Quotes of 60

  1. Music is my life, professionally, for nearly 60 years. To be recognized by the academy is still the highest honor. – Ray Charles
  2. I have a high guilt quotient. A poem can go through as many as 50 or 60 drafts. It can take from a day to two years -or longer. – Rita Dove
  3. Manufacturers account for nearly 60 percent of all industrial research and development. – John Engler
  4. What I learned most was how to tell a story in 15 seconds or 30 seconds or 60 seconds- to have some kind of goal of what to try to do and make it happen in that time. – Renny Harlin
  5. You can't be a model at age 60 but you certainly can be an actress. – Eva Herzigova
  6. I can tell you categorically that we at 60 Minutes did not pay Michael Jackson one cent. – Don Hewitt
  7. In the 5 years, well over 60 000 American families have been broken apart by the absence of insurance because the only way for parents to get treatment for their children is to turn the custody of those children over to the State. – Patrick J. Kennedy
  8. No, my profile has leaped over recent years, so has my life experience, and I look forward to the next 30 years being even more rewarding and satisfying than the previous 60 – Jonathan King
  9. Is someone different at age 18 or 60 I believe one stays the same. – Hayao Miyazaki
  10. I love chapbooks. They're in some ways the ideal form in which to publish and read poems. You can read 19 poems in a way you can't sit down and read 60 to 70 pages of poems. – Robert Morgan
  11. I was very outgoing, and a good -looking kid. I started doing all the catalogs. I made 60 commercials by the time I was 6. I must have been a natural, because I never took an acting lesson. – Rick Schroder
  12. It's really important to me not to be known as Ross when I'm 60 – David Schwimmer
  13. If you have always believed that everyone should play by the same rules and be judged by the same standards, that would have gotten you labeled a radical 60 years ago, a liberal 30 years ago and a racist today. – Thomas Sowell
  14. I'm amazed. When I was 40, I thought I'd never make 50. And at 50 I thought the frosting on the cake would be 60 At 60 I was still going strong and enjoying everything. – Gloria Stuart
  15. I would love to continue in music, with writing... but I am not the kind of person who will hang around if I start to become irrelevant. If that happens, I will bow down gracefully, raise my kids, and have a garden. And I am going to let my hair go gray when I am older. I don't need to be blonde when I'm 60 – Taylor Swift

Usage examples for 60

  1. 735 Dec 60 2 55. 3 4. 9 . – Himalayan Journals V2. by J. D. Hooker
  2. By 1750, about 60 miles could be made in a day. – Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed. by S. A. Reilly
  3. Of this number Columbus has 60 000- near a third of the whole.... – The Rise of Cotton Mills in the South by Broadus Mitchell
  4. Each one weighed approximately 60 lb. – South with Scott by Edward R. G. R. Evans
  5. The invention of the three- wire system, which, when it was first announced as saving over 60 per cent. – Edison, His Life and Inventions by Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin
  6. 60 Hitherto then thou hast shewed none of the fruits of thy righteousness. – The Pharisee And The Publican by John Bunyan
  7. Then came the banquet, Uncle Peter, and like a flash the inspiration came to me and I arose in my seat and said, " Ladies and gentlemen, after a man reaches the age of 40 he is a seldom- happener, and after he gets to the age of 60 he is a dead rabbit and it's the woods for his." – Get Next! by Hugh McHugh
  8. 60 It may seem extraordinary, that the worship of the serpent should have ever been introduced into the world: and it must appear still more remarkable, that it should almost universally have prevailed. – A New System; or, an Analysis of Antient Mythology. Volume II. (of VI.) by Jacob Bryant
  9. The size of the earth he only knew from the common doctrine of sailors that 60 miles make a degree; and that threw him out. – Pioneers of Science by Oliver Lodge
  10. 60 172; his voyages, i. – The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II by A.E. Nordenskieold
  11. Many schools last year showed an average daily attendance of less than 60 per cent- children in school only one half or two thirds of the time. – A Stake in the Land by Peter Alexander Speek
  12. To provide every day for 60 000 soldiers was difficult enough, but there was something awful in the idea of the daily dinner- party being increased by 9000 hungry horses, and nearly 40 healthy elephants. – The Comic History of Rome by Gilbert Abbott Becket
  13. This would mean, according to MacCurdy's estimate, 60 000, 000 years since life first appeared on the earth. – A Budget of Paradoxes, Volume II (of II) by Augustus de Morgan
  14. There were but 150, 000 stands of arms in the rest of the South, while here were 60 000. 38 Even before South Carolina seceded the ardent young Secessionists of St. Louis had begun the organization of " Minute Men" to " protect the State." – The Struggle for Missouri by John McElroy
  15. It was from 60 to 100 feet long, and from 18 to 25 feet broad, and had three masts from the heads of which were swung great sails. – A Brief History of the United States by John Bach McMaster
  16. Cast on 60 stitches. – The Ladies' Knitting and Netting Book by Miss Watts
  17. 60 Plain and Practical Gram. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  18. We had not got more than about 50 or 60 yards when I looked back and saw a squaw running with a blanket; she threw it on my shoulders, it fell down. – Narrative of the Captivity of William Biggs among the Kickapoo Indians in Illinois in 1788 by William Biggs
  19. In 1216, Vsevolod's sons were attacked at Lipetsk by the troops of Novgorod and Smolensk, with such fury that they were routed, and 9, 000 were killed whereas only 60 were taken prisoners. – The Story of Russia by R. Van Bergen
  20. O cursed bird, cried Gawaine, with a groan, 60 To what fell trap my wretched feet were carried! – The Poetical Works of Sir Edward Bulwer Lytton, Bart. M.P. by Edward Bulwer Lytton

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