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Archive for March, 2018

Today’s Quote: “Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and crossing each other from a million different centers of energy and daring, those ripples build a current that can sweep down the mightiest walls of oppression and resistance.” ~ Robert Kennedy

Today’s Word: Perspicacious (per·spi·ca·cious) adj Having strong insight into and understanding of things. “She showed perspicacious judgment.”

Random Thought: May God Bless and Keep Safe all the students, parents, teachers, and grandparents who March For Our Lives today…

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Today’s Quote: “What we achieve inwardly will change outer reality.” – Plutarch

Today’s Word: Myopic; Myopia n. Distant objects appear blurred – Lack of discernment or long-range perspective in thinking or planning: “Myopic thinking.”

Random Thought: I think my problem is I have really fantastically bad ideas…

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Today’s Quote: “Winners never quit and quitters never win.” – Vince Lombard

Today’s Word: Epicurean (ep·i·cu·re·an) adj. Devoted to the pursuit of sensual pleasure, particularly the enjoyment of gourmet food.

Random Thought: Why do we DELETE something on the computer, but ERASE something on paper?

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Today’s Quote: ”A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.” – David Brinkley

Today’s Word: Halcyon (hal·cy·on) Adj 1. Calm; peaceful; tranquil: “Halcyon seas.” 2. Rich; wealthy; prosperous: “Halcyon times before the recession.”

Random Thought: Have you ever noticed that when you begin a sentence with, now don’t get angry… it always has the reverse effect?

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Today’s Quote: “Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good for us.” – Socrates

Today’s Word: Cerebral (cer·e·bral) adj. Appealing to or requiring the use of the intellect; intellectual rather than emotional: “Her methods were cerebral, analytical, and cautious.”

Random Thought: Why is that when fish die in water, they float to the top, but when humans die in water, they sink to the bottom?

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Today’s Quote: ”For a gallant spirit there can never be defeat.” – Wallis Simpson

Today’s Word: Genteel (gen·teel) adj. 1. Refined in manner; well-bred and polite. 2. Free from vulgarity or rudeness. 3.Elegantly stylish: genteel manners and appearance.

Random Thought:  We are all responsible and accountable for what we do unless you’re a lobbyist, politician or the president …

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Today’s Quote: “As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.” – Charles Morgan

Today’s Word: Austere adj. 1. Markedly simple without adornment or ornamentation. “An austere office;” “An austere writing style.” 2. Strict or stern in appearance or manner. “He was an austere movie critic.”

Random Thought: I hate it when I plan my day and no one follows it…

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