Did you know…

… that today is the Online Postage Birthday? In 1999, the U.S. Postal Service gave its stamp of approval to digital postage. It was the first time in 80 years that the Postal Service introduced a new form of postage. E-stamp.com and Stamps.com were the first two companies approved.

<h3>Today's Inspirational Quote:</h3>
"What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be sure; but scattered along life's pathway, the good they do is inconceivable. "

-- Joseph Addison
<h3>Did you know...</h3>
... that today is House of the Rising Sun Day? In 1965, the Animals released their greatest hit, "House of the Rising Sun." Enjoy your own rising sun today!

Today’s Inspirational Quote:

“Don’t be afraid of being alone; remember, when the sun rises, it rises with nobody at its side.”

— Matshona Dhliwayo

Did you know…

… that today is Purple Heart Day? The Purple Heart is specifically a combat decoration and it is our nation’s oldest military medal. It was first created by General George Washington in 1782 and was known as the Badge of Military Merit. The Badge of Military Merit was made of cloth and it is the predecessor of the Purple Heart medal.

<h3>Today's Inspirational Quote:</h3>
"To assess the quality of thoughts of people, don't listen to their words, but watch their actions."

-- Amit Kalantri
<h3>Did you know...</h3>
... that today is Take a Walk on the Moon Day? On the birthday of Neil Armstrong (August 5, 1930), the first man to walk on the moon, look up to the skies and wish him a <span class="marklug0uqku6 SSBqA0O5vTLfa9GC1wxGQ" data-markjs="true">happy birthday</span>!

Today’s Inspirational Quote:

“I guess we all like to be recognized not for one piece of fireworks, but for the ledger of our daily work.”

— Neil Armstrong

Did you know…

that today is National Backgammon Day? Backgammon is the oldest known board game in history. Artifacts show that it existed around 3000 BC. It is a deceptively simple competition in which playing pieces are moved according to the roll of dice. The winner is the first to remove all his pieces. Celebrate today by playing your favorite board game!

<h3>Today's Inspirational Quote:</h3>
"Take someone who doesn't keep score, who's not looking to be richer, or afraid of losing, who has not the slightest interest even in his own personality: he's free."

-- Rumi Jalalu'l-Din
<h3>Did you know...</h3>
... that today is National Watermelon Day? From a single slice, to sweet smoothies, to spicy salsas, it's no wonder watermelon is a year-round favorite. And there's nothing like a sweet and tasty watermelon on a hot summer's day - maybe because it's 92% water! Celebrate today by enjoying a feast of juicy deliciousness...

Today’s Inspirational Quote:

“Some of the best memories are made in flip flops.”

— Kellie Elmore

Did you know…

… that today is National Ice Cream Sandwich Day? This frozen delight enjoyed the world over goes by many different names. In Australia, they go by the name Maxibons. In Scotland, they’re known as Sliders. In Singapore, ice cream sandwiches are available in red bean, yam, and honeydew flavors. And you can’t go wrong with the classic vanilla ice cream between chocolate cookie bread!

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Today’s Inspirational Quote:

“…stop pacing the aisles and counting the miles. Instead, climb more mountains, eat more ice cream, go barefoot oftener, swim more rivers, watch more sunsets, laugh more and cry less. Life must be lived as we go along.”

— Robert J. Hastings

 

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Updated Page 8.. Inspiring

First let’s read the below quote I like.

“Take someone who doesn’t keep score, who’s not looking to be richer, or afraid of losing, who has not the slightest interest even in his own personality: he’s free.”

— Rumi Jalalu’l-Din

When I do Free Mentoring/ Pro-Bono Mentoring - This is what I mean, this is what I do.   But....

I make you keep the score as mentee

I wish . you riches

I wish you success

I am most interested in your reputation Building. 

I am your Mentor - Jay.

 

Did you know…

… that today is the Online Postage Birthday? In 1999, the U.S. Postal Service gave its stamp of approval to digital postage. It was the first time in 80 years that the Postal Service introduced a new form of postage. E-stamp.com and Stamps.com were the first two companies approved.

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Today’s Inspirational Quote:

“What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be sure; but scattered along life’s pathway, the good they do is inconceivable. ”

— Joseph Addison

WORD OF THE DAY

WORD OF THE DAY
Scintillate
sin-tə-ˌlāt
Part of speech: verb
Origin: Latin, early 17th century
1

To produce sparks or to sparkle

2

To draw attention with liveliness or beauty

Examples of Scintillate in a sentence

“Fireworks are designed to scintillate and entertain.”

“Her vibrant personality will scintillate everyone who interviews her.”