Antonyms for fifty


Quotes of fifty

  1. Any gentleman with the slightest chic will give a girl a fifty dollar bill for the powder room. – George Axelrod
  2. With The Guess Who, it took us fifty -something singles before we had hits. – Randy Bachman
  3. Somebody was asking me the other day- President Bush is now talking about freedom for the Arab world. I say, well, that's great. I was talking about that fifty years ago. – Lakhdar Brahimi
  4. If the executioner goes, my package will never be made public. If he doesn't go, it will be made public exactly fifty years from the day the bill for a moratorium on capital punishment is defeated. – Caryl Chessman
  5. If the new American father feels bewildered and even defeated, let him take comfort from the fact that whatever he does in any fathering situation has a fifty percent chance of being right. – Bill Cosby
  6. We have built a total of about 1250 of this aircraft, but only fifty were allowed to be used as fighters- as interceptors. And out of this fifty there were never more than 25 operational. So we had only a very, very few. – Adolf Galland
  7. I'll take fifty percent efficiency to get one hundred percent loyalty. – Samuel Goldwyn
  8. At twenty a man is a peacock, at thirty a lion, at forty a camel, at fifty a serpent, at sixty a dog, at seventy an ape, at eighty a nothing at all. – Baltasar Gracian
  9. The truth is, this being errand boy to one hundred and fifty thousand people tires me so by night I am ready for bed instead of soirees. – Rutherford B. Hayes
  10. My luck at the gambling table was varied; sometimes I was fifty to a hundred dollars ahead, and at other times I had to borrow money from my fellow workmen to settle my room rent and pay for my meals. – James Weldon Johnson
  11. Every Friday I used to have about fifty sixty kids who would wait for me on Sunset Boulevard and I'd take them all to dinner. All runaways. – Al Lewis
  12. At fifty that is in 1880, I formulated the idea of unity, without being able to render it. At sixty, I am beginning to see the possibility of rendering it. – Camille Pissarro
  13. When I finished a song that I thought was good, I thought, I don't know where that came from, so I have no idea if I can do that again. I'm talking like, a hundred and fifty songs down the line. I still feel that. – Trevor Rabin
  14. Fifty percent of people won't vote, and fifty percent don't read newspapers. I hope it's the same fifty percent. – Gore Vidal

Usage examples for fifty

  1. The first six miles had taken me nearly fifty minutes. – Over Prairie Trails by Frederick Philip Grove
  2. Why not say fifty – Six Plays by Florence Henrietta Darwin
  3. Five thousand, fifty thousand, my dear! – At Love's Cost by Charles Garvice
  4. How strange it must be, said the girl, fifty years old! – An Open-Eyed Conspiracy--An Idyl of Saratoga by William Dean Howells
  5. Of all times of all days of all his fifty six years of life, now? – Martyr by Alan Edward Nourse
  6. He was without a hat, and his eyes looked fifty ways at once. – In the Bishop's Carriage by Miriam Michelson
  7. He was not yet an old man, being then about fifty five; but he was a very rich man. – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  8. Seven francs fifty monsieur. – Monsieur Cherami by Charles Paul de Kock
  9. It was while at work upon this that Verrocchio died, at the age of fifty three. – A Wanderer in Florence by E. V. Lucas
  10. Shall I make it out for a hundred and fifty dollars? – The Clock Strikes Thirteen by Mildred A. Wirt
  11. I'm to have a hundred and fifty from the office; and I should be ready to marry on that to- morrow." – The Claverings by Anthony Trollope
  12. You see interest on a thousand is only fifty dollars a year, and that- That's nonsense! – Undertow by Kathleen Norris
  13. " Why, I am fifty years old now, and yet I am young! – Umboo, the Elephant by Howard R. Garis
  14. " Only fifty thousand dollars? – Shadow Mountain by Dane Coolidge
  15. John Mackenzie, worth twenty thousand, or fifty thousand sheep. – The Flockmaster of Poison Creek by George W. Ogden
  16. I shall buy me better out of his fifty pistoles. – Helmet of Navarre by Bertha Runkle
  17. I know a way to get two hundred and fifty dollars and that's more money than we'd ever make in this old place. – Pee-wee Harris by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  18. That is to say, fifty times what he'd put in for. – And All the Earth a Grave by Carroll M. Capps (AKA C.C. MacApp)
  19. Perhaps I can raise fifty dollars more to- morrow morning. – Concerning Sally by William John Hopkins
  20. I've been an 'agin- er' for fifty years. – Counsel for the Defense by Leroy Scott

Rhymes for fifty