Quotes of 500

  1. The difference is slight, to the influence of an author, whether he is read by 500 readers, or by five hundred thousand; if he can select the 500 he reaches the five hundred thousand. – Brooks Adams
  2. Nobody bats 500 We all make mistakes. – Desi Arnaz
  3. Since 2000, we have lost 2. 7 million manufacturing jobs, of which 500 000 jobs were in high -tech industries such as telecommunications and electronics. – Jerry Costello
  4. I woke up this morning, and I still don't believe I won the Daytona 500 – Dale Earnhardt
  5. No, I was talking to the network and Universal about plans for a third season where Buck would go back to Earth and would focus on stories around the planet and show what it was like 500 years later. – Gil Gerard
  6. The biggest deal for me was that all 24 winners are placed on the Billboard CD of the Year, which went out to 500 of the biggest Music Reps in the business, from radio and press to management and booking. – Arthur Godfrey
  7. I had 500 kids at camp this past summer for example. We do nine weeks for kids and nine days for grown ups every summer. The adult camp is a lot of fun. – Wavy Gravy
  8. I still do television. I don't care. I just want to work. I love to work. I want to do 500 movies. – Brion James
  9. The whole decathlon is ridiculous, but the 1, 500 meters is insanity. – Rafer Johnson
  10. With 500 channels and the Internet available, you'd think a candidate could get the word out. – Larry King
  11. When we got to the hotel, the Hawaiian Village, there were 500 screaming women there. The police were trying to keep the crowd back. It was very dangerous. – Minnie Pearl
  12. There are still 500 000 persons afflicted with leprosy in Latin America, so it is still very much present. – Walter Salles
  13. I told Warren if he mentions Prop. 13 one more time, he has to do 500 push -ups. – Arnold Schwarzenegger
  14. I get way more nervous playing golf in front of 500 people than being on stage in front of 20, 000 people. – Justin Timberlake
  15. The Teen Challenge ministry was born out of those humble early days of ministry. It now includes over 500 drug and alcohol rehab centers around the world, even in Muslim countries. These include homes for girls and women addicts and alcoholics, all which are reaching many. – David Wilkerson

Usage examples for 500

  1. V. They select 500 for that purpose. – Anglo-Saxon Literature by John Earle
  2. Young's Demonstrative Translation of Scientific Secrets; or A Collection of Above 500 Useful Receipts on a Variety of Subjects. – Young's Demonstrative Translation of Scientific Secrets by Daniel Young
  3. All the valleys to the west of Mount Erba seem to be arid except Gumateo or Gumatyewa, a big valley which must have water near the surface, which runs all along at the back of the range, with arid hills from 500 to 1, 000 feet on either side of it. – Southern Arabia by Theodore Bent Mabel Bent
  4. Nearly 500 prisoners were led to Egypt. – Patriarchal Palestine by Archibald Henry Sayce
  5. We covered Tonto Trail in good time, but below the 1, 500 foot level on down was very dangerous. – I Married a Ranger by Dama Margaret Smith
  6. If we assume that in the statement of the length and breadth, feet ought to stand in place of fathoms, we get the still excessive number of 1, 500 to 3, 000 killed animals. – The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II by A.E. Nordenskieold
  7. I know that 500 guineas were once offered for this most extraordinary copy, bound in 3 volumes in foreign coarse vellum. – A Bibliographical, Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in France and Germany, Volume Two by Thomas Frognall Dibdin
  8. We are 7, 500 feet up. – Epistles-from-Pap-Letters-from-the-man-known-as-The-Will-Rogers-of-Indiana by Durham, Andrew Everett
  9. We were now at an elevation of 16, 500 feet, which seemed quite low after our colder and loftier camping- grounds. – An Explorer's Adventures in Tibet by A. Henry Savage Landor
  10. We weare in number about 500 all stout men. – Voyages of Peter Esprit Radisson by Peter Esprit Radisson
  11. Its amount was, on an average for the year round, 12, 500 pounds. – The Peasant and the Prince by Harriet Martineau
  12. 500 Home for Colored and Aged Persons . – The-Life-of-Phineas-T-Barnum by Benton, Joel
  13. Mr. Murray's salary sounded a good one, 500 pounds a year, but it did not get much comfort. – An Autobiography by Catherine Helen Spence
  14. 500 each, and cash Rs. – Tales of Bengal by S. B. Banerjea
  15. More than 30, 000 Romans perished, if the accounts handed down to us are to be believed, and 500 were taken prisoners, though, if the same accounts are to be believed, the Roman army was only 30, 000 strong; so that the 500 captives must have been supplied from some of those exclusive sources which are open to none but the historian. – The Comic History of Rome by Gilbert Abbott Becket
  16. As for the 1, 500 cannon, they have not yet been made; but many of them have already been named. – Diary of the Besieged Resident in Paris by Henry Labouchère
  17. Well, then, my worthy companion, my answer will be that we have seen the lunar continent at a distance of 500 yards, and that nothing appeared to be moving on the surface of the moon. – The Moon-Voyage by Jules Verne
  18. I'll pay $ 2, 500 It's only a fair price, and I can't afford anything cheap in this place. – Brewster's Millions by George Barr McCutcheon
  19. They saw her conning- tower slipping through the water at about 1, 500 yards. – The U-boat hunters by James B. Connolly
  20. If you feel that way about it, I advise you to take out a $ 500 policy. – Brewster's Millions by George Barr McCutcheon