giovanni

Today’s Word: Transitory adj. 1. Not lasting, enduring, permanent, or eternal. 2.Lasting only a short time; brief; short-lived; temporary. “It was a transitory stage in the actor’s career.”

Random Thought:  The most difficult part of being a Christian is our efforts to live what we profess…then it occurred to me that the same thing is true for Muslims, Jews, Atheists, Agnostics, etc…

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Today’s Quote: “Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.” – John F. Kennedy

Today’s Word: Rhetorical adj. Of or relating to rhetoric. Characterized by language that is elaborate, pretentious, insincere, or intellectually vacuous.

Random Thought: It’s difficult to determine who is reigning more havoc on our country this morning Hurricane Harvey or Donald Trump…

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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: Now that I’m older, I find myself using more four letter words, like “what” and “when”…

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