I've told myself that a hundred times.
I thanked him for his generosity and donated a hundred dollar bill to his mission.
The current balance owed was over four hundred dollars.
We're two hundred miles away.
Not in a hundred years.
I don't know what kind of wages you draw here, but I'd be willing to pay you a hundred a week plus room and board.
Some I have seen, sixty or a hundred feet long and thirty feet broad....
He carried her about a hundred yards and then set her on her feet, slapping her backside with a sting that brought tears to her eyes.
Unless someone knew the area, they could pass within a hundred feet of it and not know it was there.
It's changed a lot; almost completely, but I'm a hundred percent certain I visited Brockville.
"Which would you rather have" asked the caliph, "three hundred pieces of gold, or three wise sayings from my lips?"
In 2010, people were uploading one hundred million photos on Facebook every single day.
About two hundred yards away a lone wolf stood poised for flight, watching them cautiously.
Martha commutes weekends a hundred miles from their home.
We need an exact location too, within fifty or a hundred feet.
The hundred mile drive up the coast to Santa Barbara took more than two hours during which we chatted the entire way.
Two hundred years ago there lived in Boston a little boy whose name was Benjamin Franklin.
I think it is bigger by "twenty hundred thousand times" (my favorite number used by Shakespeare.)
So these selections from Miss Keller's correspondence are made with two purposes--to show her development and to preserve the most entertaining and significant passages from several hundred letters.
An armadillo stared at them from a rocky ledge as they passed, and a doe and her fawn darted across the trail not more than a hundred yards ahead, disappearing into the brush.
Martha would drive Howie to Boston's Logan Airport for his flight back to California while Quinn would remain to pack up his equipment before leaving later for a hundred mile drive to their home in nearby Peabody, Mass.
Peabody was two hundred and thirty miles and we arrived at our destination a little after eleven on Friday night, after nearly six hours of steady traffic.
It came from Boston, a few hundred miles away; sort of like the tip you just made.
A car was parked on the far side of the woods, about a hundred yards from the house.
For two hundred years the mountain has attracted visitors from miles away.
At one time, a hotel, accommodating a hundred guests and stable for seventy-five horses, adorned its slopes.
Several hundred but that needs clarification.
Maybe a couple of hundred sold so far, all in California.
She had not been reported missing because her mother lay dead in their small rural farm house over a hundred miles away.
It was the sound I hated more on a telephone that Henri Mancini's version of Theme from Moon Glow or any other top one hundred hits of elevator music was, 'would you please hold'?
I learned later the facility was the largest between Los Angeles and San Francisco and contained five hundred and ten beds and a fully equipped trauma center.
Science's progress over the past few hundred years has been determined mainly by the relatively slow speed at which we were able to collect data.
It was said that Mamonov's regiment would cost him eight hundred thousand rubles, and that Bezukhov had spent even more on his, but that the best thing about Bezukhov's action was that he himself was going to don a uniform and ride at the head of his regiment without charging anything for the show.
"At eight hundred leagues from France, I will not have my Guard destroyed!" he said, and turning his horse rode back to Shevardino.
If he lived to be a hundred he'd never understand women.
He offered me a hundred dollars a week plus room and board.
The home, now known as Eight Maples Farm, had been a gathering place for travelers seeking good music and refreshments, over two hundred years ago.
I was a hundred percent in favor and pleased Betsy agreed with me.
That must be three hundred and fifty miles from here!
He must have been flying a hundred miles an hour to make that mess.
Assistant Director Summerfield announced to the press at the height of the search, more than two hundred officers and volunteers were involved.
In nine months, we as a group, tracked an unknown number of missing children, culling out two hundred and eleven Howie attempted to locate.
She'd spent the past four hundred years in college, gleefully learning more and more and working out of the lab he'd funded for her.
Several hundred, close to a thousand.
The manor house had been built several hundred years ago, and every room but hers was a reflection of her father's wealth.
"You've got a rat," he said, reviewing the past hundred years of battles depicted on the map.
We had three in the last class, more than we've seen in a few hundred years.
Claire's been on the European front for a hundred years.
"Two hundred and sixty three," he started.
You killed my brother and two hundred sixty-three other Guardians.
Only this was equal to a hundred thunderstorms.
Now, thanks to an overzealous social worker, Martha was scheduled to become reacquainted with mommy dearest—in Denver, over three hundred miles away from Bird Song's nest.
The hundred-year-old Victorian building contained nine rentable rooms, each with a private bath.
Yeah. There's things that happened a hundred years ago and are best left be.
That's what a hundred and seventeen days on the road does to you!
When he lighted the oil a hundred tongues of flame shot up, and the effect was really imposing.
Then he ordered his treasurer to pay the poet five hundred pieces of gold; for, indeed, the poem which he had recited was wonderfully fine.
The caliph, Al Mansur, lived nearly twelve hundred years ago.
