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Archive for June, 2018

Today’s Quote: “Judge a man by his questions, not by his answers.” – Voltaire

Today’s Word: Episodic adj. Happening at irregular intervals. “He has Episodic migraines.”

Random Thought: To err is human, to blame someone else shows real potential as a politician…

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Today’s Quote: “If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he reads.” –Ralph Waldo Emerson

Today’s Word: Corpulent adj. Physically bulky; fat. “The once corpulent woman is now trim and fit.”

Random Thought: The best part about being old, is that I did most of my stupid stuff before the Facebook was popular…

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Today’s Quote: “If you want to make an easy job seem mighty hard, just keep putting off doing it.” – Olin Miller

Today’s word: Masticate v. To chew (as in food). To reduce to pulp by crushing, grinding or kneading. “The patient was unwilling to masticate or swallow his food.”

Random Thought: A smart person knows what to say, a wise person knows when to say it…

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Today’s Quote: “How is it they live in such harmony, the billions of stars, when most men can barely go a minute without declaring war in their minds?” ― Thomas Aquinas

Today’s Word: Vexatious adj. 1. Full of annoyance or distress; harassed. 2. Causing or creating vexation; annoying. “Her ex-husband put her in a vexatious situation.”

Random Thought:  It does not matter whether one is a Democrat, Republican, Independent, Liberal, or Conservative; the zero-tolerance immigration policy is morally indefensible… full-stop, Period.

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Today’s Quote: “Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.”– Henry Ford

Today’s Word: Phalanx n. A group of people or things of a similar type forming a compact body or brought together for a common purpose. “A phalanx of lawyers took charge of the case.”

Random Thought: Okay, it’s June, in Michigan, it gets hot, and humid…someone inform the local media that this is not “Breaking News”!

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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: “If you want to change the way people respond to you, change the way you respond to people.” – Timothy Leary

Today’s Word: Paradigm n. A typical example or pattern of something; a model. “The economic paradigm was flawed.”

Random Thought: Truthfully, the only reason I check my voicemail is to get rid of that little icon on my screen…

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