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Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of January 31, 2021



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of January 31, 2021

January 31, 2021

Trepidation – n. – A feeling of fear or agitation about something that may or may not actually happen.

February 1, 2021

Egress – n. – The action of going out of or leaving a place.

February 2, 2021

Abrogate – v. – Repeal or do away with a law, right, or agreement.

February 3, 2021

Credulous – adj. – A tendency to be too ready to believe that something is real or true.

February 4, 2021

Opprobrious – adj. – Disgraceful or shameful.

February 5, 2021

Sentient – adj. – Able to perceive or feel things.

February 6, 2021

Officious – adj. – Assertive of authority in an annoyingly domineering way.


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of January 31, 2021



Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of January 31, 2021



Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of January 31, 2021

January 31, 2021

A person can fail many times, but they aren’t a failure until they begin to blame someone else.

February 1, 2021

Anyone can make mistakes but only an idiot persists in their errors.

February 2, 2021

Mankind is not made for defeat. A person can be destroyed but not defeated.

February 3, 2021

A person is not finished when they are defeated. They are finished when they quit.

February 4, 2021

A wise person will make more opportunities than they find.

February 5, 2021

Greatness is not measured by what a person accomplishes, but by the opposition they have overcome to reach their goals.

February 6, 2021

One person practicing sportsmanship is far better than a hundred teaching it.


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of January 31, 2021



Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of January 31, 2021

January 31, 2021

“God helps them that help themselves.” – Franklin

February 1, 2021

“Muscles come and go; flab lasts.” – Vaughan

February 2, 2021

“Without hard work, nothing grows but weeds.” – Hinckley

February 3, 2021

“The difference between try and triumph is a little umph.” – Phillips

February 4, 2021

“Nuclear war wold really set back cable TV” – Turner

February 5, 2021

“It is now possible for a flight attendant to get a pilot pregnant.” – Ferris

February 6, 2021

“I think the most important thing is to take a chance on people.” – Wriston


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Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of January 24, 2021



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of January 24, 2021

January 24, 2021

Apoplectic – adj. – Overcome with anger or extreme indignation

January 25, 2021

Serendipity – n. – The faculty of making fortunate discoveries by accident.

January 26, 2021

Overt – adj. – Done or shown openly; plainly or readily apparent, not secret or hidden.

January 27, 2021

Intrinsic – adj. – Belonging naturally; essential.

January 28, 2021

Confluence – n. – The act or process of merging.

January 29, 2021

Formidable – adj. – Inspiring fear or respect through being impressively powerful, large, or capable.

January 30, 2021

Obfuscate – v. – Render obscure, unclear, or unintelligible.


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Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of January 24, 2021



Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of January 24, 2021

January 24, 2021

There is sufficiency in the world for man’s need but not for man’s greed.

January 25, 2021

It is the working person who is a happy person. It is the idle person who is a miserable person.

January 26, 2021

Think like a wise man but communicate in the language of the people.

January 27, 2021

The education of a person is never complete until they die.

January 28, 2021

A person is a success if they get up in the morning and go to bed at night and in between do whatever they want to do.

January 29, 2021

The successful person will profit from their mistakes and try again in a different way.

January 30, 2021

In law a person is guilty when they violate the rights of others. In ethics they are guilty if they only think of doing so.


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of January 24, 2021



Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of January 24, 2021

January 24, 2021

“Either you run the day, or the day runs you.” – Rohn

January 25, 2021

“Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.” – Ryun

January 26, 2021

“Hunger gives flavor to food.” – Kalantri

January 27, 2021

“Things do not happen. Things are made to happen.” – JFK

January 28, 2021

“Trouble springs from idleness, toil from ease.” – Franklin

January 29, 2021

“There comes a certain point in life when you have to stop blaming other people for how you feel or the misfortunes in your life. You can’t go through life obsessing about what might have been.” – Jackman

January 30, 2021

“I’d rather attempt to do something great and fail than to attempt to do nothing and succeed.” – Schuller


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Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of January 17, 2021

January 17, 2021

Ethereal – adj. – Characterized by lightness and insubstantiality – intangible

January 18, 2021

Avuncular – adj. – Kind and friendly toward a younger or less experienced person

January 19, 2021

Licentious – adj. – Promiscuous and unprincipled – lacking moral discipline

January 20, 2021

Eviscerate – v. – Deprive or take away

January 21, 2021

Abate – v. – To reduce in amount, degree, or intensity

January 22, 2021

Futile – adj. – Incapable of producing any useful result

January 23, 2021

Ingratiate – v. – To bring oneself into favor or good graces of another, especially if by deliberate effort.


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Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of January 17, 2021



Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of January 17, 2021

January 17, 2021

Being a good person is something you do, not something you are.

January 18, 2021

A wise person proportions their belief to the evidence.

January 19, 2021

Cloths make the person. Naked people have little or no influence on society.

January 20, 2021

The world is a looking glass that gives back to every person the reflection of their own face.

January 21, 2021

Every person must do two things: they must do their own believing and their own dying.

January 22, 2021

A superior person is modest in speech but exceeds in actions.

January 23, 2021

A fool does not see the same tree that a wise person does.


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of January 17, 2021



Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of January 17, 2021

January 17, 2021

“No matter how many mistakes you make or how slow you progress, you are still way ahead of everyone who isn’t trying.” – Robbins

January 18, 2021

“Be patient and tough; someday this pain will be useful to you.” – Ovid

January 19, 2021

“The pain of discipline is nothing like the pain of disappointment.” – Langer

January 20, 2021

“The individual who says it is not possible should move out of the way of those doing it.” – Cunningham

January 21, 2021

“The idle man is the devil’s hirling.” – Franklin

January 22, 2021

“Take care of your body. It’s the only place you have to live.” – Rohn

January 23, 2021

“Goals are dots that connect us to our dreams.” – Sorenson


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Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of January 10, 2021



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of January 10, 2021

January 10, 2021

Irascible – adj. – Characterized by or arising from anger. Easily made angry.

January 11, 2021

Nescience – adj. – Lacking knowledge or ignorant

January 12, 2021

Acrid – adj. – Having an irritatingly strong and unpleasant taste or smell

January 13, 2021

Elucidate – v. – To make clear or to explain

January 14, 2021

Contrite – adj. – To be genuinely and deeply sorry. Something done or said out of a sense of guilt or remorse.

January 15, 2021

Precocious – adj. – Manifesting or characterized by unusually early development or maturity

January 16, 2021

Assertive – adj. – Inclined to bold or confident assertion; aggressively self-assured


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