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Today’s Quote: “You can’t have a better tomorrow if you are thinking about yesterday all the time.”
– Charles F. Kettering

Today’s Word: Homogeneous adj. 1. Uniform in structure or composition. 2. Of the same or similar nature or kind: “The corporation maintains tight-knit, homogeneous board members.”

Random Thought:  I recently realized that “fat chance” and “slim chance” mean the same thing…

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Today’s Quote: “A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams.” – John Barrymore

Today’s Word: Embellish tr.v. 1. To make beautiful, as by ornamentation; decorate. 2. To add fictitious details to exaggerate the truth: “A dramatic account that embellished the true story.”

Random Thought: Seriously, when creating a password why is your first choice always, “Weak”?

Today’s Quote: “For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Today’s Word: Analogous adj. 1. Similar or alike in such a way as to permit the drawing of an analogy. “The brain and the Acme 1000 supercomputer are analogous to each other.”

Random Thought: There are people on Facebook who fail to grasp the difference between “what’s on your mind?” and ‘you should talk to a therapist about that’…

Today’s Quote: “You’re never fully dressed without a smile.” – Martin Charnin

Today’s Word: Metaphor n. A figure of speech in which a word or phrase that ordinarily designates one thing is used to designate something else. Example: “She was drowning in money.”

Random Thought: I hate it when I plan my day and nobody follows my script…

Today’s Quote: “Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.”
– Swami Sivananda

Today’s Word: Indigenous adj. Originating and living or occurring naturally in an area or environment. “The cactus is indigenous to Arizona.”

Random Thought: Ever notice how many crazy incidents, crimes, and social conflicts occur at a Walmart…

Today’s Quote: “I don’t believe in failure. It’s not failure if you enjoyed the process.” – Oprah Winfrey

Today’s Word: Savant n. A person of learning; wise or scholarly.

Random Thought: Aging: Eventually you will reach a point when you stop lying about your age and start bragging about it…

Today’s Quote: “Life has no limitations, except the ones you make.” – Les Brown

Today’s Word: Luminous adj. Bright or shining, esp. in the dark.
(of a person’s complexion or eyes) Glowing with health, vigor, or a particular emotion: “her eyes were luminous with joy”.

Random Thought: Why is it that when you transport something by car, it’s called a shipment, but when you transport something by ship, it’s called cargo?