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Archive for April, 2018

Today’s Quote: “Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.” – Robert Collier

Today’s Word: Indolent; Indolence n. Having or showing a disposition to avoid exertion; slothful, lazy: “an indolent person.”

Random Thought: Do you ever find yourself eating a snack while looking for a better snack?

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Today’s Quote: “One mistake will never kill you. The same mistake over and over will.” – Harvey Mackay

Today’s Word: Sagacious adj. Shrewd; showing keen mental discernment and good judgment. “A sagacious remark.”

Random Thought: Ever notice that in the morning there’s a huge difference between 6:00 a.m. and 6:05 a.m.

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Today’s Quote: “Never argue with stupid people, they will drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.” – Mark Twain

Today’s Word: Ambiguous adj. Open to more than one interpretation: “An ambiguous response.” Doubtful or uncertain. “The survey results were ambiguous.”

Random Thought: I think I found the secret to eternal youth…lie about my age…

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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 another year older, I find myself using more four-letter words, like “what” and “when”…

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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 ho

Random Thought: I don’t let my age get me down, because at my age it’s too hard to get back up…

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Today’s Quote: “By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.” – Benjamin Franklin

Today’s Word: Disingenuous adj. Not straightforward or candid; insincere or calculating. “It was disingenuous of her to claim she had no financial interest in the company.”

Random Thought: If you think education is expensive, try Ignorance…

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Today ’s Quote: “A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.” – Mark Twain

Today’s Word: Officious adj. Assertive of authority in an annoyingly domineering way, esp. with regard to petty or trivial matters. Intrusively enthusiastic in offering help or advice; interfering. “The officious man is widely disliked.”

Random Thought: They say that you can learn from your mistakes…so most days I end up learning a lot…

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