Quote of the Day
“You must have a clear mental picture of the correct thing before you can do it successfully.” -Alex Morrison
Things to Learn from Life’s Little Instruction Book
572. Plant zucchini only if you have lots of friends.
573. Don’t overlook life’s small joys while searching for the big ones.
574. Keep a well-stocked first-aid kit in your car and at home.
 
Word of the Day (from http://dictionary.reference.com)
perspicuous
 per-SPIK-yoo-uhs   , noun;
1. clearly expressed or presented; lucid.
2. perspicacious.
 
Portuguese Word of the Day (from http://www.transparent.com/word-of-the-day/today/portuguese.html)

Portuguese word: a não ser que
English translation: unless
Part of speech: conjunction
Portuguese example: Ele não irá dormir a não ser que você lhe conte uma história.
English example: He won’t go to sleep unless you read him a story.

Spanish Word of the Day (from http://www.transparent.com/word-of-the-day/today/spanish.html)

Spanish word: arrancar
English translation: to start
Part of speech: verb
Spanish example: El coche no quiere arrancar.
English example: The car won’t start.
French word: dérouter
English translation: to reroute
Part of speech: verb
French example: L’avion a été dérouté vers un autre aéroport pour cause de mauvais temps.
English example: The plane was routed to another airport because of the bad weather.