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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of February 25, 2024



Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of February 25, 2024

February 25, 2024

“When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle.” – Burke

February 26, 2024

“People will come to love their oppression, to adore the technologies that undo their capacities to think.” – Huxley

February 27, 2024

“The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance – it is the illusion of knowledge.” – Boorstin

February 28, 2024

“Forgetting is the great secret of strong and creative lives.” – Balzac

February 29, 2024

“If the literature we are reading does not wake us, why then do we read it? A literary work must be an ice axe to break the sea frozen inside us.” – Kafka

March 1, 2024

“In quoting others, we cite ourselves.” – Cortazar

March 2, 2024

“Life doesn’t make any sense without interdependence. We need each other, and the sooner we learn that, the better for us all.” – Erikson


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of February 18, 2024



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of February 18, 2024



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of February 18, 2024

February 18, 2024

Tare – Weight of an empty container

February 19, 2024

Wend – Tranvel in a direct fashion

February 20, 2024

Quip – a witty remark

February 21, 2024

Sere – Extremely dry

February 22, 2024

Echt – Authentic

February 23, 2024

Rapt – Spellbound by something heard or seen.

February 24, 2024

Mazy – Full of turns and twists


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Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of February 18, 2024



Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of February 18, 2024

February 18, 2024

Remember, you are judged by your actions, not your intentions.

February 19, 2024

Sometimes you need your feelings hurt so that you can wake up and focus on you.

February 20, 2024

It doesn’t matter how slow you go, just as long as you don’t stop.

February 21, 2024

Even if you hear a bad story about yourself, remember that there was a time when you were good to them, but they won’t tell you that part.

February 22, 2024

Be careful with your words. Once they are said, they can only be forgiven, never forgotten.

February 23, 2024

Being surrounded by the wrong people is the loneliest thing in the world.

February 24, 2024

Never presume that loud is strong and quiet is weak. It’s the lion’s silence that signals danger, not his roar.


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of February 18, 2024



Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of February 18, 2024

February 18, 2024

“Almost all of our sorrows spring out of our relations with other people.” – Schopenhauer

February 19, 2024

“There are only two people who can tell you the truth about yourself – an enemy who has lost his temper and a friend who loves you dearly.” – Antisthenes

February 20, 2024

“There are two kinds of failures: those who thought and never did, and those who did and never thought” – Peter

February 21, 2024

“People almost invariably arrive at their beliefs not on the basis of proof but on the basis of what they find attractive.” – Pascal

February 22, 2024

“Creativity involves breaking out of established patterns in order to look at things in a different way.” – de Bono

February 23, 2024

“When a man is a prey to his emotions, he is not his own master.” – Spinoza

February 24, 2024

” Nothing is so dull as logic, and nothing is so important.” – Durant


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Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of February 11, 2024



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of February 11, 2024

February 11, 2024

Gaze – Look steadily and with intent

February 12, 2024

Razz – To tease

February 13, 2024

Cyan – Greenish blue colour

February 14, 2024

Ankh – Egyption symbol of life

February 15, 2024

Silt – Fine dirt sediment

February 16, 2024

Quay – Hard surface beside water

February 17, 2024

Apse – A recess in a church


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of February 11, 2024



Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of February 11, 2024



Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of February 11, 2024

February 11, 2024

Don’t say, show.

February 12, 2024

Don’t promise, prove

February 13, 2024

Real strength is letting people lose you instead of begging them to choose you.

February 14, 2024

If they don’t see the value in having you, don’t try to convince them.

February 15, 2024

If it makes you happy, keep in private.

February 16, 2024

People don’t change. They only act differently when they need to.

February 17, 2024

Ask for help and they will laugh. Do it yourself and they will hate.


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of February 11, 2024



Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of February 11, 2024

February 11, 2024

“We don’t stop playing we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing.” – Shaw

February 12, 2024

“When you learn to be alone and not feel lonely, is when you learn to be free.” – Shebar

February 13, 2024

“At the end of the day, remind yourself that you did the best you could today, and that is good enough.” – Deschene

February 14, 2024

“A man is lucky if he is the first love of a woman. A woman is lucky if she is the last love of a man.” – Dickens

February 15, 2024

“Train people well enough so they can leave. Treat them well enough so they don’t want to.” – Branson

February 16, 2024

“Anyone who has the power to make you believe absurdities has the power to make you commit injustices.” – Voltaire

February 17, 2024

“Temper is what gets most of us into trouble. Pride is what keeps us there.” – Twain


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Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of February 4, 2024



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of February 4, 2024

February 4, 2024

Skewbald – Adj. – Having brown and white patches

February 5, 2024

Sepia – N. – Brown pigment from cuttlefish ink

February 6, 2024

Incarnadine – Adj. – Bloodred

February 7, 2024

Viridity – N. – Greenness like grass

February 8, 2024

Alabaster – N. – White gypsum

February 9, 2024

Taupe – N. – Brownish gray of a mole.

February 10, 2024

Calx – N. – Powder formed when a metal is heated.


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Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of February 4, 2024



Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of February 4, 2024

February 4, 2024

Smart people learn from everything and everyone. Average people learn from their experiences. Stupid people already have all the answers.

February 5, 2024

Remember who ignored you while you needed them and who helped you before you even had to ask.

February 6, 2024

Be happy to be you.

February 7, 2024

Some people will believe anything about you as long as it’s negative. But will question anything positive.

February 8, 2024

Never push a person to the point where they will no longer care.

February 9, 2024

If you knew what was said in your absence, you would stop smiling with a lot of people.

February 10, 2024

Don’t talk, act.


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of February 4, 2024



Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of February 4, 2024

February 4, 2024

“Blessed is he who has learned to admire but not envy, to follow but not imitate, to praise but not flatter, and to lead but not manipulate.” – Ward

February 5, 2024

“Don’t worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.” – Fulghum

February 6, 2024

“No one can make you jealous, angry, vengeful or greedy. Unless you let him.” – Hill

February 7, 2024

“Don’t handicap your children by making their lives easy.” – Heinlein

February 8, 2024

“Light travels faster than sound. This is why some people appear bright until you hear them speak.” – Dundes

February 9, 2024

“The more you know, the more you know that you don’t know.” – Aristotle

February 10, 2024

“Be helpful when you see a person without a smile, give them yours.” – Ziglar


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