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Today’s Quote: “We are not here merely to make a living. We are here to enrich the world with a finer spirit of hope and achievement- and we impoverish ourselves if we forget the errand.” — Woodrow Wilson Today’s

Word: Vernacular n. The language or dialect spoken by the ordinary people in a particular country or region. An idiomatic word, phrase, or expression. The idiom of a particular trade or profession: “In the legal vernacular.”

Random Thought: I know that mirrors don’t lie, but I am truly thankful that they don’t laugh…

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Today’s Quote: “The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.” – Earl of Beaconsfield

Today’s Word: Spurious adj. Not genuine, authentic, or true; not from the claimed, pretended, or proper source; counterfeit. Not being what it purports to be; false or fake. “Spurious claims.”

Random Thought: There’s nothing more awkward then storing something in a safe place so you won’t lose it, and then forgetting where that safe place is…just happened to me this morning…but I found it!

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Today’s Quote: “Every Friday, I like to high five myself for getting through another week on little more than caffeine, will power, and inappropriate humor.”- Nanea Hoffman

Today’s Word: Cathartic adj. Producing a feeling of being purified emotionally, spiritually, or psychologically as a result of an intense emotional experience or therapeutic technique. “The strength of the movie had a cathartic effect on her.”

Random Thought: Ever notice that everything is funnier when you’re not allowed to laugh…

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Today’s Quote:“The capacity for getting along with our neighbor depends to a large extent on the capacity for getting along with ourselves. The self-respecting individual will try to be as tolerant of his neighbor’s shortcomings as he is of his own.” – Eric Hoffer

Today’s Word: Innocuous adj. 1. Having no adverse effect; harmless. 2. Not likely to offend or provoke to strong emotion; insipid. “The innocuous-looking e-mail actually contained a virus.”

Random Thought: Somewhere an elderly person reads a book on how to use the internet, while a young person Googles “how to read a book”…

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Today’s Quote: “Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.” – Thomas Jefferson

Today’s Word: Bloviate i.v. To speak or write at length in a pompous or boastful manner.

Random Thought: Try to imagine a long conversation without inserting hypothetical situations…

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Today’s Quote: “Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye.” – Helen Keller

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

Random Thought: That feeling that you have made this mistake before is called…experience.

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Today’s Quote: “The care of human life and happiness, and not their destruction, is the first and only object of good government.” ~ Thomas Jefferson

Today’s Word: Vociferous (vo·cif·er·ous) adj Characterized by vehemence, clamour, or noisiness: “A vociferous crowd.”

Random Thought:  No collusion, no collusion, but a hell of a lot of subterfusion for the Trump gang…

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