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Archive for October, 2018

Today’s Quote: ”Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.” – Albert Einstein

Today’s Word: Frugal; Frugality adj. Economical with regard to money or food. Simple and plain that costs very little: “A frugal meal.”

Random Thought: I don’t think I could ever stab anybody…I can barely get a straw into a Capri Sun.

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Today’s Quote: “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” ― Margaret Mead

Today’s Word: Docile adj. Submissive. Ready to accept control or instruction. “The dog was very docile around children.”

Random Thought: Old age is when you still have something on the ball but you are just too tired to bounce it…

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Today’s Quote: “Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.” ― Leo Tolstoy

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

Random Thought: Employment application blanks always ask who is to be notified in case of an emergency. Wouldn’t a good response be to write . . . A Good Doctor!

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Today’s Quote: ”The only real limitation on your abilities is the level of your desires. If you want it badly enough, there are no limits on what you can achieve.” — Brian Tracy

Today’s Word: Incendiary adj. Designed to cause fires. “An incendiary device.”

Random Thought: When I was a little kid I was told I could grow up to be anything I wanted to be…I never dreamed that I would grow up to be this old man…

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Today ’s Quote: “You become successful by helping others become successful.” – Unknown

Today’s Word: Dismal adj Gloomy. Depressing; dreary. “The business was a dismal failure;” “Dismal weather.”

Random Thought: If a person says, “It was an uphill battle,” and another says, “It went downhill from there,” how could they both be having troubles?

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Today ’s Quote: “Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.”
– Abraham Lincoln

Today’s Word: Onerous adj. Involving heavy obligations. Involving a burdensome amount of effort and difficulty. “The court’s stipulations were onerous.”

Random Thought: Don’t worry about temptations as you get older…they start avoiding you.

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Today’s Quote: “Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.” – Mahatma Gandhi

Today’s Word: Colloquial (ism) adj. (of language) Used in ordinary conversation; not formal or literary. “His lecture was quite engaging due to his colloquial speech.”

Random Thought: Ever notice that “Time” has a wonderful way of showing us what’s important…

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