Motivational Quote/Word/Videos/Song of the Day


MOTIVATIONAL QUOTE OF THE DAY

“The irony of commitment is that it’s deeply liberating — in work, in play, in love.” -Anne Morriss (part of a quote from The Way I See It #76, Starbucks Coffee)

PETER THOMAS ON COMMITMENT  *******Wow!  I had no idea Abraham Lincoln went through so much before he became a president.  Now that’s commitment!*******


WORD OF THE DAY

PEDANT

ped*ant [ped-nt]
-noun
1. a person who makes an excessive or inappropriate display of learning.
2. a person who overemphasizes rules or minor details.
3. a person who adheres rigidly to book knowledge without regard to common sense.
4. Obsolete. a schoolmaster.

[Origin: 1580–90; < It pedante teacher, pedant; appar. akin to pedagogue; see -ant]


ped·ant·esque, adjective
ped·ant·hood, noun


2. hairsplitter.
RULES FOR BEING HUMAN  *******(Definition #2)  The best motivational material is often pedantesque.  As far as motivation goes, it seems to be the best way to drive the point home.*******
SONG OF THE DAY
DIDO-WHITE FLAG
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