carpe diem


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carpe diem

Enjoy and make the most of the present, especially opportunities as they arise. A Latin phrase used by the Roman poet Horace (65–8 BCE), it is popularly translated as "seize the day." You can't simply sit back and wait for good things to come tomorrow, you have to make things happen as you want them to. Carpe diem!

carpe diem

Enjoy the present and don't worry about the future, as in It's a beautiful day, so forget tomorrow's test-carpe diem! Latin for "seize the day," an aphorism found in the Roman writer Horace's Odes, this phrase has been used in English since the early 1800s.
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The Healeys founded the Carpe Diem center in Eugene in 1999, according to Carpe Diem Eugene's website.
The abrupt closure of the Eugene studio has left a dozen Carpe Diem employees without paychecks for their last few weeks of work and an unknown number of clients out the money they had paid in advance for instruction and training, a former employee said.
Carpe Diem has delivered some promising results, while serving a student population that w'as 46 percent low-income in 2011-12: Carpe Diem ranks among Arizona's 10 highest-performing charter schools, outperforming Arizona's statewide four-year graduation rate five of the six years between 2007 and 2012 (with a 96 percent graduation rate in 2011), and regularly exceeding the Arizona average at every grade level on the statewide assessment.
The Carpe Diem Bucket List getaway includes five nights at an Island Grand Suite; roundtrip private jet service to Marathon airport; sky diving trip; four-hour Shark Fishing adventure; in-water Madrugada massage; private Island picnic; one day scuba resort course; private chef's table dinner; and a gourmet breakfast, up to three courses for lunch, up to four courses for dinner and non alcoholic beverages daily.
For more information about the Carpe Diem Trust and the polar trek, or to make a donation, go to www.
INDIANAPOLIS, May 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Carpe Diem Meridian Campus will open its doors for the 2012-2013 school year, advancing Indiana's mission to prepare high school students for college and careers.
Newton-le-Willows-based Carpe Diem created the site for Dr Oetker's home baking division, and will continue to advise the company's web team.
While it's easy to be drawn in by the promise of a 30-minute workout or by a computer that tracks your personal training, Shawn Healey, owner of Carpe Diem Pilates and Personal Training Center, says people still must be ready mentally if exercise is going to become a lasting part of their lives.
Gordon Phillips, head of retail at Insight Investment, said: "It appears that this carpe diem complex means that many of those in their 40s and 50s are reluctant to fast forward to their financial future, clearly preferring to make the most of any spare money now.
I've lived in Sarasota since 1970, and for as long as I can remember, there's been a restaurant where Carpe Diem now welcomes guests.
There are two points I always emphasize to owners and developers - Carpe Diem (seize the day) and that time is a cancer
Offering free appearances to area schools, daycare and community centers, Molar Man is spending the month presenting an aggressive oral healthcare plan in Frisco and Plano at Sparks Elementary, Carpe Diem Private School, McCall Elementary and the TLC Child Development Center.
ELSEWHERE tonight Carpe Diem is back at The Music from Shipping Forecast with a live set from Saytek.
She attended Brown's Carpe Diem concert in the German capital and joined him at an after-party at a night club on Thanksgiving.
15, 2012, IYC (International Yacht Collection), South Florida Opulence Magazine and Malinka Productions hosted Scarlet Sails Night , an exclusive preview of the 191 ft yacht Carpe Diem prior to its display at the Miami Beach International Boat Show.