You exercise your body to stay physically in shape, so why shouldn't you exercise your brain to stay mentally fit? With these daily exercises you will learn how to flex your mind, improve your creativity and boost your memory. As with any exercise, repetition is necessary for you to see improvement, so pick your favorite exercises from our daily suggestions and repeat them as desired. Try to do some mentalrobics every single day!
noun :: Loss of motion, or of the motion; a state of inactivity with partial or total insensibility; numbness.
noun :: Dullness; sluggishness; inactivity
"She was the only one of his family who could rouse the old man from the torpor in which he seemed to live." -- Cather, Willa
noun :: The quality or state of being flat, thin, or insipid; flat commonness; triteness; staleness of ideas of language.
noun :: A thought or remark which is flat, dull, trite, or weak; a truism; a commonplace.
"A trite platitude about his not caring to lose her was on his lips, but he refrained from uttering it." -- London, Jack
adj. :: Holding or adhering to any opinion, purpose, or design, with obstinacy; perversely persistent; obstinate
adj. :: Resolute; persevering; constant; steady.
"I could see that Montgomery had one of those slow, pertinacious tempers that will warm day after day to a white heat, and never again cool to forgiveness; and I saw too that this quarrel had been some time growing." -- Wells, H.G.
verb :: To view or treat with disfavor.
"Several important considerations have been touched in the course of these papers, which discountenance the supposition that the operation of the federal government will by degrees prove fatal to the State governments." -- James Madison by Madison, James
noun :: Cotton, or any soft, fibrous material, used as stuffing for garments; stuffing; padding.
noun :: High-sounding words; an inflated style; language above the dignity of the occasion.
adj. :: High-sounding; inflated; big without meaning.
"Ordinarily I am not given to long speeches, nor ever before had I descended to bombast, but I had guessed at the keynote which would strike an answering chord in the breasts of the green Martians, nor was I wrong, for my harangue evidently deeply impressed them, and their attitude toward me thereafter was still further respectful." -- Burroughs, Edgar Rice