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Archive for December, 2017

Today’s Quote: “Experience tells you what to do; confidence allows you to do it.”
– Stan Smith

Today’s Word: Precarious adj. 1. Dangerously lacking in security or stability: “The precarious life of an undercover cop.” 2. Subject to chance or unknown conditions. 3. Based on uncertain, unwarranted, or unproved premises. “A precarious solution to a difficult problem.”

Random Thought: I drink coffee all day so I can do stupid stuff faster…

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Today ’s Quote: “The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed.” – Richard Brinsley Sheridan

Today’s Word: irascible adj. Characterized by or arising from anger. (of a person) Easily made angry. “He was always irascible and quick to get into a fight.”

Random Thought: When people say, “Can I ask you a question?” …are they really giving you a choice?

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Today’s Quote: “Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.” ~ Lao Tzu

Today’s Word: Altruism n. Unselfish concern for the welfare of others; selflessness. (also ‘Altruistic’). “Despite his miserly demeanor, his life is driven by Altruism.

Random Thought: I don’t know about you, but my Christmas week is more joyful knowing that Kohl’s stores are staying open around the clock from 7:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 21 until December 24 at 6 p.m. ….

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Today’s Quote: “Anyone can hide. Facing up to things, working through them, that’s what makes you strong.” – Sarah Dessen

Today’s Word: Caveat n. 1. A warning or proviso: something said as a warning, caution, or qualification. “The agreement contains the usual caveats.”

Random Thought: Actually, I’m not lazy! I just rest a lot before I get tired…

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Today’s Quote: “The power of imagination makes us infinite.” – John Muir

Today’s Word: Rapier n. Quick and incisive. A sharp-pointed sword a used for thrusting. “Rapier combat was not for the meek.” “Rapier wit.”

Random Thought: Sometimes I just want to tell people, you have a right to your opinion, but I have a right not to listen to it…

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Today’s Quote: “To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to do.” — Kahlil Gibran

Today’s Word: Bifurcate; bifurcation (bi·fur·cate) v Divide into two branches or forks: “The river bifurcates at the base of the mountain.”

Random Thought: I’ve learned so much from my mistakes…I’m thinking of making a few more…

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Today’s Quote: “The less you talk, the more you’re listened to.” – Abigail Van Buren

Today’s Word: Specious adj. 1. Having the ring of truth or plausibility but actually fallacious. “A specious argument.” 2. Deceptively attractive.

Random Thought: We have enough money to last the rest of our retirement, unless we buy something…

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