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Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of August 14, 2022



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of August 14, 2022

August 14, 2022

Contronym – A single word that has two contradictory meanings.

August 15, 2022

Apology – A statement of contrition for an action, or a defence of one.

August 16, 2022

Bolt – To secure, or to flee

August 17, 2022

Bound – Heading to a destination, or restrained from movement

August 18, 2022

Cleave – To adhere, or to seperate

August 19, 2022

Dust – to add fine particles, or to remove them

August 20, 2022

Fast – Quick, or stuck or made stable


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Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of August 14, 2022



Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of August 14, 2022

August 14, 2022

Life begins at retirement.

August 15, 2022

Retirement is little more than stepping aside for less experienced and less able people.

August 16, 2022

The secret to a happy marriage is to do what the wife tells you to do.

August 17, 2022

Imperfections are what make you beautiful.

August 18, 2022

Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.

August 19, 2022

The more you sweat in training, the less you bleed in battle.

August 20, 2022

Tomorrow belongs to those who can hear it coming.


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of August 14, 2022



Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of August 14, 2022

August 14, 2022

“Just because something doesn’t do what you planned it to do doesn’t mean it’s useless.” – Edison

August 15, 2022

“God doesn’t want something from us. He simply wants us.” – Lewis

August 16, 2022

“Great leaders succeed because they bring out the greatness in others.” – Gordon

August 17, 2022

“A slip of the foot you may recover, but a slip of the tongue you may never get over.” – Franklin

August 18, 2022

“I just make it my business to get along with people so I can have fun. It’s that simple.” – White

August 19, 2022

“A journey is like marriage. The certain way to be wrong is to think you control it.” – Steinbeck

August 20, 2022

“What the world needs is more love and less paperwork.” – Bailey


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Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of August 7, 2022

August 7, 2022

Shambolic – Disorganized

August 8, 2022

Abscond – steal

August 9, 2022

Sawbuck – A ten dollar bill

August 10, 2022

Amulet – A protective charm

August 11, 2022

Girandole – Pendant earing

August 12, 2022

Citrine – Yellow quartz

August 13, 2022

Facet – A surface on a cut gem


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Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of August 7, 2022



Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of August 7, 2022

August 7, 2022

Life’s biggest tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late.

August 8, 2022

Memory is often less about the truth and more about what we want it to be.

August 9, 2022

Anything that triggers good memories isn’t all bad.

August 10, 2022

A person without regrets hasn’t had much of a life.

August 11, 2022

Happiness is little more than good health and a poor memory.

August 12, 2022

It’s interesting that memories are often built around things not noticed at the time.

August 13, 2022

The key to enjoying life is to find joy in the little things.


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of August 7, 2022



Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of August 7, 2022

August 7, 2022

“Caution is the eldest child of wisdom.” – Hugo

August 8, 2022

“The doorstep to the temple of wisdom is a knowledge of our own ignorance.” – Spurgeon

August 9, 2022

“Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.” – Franklin

August 10, 2022

“From the errors of others a wise man will correct his own.” – Syrus

August 11, 2022

“The road to easy street goes through the sewer.” – Madden

August 12, 2022

“Before God, we are equally wise and equally foolish.” – Einstein

August 13, 2022

“Wise men learn more from fools than fools from wise men.” – Cato


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July 31, 2022

Mezuzah – A scroll hung by a door

August 1, 2022

Genuflect – Kneel

August 2, 2022

Ashram – A religious retreat

August 3, 2022

Diabolical – Devilish, Evil

August 4, 2022

Sabbatical – Extended leave

August 5, 2022

Abdicate – Give up

August 6, 2022

Abeyance – Temporary inactivity


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Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of July 31, 2022



Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of July 31, 2022

July 31, 2022

To avoid heated arguments, never discuss politics, religion or if the toilet paper roll should go over or under.

August 1, 2022

The hardest tears to bear are the ones we ourselves caused.

August 2, 2022

From mingling with good people you’ll learn good, but if your mingle with the bad you’ll destroy such soul as you had.

August 3, 2022

My silence doesn’t mean I agree with you, it means your level of stupidity left me speechless. (I have to wonder how many of us have been in this situation.)

August 4, 2022

People these days don’t apologize for doing wrong, rather they blame us for how we react!

August 5, 2022

Be careful what you tolerate as you are teaching people how to treat you.

August 6, 2022

Don’t be afraid to start over again. This time you’re not starting from scratch, you’re starting from experience.


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of July 31, 2022

July 31, 2022

” Creativity means believing you have greatness” – Dwyer

August 1, 2022

“Allow yourself to dream and fantasize about your ideal life: what it would look like, and what it would feel like. Then do something everyday to make it happen.” – Tracy

August 2, 2022

“Don’t misinform your doctor nor your lawyer.” – Franklin

August 3, 2022

“To conquer without risk is to triumph without glory.” – El Cid

August 4, 2022

“He who has imagination without learning has wings but no feet.” – Joubert

August 5, 2022

“I always torn to the sports page first. The sports page records people’s accomplishments; the front page, nothing but man’s failures.” – Warren

August 6, 2022

“Wars may be fought with weapons, but they are won by men. It is the spirit of the men who follow and of the man who leads that gains the victory.” – Patton


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Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of July 24, 2022

July 24, 2022

Calcified – Hardened

July 25, 2022

Malleable – Pliable

July 26, 2022

Allege – To assert without proof

July 27, 2022

Fallible – Imperfect

July 28, 2022

Addled – Confused

July 29, 2022

Imam – Muslim prayer leader

July 30, 2022

Thaumaturgist – A miracle worker


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