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Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of August 22, 2021



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of August 22, 2021

August 22, 2021

Placate – v. – To appease or pacify.

August 23, 2021

Atypical – adj. – Unusual or irregular. Deviating from what is usual or common or to be expected.

August 24, 2021

Antiquated – adj. – Very old. Too old to be fashionable, suitable, or useful.

August 25, 2021

Ubiquitous – adj. – Being or seeming to be everywhere, or in all places, at the same time.

August 26, 2021

Fortuitous – adj. – Happening by accident or chance. Happening by a fortunate accident or lucky chance.

August 27, 2021

Insipid – adj. – Lacking qualities that excite, stimulate, or interest.

August 28, 2021

Voluminous – adj. – Having great volume, fullness, size, or number, ample or lengthy in speech or writing.


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Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of August 22, 2021

August 22, 2021

There is no one way to believe in God.

August 23, 2021

Rivers begin with one drop of water.

August 24, 2021

Fortune does not lie at the end of the rainbow; it’s usually found hidden behind some obstacles.

August 25, 2021

Mistakes are great learning opportunities.

August 26, 2021

Forcing yourself to be active is the hardest part of being active.

August 27, 2021

A beautiful soul lasts longer than a beautiful body.

August 28, 2021

Guilt is its own punishment.


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of August 22, 2021



Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of August 22, 2021

August 22, 2021

“In the land of promise a man may die of hunger.” – Danish Proverb

August 23, 2021

“You cannot drive straight on a twisted lane.” – Russian Proverb

August 24, 2021

“As long as you live, keep learning how to live.” – Seneca

August 25, 2021

“They know enough who know how to learn.” -Adams

August 26, 2021

“If though injurest conscience, it will have its revenge on thee.” – Franklin

August 27, 2021

“Idleness is the refuge of weak minds, and the holiday of fools.” – Chesterfield

August 28, 2021

“The habit of resting before fatigue sets in is laziness.” – Renard


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Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of August 15, 2021

August 15, 2021

Duplicitous – adj. – Given to or marked by deliberate deceptiveness in behavior or speech.

August 16, 2021

Derisive – adj. – Expressing contempt or ridicule.

August 17, 2021

Prodigious – adj. – Remarkably or impressively great in extent, size, or degree.

August 18, 2021

Recalcitrant – adj. – Stubborn, often defiant of authority.

August 19, 2021

Anomalous – adj. – Deviating from what is standard, normal, or expected.

August 20, 2021

Pugnacious – adj. – Quarrelsome or combative in nature, belligerent.

August 21, 2021

Bucolic – adj. – Of or relating to the pleasant aspects of country life.


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Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of August 15, 2021



Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of August 15, 2021

August 15, 2021

Character is what you are; reputation is what others think you are.

August 16, 2021

Chance is a challenge for the courageous and an opportunity for the alert.

August 17, 2021

Be thankful that God doesn’t answer all your prayers.

August 18, 2021

Laughing at yourself can cure many things.

August 19, 2021

Humor is to life what shock absorvers are to a car.

August 20, 2021

Don’t be afraid to say no.

August 21, 2021

If you remember the bad, take time also to remember the good.


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of August 15, 2021

August 15, 2021

“Keep conscience clear, then never fear.” – Franklin

August 16, 2021

“I wish that people would put a little more emphasis in observance of the law than they do on its enforcement.” – Coolidge

August 17, 2021

“The reason that worry kills more people than work is tha tmore people worry than work.” – Frost

August 18, 2021

“If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything.” – Twain

August 19, 2021

“Let me be a little kinder, let mebe a littler blinder to the faults of those around me.” – Guest

August 20, 2021

“A promise made is a debt unpaid.” – Shakespear

August 21, 2021

“Integrity is the basis of all true-blue success.” – Forbes


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Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of August 8, 2021

August 8, 2021

Altruism – n. – Unselfish concern for the welfare of others.

August 9, 2021

Copious – adj. – Large in quantity.

August 10, 2021

Ambiguous – adj. – Open to more than one interpretation. Doubtful or uncertain.

August 11, 2021

Austere – adj. – Markedly simple without adornment or ornamentation.

August 12, 2021

Euphemism – n. – A mild, inoffensive expression that is substituted for one that is often considered harsh or offensive.

August 13, 2021

Ostensible – adj. – Stated or appearing to be true, but not necessarily so.

August 14, 2021

Disingenuous – adj. – Not straightforward or candid, insincere.


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Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of August 8, 2021

August 8, 2021

A good part of being a good guest is knowing when to leave.

August 9, 2021

Your mind can make things better or worse than they actually are.

August 10, 2021

A creative mess is much preferable to idle neatness.

August 11, 2021

What is well planted cannot be uprooted.

August 12, 2021

Time is more valuable when you’re old than when you’re young.

August 13, 2021

Consider the source as well as the advice.

August 14, 2021

The anticipation of pleasure and pain is always greater than the reality of either.


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of August 8, 2021

August 8, 2021

“A true friend is the best possession.” – Franklin

August 9, 2021

“Where law ends, tyranny begins.” – Pitt

August 10, 2021

“I don’t want any yes-men around me. I want everyone to tell me the truth, even though it costs him his job.” – Goldwyn

August 11, 2021

“If you want a place in the sun, be willing to expect some blisters.” – Hatten

August 12, 2021

“We have two classes in this country: The working class, and the one whose teacher has left the room for a few minutes.” – Walsh

August 13, 2021

“As for me, all I know is that I know nothing.” – Socrates

August 14, 2021

“I’ve never let my schooling interfere with my education.” – Twain


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Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of August 1, 2021

August 1, 2021

Anachronism – n. – One that is out of its proper, chronological, or historical order, especially a person or practice that belongs to an earlier time

August 2, 2021

Nebulous – adj. – Lacking definite form

August 3, 2021

Exacerbate – verb. – To make more violent, irritate or make worse

August 4, 2021

Temporal – adj. – Relating to, or limited by time.

August 5, 2021

Pragmatic – adj. – More concerned with practical results than with theories and principles

August 6, 2021

Diminutive – adj. – Extremely small in size.

August 7, 2021

Laborious – adj. – Hard-working.


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