Archive for October, 2017

Today’s Quote: “People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.” – Abraham Lincoln

Today’s Word: Obfuscate v. Render obscure, unclear, or unintelligible. Bewilder (someone). “The eclipse will obfuscate the sun’s light.”

Random Thought: Is it possible to be totally partial?

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Today’s Quote:  “My reading list grows exponentially. Every time I read a book, it’ll mention three other books I feel I have to read. It’s like a particularly relentless series of pop-up ads.” ― A.J. Jacobs

Today’s Word: Reciprocal; Reciprocate adj. Done or performed in return: “Reciprocal respect.”

Random Thought: The quietest sound on earth is your hair changing color…

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Today’s Quote: “A fool flatters himself, a wise man flatters the fool.” – Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

Today’s Word: Nexus (nex·us) n. A means of connection; a link or tie: “The nexus between the mob and gambling.” 2. A connected series or group. 3. The core or center.

Random Thought:  Has anyone else noticed that all the old people have been replaced by “seniors”…

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Today’s Quote: “Your talent is God’s gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.”— Leo Buscaglia

Today’s Word: Recondite adj. (of a subject or knowledge) Little known, obscure, abstruse. “Recondite information.”

Random Thought: The problem with having poor judgement is that you don’t realize that you have it…

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Today’s Quote: “Don’t tell people how to do things, tell them what to do and let them surprise you with their results.” -General George S. Patton

Today’s Word: Gravitas n. Dignity, seriousness, or solemnity in manner. “He has the necessary gravitas to lead the company.”

Randon Thought:  Don’t tell people about your life dreams, just live them…

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Today’s Quote: “Beginning today, treat everyone you meet as if they were going to be dead by midnight. Extend to them all the care, kindness and understanding you can muster, and do it with no thought of any reward. Your life will never be the same again.” – Og Mandino

Today’s Word: Formidable adj. Inspiring fear or respect through being impressively powerful, large, or capable. “A formidable opponent.”

Random Thought: How many times have you wanted to say, “lack of planning on your part, doesn’t constitute an emergency on my part”…

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Today’s Quote: “Make a pledge to yourself right now, to declare that you are worth your time and energy.” – Deborah Day

Today’s Word: Bucolic (bu·col·ic) adj. Of or relating to the pleasant aspects of country life. “He retired to a more bucolic life on his farm.”

Random Thought: Why do British people never sound British when they sing?

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