2 June 2008-Motivational Quote/Word/Videos of the Day


MOTIVATIONAL QUOTE OF THE DAY

“We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within.”

-Earl Nightingale

STACIE ORRICO-STRONG ENOUGH

WORD OF THE DAY

DECORUM(noun)
[di-KOR-ahm, di-KOER-ahm]

1. propriety in manners and conduct: “Decorum would dictate that I should invite him inside, but I am just too embarrassed at how small my apartment is.”

2. (plural) the conventions of polite behavior; ‘the formalities and decorums of a military funeral’

3. the appropriateness of an element of an artistic or literary work, such as character, form, style, or tone, with the work as a whole


Origin:
Approximately 1568; from Latin, ‘decorum’: that which is proper, from ‘decorus’: seemly, handsome, from ‘decor’: grace, related to ‘decere’: to be proper.

GREEN DAY-NICE GUYS FINISH LAST

 

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