WORD OF THE DAY


WORD OF THE DAY
Hermitage
HER-mih-tij
Part of speech: noun
Origin: Greek, 14th century
1

A secluded residence

2

The home of a hermit

Examples of Hermitage in a sentence

“We bought our lake home with five acres of land because we needed a hermitage to escape to.”

“While walking through the woods, the kids discovered a hermitage that seemed abandoned.”

Wisdom Quotes


Never be defeated after a defeat.

We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated. (Maya Angelou)

We’re harvesting the fruits of the seeds planted by those before us. Make sure you plant the right seeds for those who come after you.
Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago. (Warren Buffett)

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The War For Talent

Seasoned Nuts Quotable


“But although the cliche says that power always corrupts, what is seldom said … is that power always reveals. When a man is climbing, trying to persuade others to give him power, concealment is necessary. … But as a man obtains more power, camouflage becomes less necessary.”

“The most important thing a man has to tell you is what he’s not telling you,” he said. “The most important thing he has to say is what he’s trying not to say.”

― Robert A. Caro

World Pulses Day – 10 February


World Pulses Day – 10 February

World Pulses Day

This day is celebrated to recognize the importance of pulses as a global food source.

Content marketing ideas

Listicle idea: A list of the must-have pulses in your daily diet

Infographic idea: Which are the most sustainable pulses to grow?

Video idea: A look at the farmers who grow our daily crops

Podcast idea: Are pulses the new superfood?

Quotes of the Week


Henry J. Kaiser

“When your work speaks for itself, don’t interrupt.”

via Today’s Quote https://ift.tt/2tmsLzC February 03, 2020 at 11:47AM
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Anais Nin

“Dreams are necessary to life.”

via Today’s Quote https://ift.tt/2YIFWII February 05, 2020 at 11:55AM
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Michelangelo


James Stephens

“Curiosity will conquer fear even more than bravery will.”

via Today’s Quote https://ift.tt/2usTriN February 08, 2020 at 11:39AM
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Samuel Johnson

“Words are but the signs of ideas.”

via Today’s Quote https://ift.tt/2Mb0W2v February 09, 2020 at 11:39AM
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Random Acts of Kindness


  1. Visit hospitals with smiles, treats, and friendly conversation for patients
  2. Remember that family member you haven’t seen for a while? See how they are doing
  3. Help someone struggling with heavy bags
  4. Take a child to a mall to give a “just because” flower to five elders, with a heartfelt “have a nice day” greeting
  5. When it’s summer and hot, give out cold Gatorades to your mail carrier and garbage men

Seasoned Nuts Quotable


SEASONED NUTS: QUOTABLE
“But although the cliche says that power always corrupts, what is seldom said … is that power always reveals. When a man is climbing, trying to persuade others to give him power, concealment is necessary. … But as a man obtains more power, camouflage becomes less necessary.”

“The most important thing a man has to tell you is what he’s not telling you,” he said. “The most important thing he has to say is what he’s trying not to say.”

― Robert A. Caro