Topic: Quote of the Day

Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of February 28, 2021 0



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of February 28, 2021

February 28, 2021

Gravitas – n. – Dignity, seriousness, or solemnity in manner.

March 1, 2021

Incendiary – adj. – Designed to cause fire or conflict.

March 2, 2021

Dismal – adj – Gloomy, depressing, dreary.

March 3, 2021

Onerous – adj. – Involving heavy obligations. Involving a burdensome amount of effort and difficulty.

March 4, 2021

Provenance – n. – The beginning of something’s existence.

March 5, 2021

Tepid – adj. – Showing little enthusiasm, lukewarm

March 6, 2021

Efficacious – adj. – Successful in producing a desired or intended result, effective.


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of February 28, 2021

February 28, 2021

“The phone has become a symbol of non-communication because people are never in their offices.” – Chiat

March 1, 2021

“If someone isn’t saying something of interest, it’s easier not to respond to their mail than it is not to answer the phone.” – Gates

March 2, 2021

“When the wine enters, out goes the truth.” – Franklin

March 3, 2021

“People will always work harder if they’re well paid. If you pay peanuts, you get monkeys.” – Hammer

March 4, 2021

“The day I’m laid out dead with an apple in my mouth is the day we’ll pay commissions. If you pay commissions, you imply that the small customer isn’t worth anything.” – Marcus

March 5, 2021

“No one can possibly achieve any real and lasting success or get rich in business by being a conformist.” – Getty

March 6, 2021

“A touch of craziness…Crazy people see and feel things that other don’t. An entrepreneur’s dream is often a kind of madness.” – Roddick


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Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of February 21, 2021

February 21, 2021

Corpulent – adj. – Physically bulky; fat.

February 22, 2021

Dubious – adj. – Hesitating or doubting. Not to be relied upon; suspect.

February 23, 2021

Slavish – adj. – Showing no originality.

February 24, 2021

Ambivalent – adj. – Having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something or someone.

February 25, 2021

Reciprocate – adj. – Done or performed in return for another act.

February 26, 2021

Frugal – adj. – Economical with regard to money or food. Almost miserly.

February 27, 2021

Docile – adj. – Submissive. Calm.


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of February 21, 2021

February 21, 2021

“If bankers are busy, there is something wrong.” – Bagehot

February 22, 2021

“Capitalism without backruptcy is like Christianity without hell.” – Borman

February 23, 2021

“If it were not for the belly, the back might wear gold.” – Franklin

February 24, 2021

“I took one of those aptitude tests in seventh grade, and it said, “You’re not much good at anything, so why not go into business?” ” – Marriott

February 25, 2021

“I decided law was the exact opposite of sex: even when it was good it was lousy.” – Zuckerman

February 26, 2021

“You can’t build a strong corporation with a lot of committees and a board that has to be consulted at every turn. You have to be able to make decisions on your own.” – Murdoch

February 27, 2021

“The whale only gets harpooned when he spouts.” – Hillman


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Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of February 14, 2021

February 14, 2021

Insular – adj. – Ignorant of or uninterested in cultures, ideas, or people outside a person’s own experience.

February 15, 2021

Accommodate – v. – Provide lodging or sufficient space.

February 16, 2021

Taciturn – adj. – Reserved or uncommunicative in speech; saying little.

February 17, 2021

Excoriate – v. – Censure or criticize severely, Severely berate.

February 18, 2021

Contentious – adj. – Causing or likely to cause an argument.

February 19, 2021

Lugubrious – adj. – Looking or sounding sad and dismal; mournful.

February 20, 2021

Pontificate – v. – To speak or behave in a pompous or dogmatic manner.


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of February 14, 2021

February 14, 2021

“Half my advertising is wasted, and the trouble is I don’t know which half.” – Lever

February 15, 2021

“Eat to live; live not to eat.” – Franklin

February 16, 2021

“We want the consumer to say, “That’s a hell of a product,” instead of “That’s a hell of an ad.” ” – Burnett

February 17, 2021

“Advertising may be described as the science of arresting the human intelligence long enough to get money from it.” – Leacock

February 18, 2021

“It’s easy to work for someone else; all you have to do is show up.” – Wanamaker

February 19, 2021

“Business isn’t naturally democratic.” – Haskins

February 20, 2021

“You can be greedy and still feel good about yourself.” – Boesky


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Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of February 7, 2021

February 7, 2021

Propensity – n. – An inclination or natural tendency to behave in a particular way.

February 8, 2021

Antipathy – n. – A deep-seated feeling of dislike.

February 9, 2021

Sycophant – n. – An ass kisser or a servile flatterer.

February 10, 2021

Perfidious – adj. – Deceitful and untrustworthy.

February 11, 2021

Evocative – adj. – Bringing strong memories, images, or feelings to mind.

February 12, 2021

Magnanimous – adj. – Very generous or forgiving.

February 13, 2021

Voracious – adj. – An eager approach to an activity, Wanting or devouring great quantities of something.


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Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of February 7, 2021

February 7, 2021

“Diligence is the mother of good luck.” – Franklin

February 8, 2021

“I always went into an area that was in last place, with the philosophy, “You can’t fall off the floor.” – Eisner

February 9, 2021

“This is a rat ear rat, dog eat dog, I’ll kill ’em and I’m going to kill ’em before they kill me.” – Kroc

February 10, 2021

“To be successful in business you need friends. To be very successful, you need enemies.” – Ondaatje

February 11, 2021

“Knowing yourself and your enemies is the first prerequisite to becoming a warrior.” – Kun-hee

February 12, 2021

“Any idiot can face a crisis – it’s the day to day living that wears you out.” – Chekov

February 13, 2021

“Remember, your advertisements are in your show windows and on your counters.” – Woolworth


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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

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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