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Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of May 19, 2024



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of May 19, 2024

May 19, 2024

Motif – Recurring theme

May 20, 2024

Joust – A battle on horseback

May 21, 2024

Talisman – A lucky object

May 22, 2024

Chalice – A drinking vessel

May 23, 2024

Damsel – A young woman

May 24, 2024

Betrothed – to be engaged

May 25, 2024

Kelpie – A water spirit


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of May 19, 2024



Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of May 19, 2024



Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of May 19, 2024

May 19, 2024

Don’t concern yourself with what you have tried and failed. Rather, for what is still possible for you to do.

May 20, 2024

Those that are great are those that dare to follow their dreams through the good times and the bad.

May 21, 2024

Focus on where you want to go, not where you currently are.

May 22, 2024

If you can’t do it today, why would you think you can do it tomorrow?

May 23, 2024

Your goals can be achieved if you have the courage to pursue them.

May 24, 2024

There is no happiness without action.

May 25, 2024

You can never have today to do over. Make your choices wisely and live the adventure you create.


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of May 19, 2024



May 19, 2024

“A great man is hard on himself; a small man is hard on others.” – Confucius

May 20, 2024

“Sometimes people don’t want to hear the truth because they don’t want their illusions destroyed.” – Nietzsche

May 21, 2024

The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide you’re not goign to stay where you are.” – Morgan

May 22, 2024

“Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can’t, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep saying it.” – Frost

May 23, 2024

The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.” – Aurelius

May 24, 2024

“The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.” – Asimov

May 25, 2024

“Before a man goes to the stars he should learn how to live on Earth.” – Simak


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of May 12, 2024



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of May 12, 2024



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of May 12, 2024

May 12, 2024

Plait – To twist together into a braid

May 13, 2024

Limn – To depict in words or by drawing

May 14, 2024

Indite – To compose

May 15, 2024

Pique – A sudden feeling of annoyance

May 16, 2024

Loupe – A small magnefying glass used by jewellers

May 17, 2024

Valiant – Courageous

May 18, 2024

Crone – A cruel old woman


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Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of May 12, 2024



Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of May 12, 2024

May 12, 2024

Stay focused and stay curious.

May 13, 2024

Always keep the window in your mind open for new ideas.

May 14, 2024

The harder you work, the more luck you will have.

May 15, 2024

Every success is built on the ability to do better than good enough.

May 16, 2024

You are the author of your life’s story.

May 17, 2024

Consult not your fears, but your hopes and your dreams.

May 18, 2024

Think not about your frustrations, but about your unfilled potential.


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of May 12, 2024



Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of May 12, 2024

May 12, 2024

“Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly.” – Plato

May 13, 2024

“Your knowledge is far more important than your degree.” – Dirac

May 14, 2024

“The wise warrior avoids the battle.” – Tzu

May 15, 2024

“A smooth sea never make a skilled sailor.” – Roosevelt

May 16, 2024

“A coach is someone who tells you what you don’t want to hear, who has you see what you don’t want to see, so you can be who you have always known you could be.” – Landry

May 17, 2024

“A slave is someone who waits for someone to come and free him.” – Pound

May 18, 2024

“Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.” – Franklin


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Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of May 5, 2024



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of May 5, 2024

May 5, 2024

Frieze – A horizontal band of sculpted or painted decoration

May 6, 2024

Cession – The act of giving up

May 7, 2024

Clew – Lower corner of a sail

May 8, 2024

Naught – Nothing

May 9, 2024

Awl – A sharp pointed tool used in wood or leather work

May 10, 2024

Rede – Advice

May 11, 2024

Offal – Animal organs used for food


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Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of May 5, 2024



Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of May 5, 2024

May 5, 2024

Go beyond your limitations.

May 6, 2024

It is often said that motivation doesn’t last, well, neither does taking a shower.

May 7, 2024

Lions don’t worry about the opinions of sheep.

May 8, 2024

Remember, when everything seems to be going against you, airplanes always take of IN TO the wind.

May 9, 2024

Even if you’re voting for the lesser of the evils, you’re still voting for evil.

May 10, 2024

Discovery lies in seeing what everyone sees, but thinking what nobody has thought.

May 11, 2024

Success is not always achieved by hard work alone, but mix it with a little bit of organization and a little strength from God and you’ll have a winning recipe.


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of May 5, 2024

May 5, 2024

“Act like sheep and you will be eaten by wolves.” – Franklin

May 6, 2024

“Knowledge isn’t free. You have to pay attention.” – Feynman

May 7, 2024

“Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be like, and just be one.” Aurelius

May 8, 2024

“Liberty, once lost, is lost forever.” – Adams

May 9, 2024

“One of the common failings among honorable people is a failure to appreciate how thoroughly dishonorable some other people can be, and how dangerous it is to trust them.” – Sowell

May 10, 2024

“Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers.” – Voltaire

May 11, 2024

“There has now been created a world in which the success of others is a grievance, rather than an example.” – Sowell


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Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of April 28, 2024

April 28, 2024

Lustre – Gentle radiance

April 29, 2024

Soporific – Sleep inducing

April 30, 2024

Gibbous – With more than a half-circle but not a full circle

May 1, 2024

Earthshine – Sunlight reflected from the Earth onto the moon.

May 2, 2024

Nock – Notch on an arrow that fits the bowstring

May 3, 2024

Bight – Curve in a coast forming a bay

May 4, 2024

Buccal – Relating to the mouth


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