Monthly Archives: March 2015

Mealy-Mouth

“Mealy-mouth: This is derivation from a Greek expression meaning “honey-mouth.” It is used to describe a person who uses sweet, honeyed words hypocritically in order to curry favor with those more popular or more powerful.” Source: Robby Casteel’s Personal Web … Continue reading

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Rene Descartes

“The senses deceive from time to time, and it is prudent never to trust wholly those who have deceived us even once.” – Rene Descartes, mathematician, March 31st, 1596 – February 11th, 1650 Happy Birthday!!

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It’s a Cinch

“It’s a cinch: This expression which means, it’s easy or no problem originates from the American West. A cinch strap holds the saddle on a horse. When the strap is properly cinched, there is no danger of the rider coming … Continue reading

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Vincent Van Gogh

“Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.” – Vincent Van Gogh, artist, March 30th, 1853 – July 29th, 1890 … Continue reading

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I love this sign

This sign is my favorite kind of sign it deserves a hug!

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Can You Repeat That?

“The longest word in the English language, according to the Oxford English Dictionary, is: ‘pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis’. The only other word with the same amount of letters is: ‘pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconioses,’ its plural. It’s an infection of the lungs. ‘Hydroxydesoxycorticosterone’ and ‘hydroxydeoxycorticosterones’ are the … Continue reading

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Robert Frost

“Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.” – Robert Frost, poet,  March 26th, 1874 – January 29th, 1963 Happy Birthday!!

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