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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – May 17

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You didn’t come this far to only come this far.

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Word of the Day – May 17 – Palooka

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Noun: Palooka  (puh-LOO-kuh) Definition: 1: An inexperienced or incompetent boxer. 2: Oaf, lout. Example sentence: The boxing audiences loved him;  even though often reckless, Mickey was never a palooka and learned from every opponent he faced.

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Word of the Day – May 16 – Quincunx

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Noun: Quincunx  (KWIN-kunks) Definition: An arrangement of five things in a square or rectangle with one at each corner and one in the middle. Example sentence: The sculptures in the square were arranged in a quincunx with the outer ones marking the perimeter and the middle one serving as the centerpiece.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – May 16

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Old ways won’t open new doors.

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Word of the Day – May 13 – Nonplus

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Verb: Nonplus  (nahn-PLUS) Definition: To cause to be at a loss as to what to say, think, or do: perplex. Example sentence: The student’s unexpected about-face during the class discussion managed to nonplus the teacher.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – May 13

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Never let the sadness of your past and the fear of your future ruin the happiness of your present.

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Word of the Day – May 12 – Wisenheimer

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Noun: Wisenheimer  (WYE-zun-hey-mer) Definition: Smart aleck. Example sentence: Leslie delivered a flawless presentation even in spite of interruptions from one wisenheimer in the back of the classroom.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – May 12

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At any given moment, you have the power to say “This is not how my story is going to end.”

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Word of the Day – May 11 – Hubris

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Noun: Hubris  (HYOO-bris) Definition: Exaggerated pride or self-confidence. Example sentence: The company’s failure was ultimately brought on by the hubris of its founder.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – May 11

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A moment of patience in a moment of anger can save you a hundred moments of regret.

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