Word of the Week: Horizon (August 9th – 15th, 2015)

ho·ri·zon /həˈrīzən/, noun:

1. the line where the earth’s surface appears to intersect with the sky

As you seek new opportunity, keep in mind that the sun does not usually reappear on the horizon where last seen.” Robert Brault, 1938 –

We have always held to the hope, the belief, the conviction that there is a better life, a better world, beyond the horizon.” Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1882 -1845

2. the limit of a person’s mental perception, experience, or interest

A dream is the bearer of a new possibility, the enlarged horizon, the great hope.” Howard Thurman, 1899-1981

 

pictured: Excited Students at Liholiho Elementary School holding up their personal dictionary from the Rotary Club of Kahala Sunrise.