w.o.t.d.


WORD OF THE DAY
NodusNO-dəsPart of speech: nounOrigin: Late Middle English, late 14th century
1a problem, difficulty, or complication
 
Examples of Nodus in a sentence “The team hadn’t expected to encounter a nodus this early into the project.” “Despite the nodus of the car not starting, they both managed to get to work on time.”

DID YOU KNOW…


Did you know…

… that today is Make Up Your Own Holiday Day? Let your imagination run wild and create your own holiday! Be inventive; celebrate your favorite food, your favorite person, your favorite hobby, your favorite anything. Enjoy your new holiaday!

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Today’s Inspirational Quote:

“I don’t need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod; my shadow does that much better.”

— Plutarch

W.O.T.D.


WORD OF THE DAY
Coevalkoh-EE-vəlPart of speech: adjectiveOrigin: Latin, early 17th century
1a person of roughly the same age as oneself; a contemporary
 
Examples of Coeval in a sentence “It was hard to believe that level-headed Margaret is a coeval to those wild children.” “Only your coevals would understand that pop culture reference.”

Wisdom Quotes


The more you know the more there is to enjoy.
The larger the island of knowledge, the longer the shoreline of wonder. (Ralph W. Sockman)
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Don’t try to be better than everyone else, be better than you were yesterday.
I don’t believe you have to be better than everybody else. I believe you have to be better than you ever thought you could be. (Ken Venturi)