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Noun: Caparison  (kuh-PAIR-uh-sun) Definition: 1. a: An ornamental covering for a horse. b: Decorative trappings and harness. 2. Rich clothing: adornment. Sample sentence: A group of horses outfitted in medieval caparison were standing near the area where the festival’s jousting would begin.

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You know you have made the right decision when there is peace in your heart.

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Verb: Parse  (PARSS) Definition: 1. To resolve (as a sentence) into component parts of speech and describe them grammatically. Also, to describe grammatically by stating the part of speech and explaining the inflection and syntactical relationships. 2. To examine in a minute way: analyze critically. Sample sentence: The lawyer tried to meticulously parse the wording […]

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Don’t mistake movement for achievement. It’s easy to get faked out by being busy. The question is: busy doing what?

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You are a piece of the puzzle in someone else’s life. You may never know where you fit, but others will fill the holes in their lives with pieces of you.

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Adjective: Esoteric  (es-uh-TAIR-ik) Definition: 1. a: Designed for or understood by the specially initiated alone. b: Requiring or exhibiting knowledge that is restricted to a small group;  difficult to understand. 2.  a: Limited to a small circle. b. Private, confidential. 3. Of special, rare or unusual interest. Sample sentence: Some of the terms used in […]

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Adjective:  (lak-uh-DEY-zi-kuhl) Definition: 1. Without interest, vigor, or determination; listless, lethargic. 2. Lazy, insolent. Sample sentence: Jeremy took a really lackadaisical attitude toward his job, which was the major reason he was eventually let go.

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Isn’t it scary knowing that any time could be the last time you talk to someone? Keep that in mind.

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Noun: Libertine  (LIB-er-teen) Definition: 1. A freethinker especially in religious matters. 2. A person who is unrestrained by convention or morality: specifically, one leading a dissolute life. Sample sentence: Don Juan is known as a famous libertine who seduced countless women.

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Put yourself first once in awhile. It is not your responsibility to fix other people’s messes.

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