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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: Everyday is a second chance…and it may be the last chance, so don’t blow it…


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Today’s Quote: “A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.” – Kahlil Gibra

Today’s Word: Irascible adj. Characterized by or arising from anger. (of a person) Easily made angry. “He was always irascible and quick to get into a fight.”

Random Thought: Today’s To Do List: 1. Get up, 2. Make Coffee, 3. Drink Coffee, 4. Make More Coffee…

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Today’s Quote: “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.”
– Thomas Edison

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: You might be spending too much time online, if most of your conversations start out,” I saw this thing on Facebook trending”…

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Today’s Quote: “We have a strategic plan. It’s called doing things.” – Herb Kelleher

Today’s Word: Virulent adj. Extremely severe or harmful in its effects. Bitterly hostile or antagonistic; hateful. “Virulent criticism.”

Random Thought: One of the most difficult things in life is to say little and do a lot…

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Today’s Quote: “The secret of happiness is to count your blessings while others are adding up their troubles.” -William Penn
Today’s Word: Penurious (pe·nu·ri·ous) adj Extremely poor; poverty-stricken; miserly. “The penurious family were forced from their home.”
Random Thought: I love sleep. My life seems to fall apart when I am awake…

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Today’s Quote: “The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude.” – Oprah Winfrey

Today’s Word: Ignoble adj. Not honorable in character or purpose; shameful. “An ignoble act.”

Random Thought: The sentence, “I need to talk to you” has the power to make you remember every bad thing you’ve ever done in your life…

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Today’s Quote: “There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that’s your own self.” – Aldous Huxley
Today’s Word: Elucidate v. Make (something) clear; explain. “The presentation will help to elucidate the project.”
Random Thought: Have you ever noticed that when you want something really bad, crying for it isn’t going to work nearly as good as complaining…

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