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Quotes of 600

  1. If you compare NASA's annual budget to explore the heavens, that one year budget would fund NOAA's budget to explore the oceans for 1, 600 years. – Robert Ballard
  2. They say 6 million people see you when you act in a film; it may only be 600 in a play. But the effect on the 600 may be truer and more lasting. – Cyril Cusack
  3. I set myself 600 words a day as a minimum output, regardless of the weather, my state of mind or if I'm sick or well. There must be 600 finished words -not almost right words. – Arthur Hailey
  4. And whenever I'm in a situation where I'm wearing the same as 600 other people and doing the same thing as 600 other people, looking back, I always found ways to make myself different, whether it be having a red lining inside of my jacket, having red shoes, it hasn't changed. – Jeremy Irons
  5. As a 9th grader, I competed with the high school kids and out of 600 people, I finished 10th. – Bo Jackson
  6. If you get a book which is 600 pages, you have to reduce it to a script of 100 pages. In two hours of film, you cannot possibly include all the characters. – Dino De Laurentiis
  7. I'm proud to report that in 2004 alone, we approved 3, 600 new units of housing- our best year ever! – Thomas Menino
  8. He puts his right hand lightly on the cup, I put my left, leaving the right free to transcribe, and away we go. We get, oh, 500 to 600 words an hour. Better than gasoline. – James Merrill
  9. If I'd just tried for them dinky singles I could've batted around. 600 – Babe Ruth
  10. If I'd written all the truth I knew for the past ten years, about 600 people- including me- would be rotting in prison cells from Rio to Seattle today. Absolute truth is a very rare and dangerous commodity in the context of professional journalism. – Hunter S. Thompson
  11. We have guidance counselors that have caseloads of 500 to 600 children. We don't have enough to help the children. – Randi Weingarten

Usage examples for 600

  1. From $ 500 to $ 600 is given them and they share half their finds. – All about the Klondyke gold mines by J. Armoy Knox J. G. Pratt
  2. In her hold, huge as it is, there is room for only about 600 tons of cargo, and she seldom carries more than one- sixth of that amount. – American Merchant Ships and Sailors by Willis J. Abbot
  3. This place is 600 leagues off, by reason of the circuit that we must doe. – Voyages of Peter Esprit Radisson by Peter Esprit Radisson
  4. Three years previously a Russian missionary had started with a driver on a dog- sled to travel from the Kolyma along the coast to the nearest Tchuktchi settlement, about 600 miles away, and the pair had never been heard of since. – From Paris to New York by Land by Harry de Windt
  5. The island rises about 600 feet above the water, its summit is crowned with a glorious growth of forest, its sides are covered with dense jungles, and the beach is skirted by mangrove swamps. – Modern India by William Eleroy Curtis
  6. The population of Shippingport may be estimated at 600 souls, including strangers. – The History of Louisville, from the Earliest Settlement till the Year 1852 by Ben Casseday
  7. The city is very old, its history dating back as far as 600 It is noted for being the birthplace of many distinguished Spaniards. – Shepp's Photographs of the World by James W. Shepp Daniel B. Shepp
  8. It consists of perfectly horizontal strata, the lowest portion of them 300 feet above the river and 600 feet above the sea. – The Antiquity of Man by Charles Lyell
  9. Inst'n 1, 600 Land Com'r. – Alden's Handy Atlas of the World by John B. Alden
  10. Father had sent us $ 1, 600 and orders to come as soon as possible. – Sixty Years of California Song by Margaret Blake-Alverson
  11. Duyckinck, a literary man in New York, who advises Wiley and Putnam in their publishing enterprises, wrote me lately, that they had $ 600 for you, from Cromwell. – The Correspondence of Thomas Carlyle and Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1834-1872, Vol II. by Thomas Carlyle and Ralph Waldo Emerson
  12. Then he said, 'Borrow 2, 000 pounds of my father; give me fourteen hundred of it, and take your own time to repay the 600 pounds. – Foul Play by Charles Reade Dion Boucicault
  13. And I listened well, and then came up here and made a splendid contract for a Quaker City book of 5 or 600 large pages, with illustrations, the manuscript to be placed in the publisher's hands by the middle of July. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009
  14. The work now proceeded without interruption of any kind; but at the end of the year 1867 it became evident that more money would be needed, and a subscription was opened for the purpose of obtaining $ 20, 000, 000 by means of one hundred dollar shares, issued at $ 600 a share, and bearing interest at the rate of five dollars a share. – History Of Egypt From 330 B.C. To The Present Time, Volume 12 (of 12) by S. Rappoport
  15. The city had 600 night watch, so the manual said, and I could hear some of them going their rounds. – Children of the Market Place by Edgar Lee Masters
  16. I would bet with him if I was the old gent, for he had but $ 4, 600 The money was put up. – Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi by George H. Devol
  17. The machine costs $ 600 the needful buildings, engine, etc. – Peat and its Uses as Fertilizer and Fuel by Samuel William Johnson
  18. The first yielded a bond for 600 000l. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. XII. (of XII.) by Edmund Burke