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Antonyms for sixty

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Quotes of sixty

  1. These people live again in print as intensely as when their images were captured on old dry plates of sixty years ago... I am walking in their alleys, standing in their rooms and sheds and workshops, looking in and out of their windows. Any they in turn seem to be aware of me. – Ansel Adams
  2. It was only about sixty years ago that the expansion of the universe was first observed. – Michael Behe
  3. Twenty can't be expected to tolerate sixty in all things, and sixty gets bored stiff with twenty's eternal love affairs. – Emily Carr
  4. Tomorrow I shall be sixty -nine, but I do not seem to care. I did not start the affair, and I have not been consulted about it at any step. – William Dean Howells
  5. That's why I made a comeback in 1988. I knew there were chances of not making it, but I didn't want to end up at sixty years old and say I should have tried when I was thirty -eight. – Guy Lafleur
  6. 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
  7. In World War II in Germany, we had a ration for one U. S. soldier, or one allied soldier for every twenty inhabitants. The ratio in Iraq is about one for a hundred and sixty – William Odom
  8. 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
  9. There were sometimes from forty to sixty English machines, but unfortunately the Germans were often in the minority. With them quality was more important than quantity. – Manfred von Richthofen
  10. Because I have sixty years of being a professional composer, conductor, musician, whatever, and you develop a lot of friendships and you get involved with a lot of sort of long -term commitments and obligations. – Gunther Schuller
  11. As long as sixty years ago, when I first started to read newspapers, I read of floods on the Yellow River and the Yangtze. Who rushed in with men and money to help? The Americans did. – Gordon Sinclair
  12. With sixty staring me in the face, I have developed inflammation of the sentence structure and definite hardening of the paragraphs. – James Thurber
  13. A manager's job is simple. For one hundred sixty -two games you try not to screw up all that smart stuff your organization did last December. – Earl Weaver
  14. Now that I'm over sixty I'm veering toward respectability. – Shelley Winters
  15. Well, in Japan, I have got a group of musicians that I have worked with a lot, that concentrate just on the hardcore stuff, say, that Naked City has been working on. We have like a repertoire of sixty songs now. – John Zorn

Usage examples for sixty

  1. And each hour held far more than sixty minutes! – The Master of the World by Jules Verne
  2. The old town stood just about as it was finished, sixty years and more before that time. – The Bondboy by George W. (George Washington) Ogden
  3. Well, honey, that story's sixty years old already, and I reckon it'll keep a little longer yet. – The Land of Long Ago by Eliza Calvert Hall
  4. There were about sixty nine more that he hadn't. – Literary Lapses by Stephen Leacock
  5. I'd rather have three hundred and sixty dollars than seventy- five. – The Boy Trapper by Harry Castlemon
  6. The master of the house was a man of sixty and very rich. – Candide by Voltaire Commentator: Philip Littell
  7. At twenty I believed it all; at sixty eight I find it difficult to believe any of it. – Records of a Girlhood by Frances Ann Kemble
  8. What chance have two hours in a battle with one hundred and sixty eight? – Around The Tea-Table by T. De Witt Talmage
  9. Suppose we say sixty thousand pounds. – Ayala's Angel by Anthony Trollope
  10. Sixty four against a hundred and twenty! – The Loom of Youth by Alec Waugh
  11. They realize that conversation as an art died the day the first automobile did the mile in sixty flat. – Writing for Vaudeville by Brett Page
  12. I played sixty six with the first mate. – Atlantis by Gerhart Hauptmann
  13. I've never paid over sixty two- and- a- half." – All's for the Best by T. S. Arthur
  14. Here's your pay- sixty inches, neither more nor less! – The Tale of Ferdinand Frog by Arthur Scott Bailey
  15. I send you a check for sixty dollars in place of a hundred. – Walter Sherwood's Probation by Horatio Alger
  16. Earth isn't merely sixty thousand light years away. – Voyage To Eternity by Milton Lesser
  17. He might have been anywhere from forty to sixty and must have been a handsome man when he was young- whenever that was. – Concerning Sally by William John Hopkins
  18. Three hundred and sixty five days of it! – Anxious Audrey by Mabel Quiller-Couch
  19. It's a sixty five mile run for us to thirty- eight for them. – The Short Line War by Merwin-Webster
  20. I think you'll probably look just as delicious another sixty years down the road. – An Encounter in Atlanta by Ed Howdershelt
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