Word of the Day: Bound (noun only)

noun: (usually used in the plural)

1. a springing movement forward

Nature does not proceed by leaps and bounds.” Carolus Linnaeus, 1707 – 1778

2. a limiting line; boundary

Maturity is the ability to think, speak and act your feelings within the bounds of dignity. The measure of your maturity is how spiritual you become during the midst of your frustrations.” Samuel Ullman, 1840 – 1924

If one oversteps the bounds of moderation, the greatest pleasures cease to please.” Epictetus, 55 CE – 135 CE

(tune in Monday for “bound” defined as a verb)