Monthly Archives: December 2012

We Should Have Thought This a Long Time Ago

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Quotes & Aphormisms – Adam Smith

Consumption is the sole end and purpose of all production; and the interest of the producer ought to be attended to, only as far as it may be necessary for promoting that of the consumer. Adam Smith  –  economist

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Wordsmithery – renascent

renascent  –  adj.  –   coming again into being; showing renewed vigor or growth

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Wordsmithery – fiat

fiat  –  1.  a formal authorization or proposition; a decree   2.  an arbitrary order

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obsequious

obsequious – adj.  –  marked by or exhibiting a fawning attentiveness.  obedient or attentive to an excessive or servile degree.  Wordsmith – Pamela Martin

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Wordsmithery – words that end with -dous

There are only four words in English which end in “-dous”.  tremendous, horrendous, stupendous, and hazardous.

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