This happened six hundred years ago, in the city of Florence in Italy.
Sir William Jones lived nearly two hundred years ago.
He lived two hundred years ago, and was famous for his courage in defending his country.
He lived more than seven hundred years ago in a quaint little town of Italy.
John Randolph, of Roanoke, lived in Virginia one hundred years ago.
Once his ship was sailing in the great Pacific Ocean, It was four hundred miles from the coast of South America.
The door was thrown open and he saw a hundred brave men, all ready to give him aid.
"I saw two hundred of them in the village below us," said one of his officers.
More than a hundred years ago, two boys were fishing in a small river.
In 2007, Google researchers estimated there were one hundred trillion words on the Internet.
Over a hundred million videos on YouTube.
Of the twenty thousand sales he has made in his career, he probably remembers a few hundred distinctly and a few thousand vaguely.
Two hundred years later, Ludolph van Ceulen calculated it to thirty-five digits.
By 1973 it was calculated to more than a million digits, in 1983 more than ten million digits, in 1987 more than one hundred million digits, in 1989 more than one billion digits, and in 1997 more than fifty billion digits.
At present, there are about one hundred new cases reported per month around the world, infecting about the same number of people as die from lightning strikes.
One hundred thousand fans fill the stadium.
Next, imagine that happening every week for one hundred years.
For instance, have you ever seen one of those people on TV who is turning one hundred and says he ate bacon every day of his life?
Some suspect we can be made to be healthy and energetic to the age of one hundred thirty and that's it.
Not in one hundred lifetimes could I make a car.
I could not in one hundred lifetimes make a working electric lamp, even knowing what I know now.
It is as if each person has one hundred assistants working for him.
That is what we expect to be able to do, because it is theoretically possible in a hundred different ways.
"Robot" is a term almost one hundred years old, created in fiction before becoming a reality.
Beverly made one hundred nails a day.
The Nailmaker 2000 makes one hundred thousand an hour.
After the death of Gracchus, a conservative government under Sulla withdrew the subsidy, but shortly afterward, in a period of great unrest, restored it, and two hundred thousand persons stood in line.
But the big question is whether these same economics would apply in a world one hundred times richer than we are right now.
It will be regarded as a dividend of the work of the one hundred prior generations that got the world to this point.
I base that expectation in part on the fact that today, many of us already live in more comfort than the richest king in the world did two hundred years ago.
Ultimately, workhouses would provide shelter to more than one hundred thousand paupers.
If you look back across the span of time, you see wood plows being used in 4000 BC, then irrigation five hundred years later.
A couple of hundred years later, we see the Romans doing crop rotation.
Six hundred years after that, we get the windmill for irrigation.
Over the CCC's nine-year life, its workers planted nearly three billion trees, built eight hundred parks, and constructed roads in remote areas.
It affects more than one hundred million people in a hundred countries, kills more than a million people a year, and blinds another half million for good measure.
Eleni is CEO of the Ethiopian Commodity Exchange, which works like this: Farmers in Ethiopia bring their crops to any of two hundred market centers around the country.
But what if everyone in the nation, rich and poor, were to be mailed a $2,000 food card annually, redeemable at the grocery store for any of several hundred nutritious foods?
They were tied into one hundred fifty lines of one hundred men each.
In terms of murders per one hundred thousand inhabitants, England fell from roughly twenty-three in the 1300s to about one today.
We have eliminated debtors prisons, developed the idea of "women and children first," stigmatized child labor, made accommodations for conscientious objectors, widely adopted freedom of speech and the press and freedom of assembly, and a hundred more.
For these reasons and a hundred more, government should be the smallest unit that is economically and politically viable.
By far, the world's bloodiest century was the twentieth century, which saw one hundred million people die from war.
When I first made this list, it had well over one hundred entries.
Today, there are more than one hundred million.
In 2011, more than one hundred million Americans had passports.
Nearly four hundred years after his death, Shakespeare's works are read and studied around the globe.
So it was natural that to earn extra money, Jason and I would buy cool, old cars we found in junkyards for a few hundred dollars apiece.
And my darling little sister, how I wish I could give her a hundred kisses!
I had two or three hundred others and thine was one of the most welcome of all.
The contributions amounted to more than sixteen hundred dollars.
We went down a hundred and twenty feet in an elevator that we might see the violent eddies and whirlpools in the deep gorge below the Falls.
It is thrown across the gorge at a height of two hundred and fifty-eight feet above the water and is supported on each bank by towers of solid rock, which are eight hundred feet apart.
Several hundred books, including many fine ones, were sent to me in a short time, as well as money and encouragement.
After my little "speech," we attended a reception at which over six hundred people were present.
There are about a hundred girls, and they are all so bright and happy; it is a joy to be with them.
The newspapers caught Mr. Anagnos's spirit and exaggerated a hundred-fold.
Helen knows the meaning of more than a hundred words now, and learns new ones daily without the slightest suspicion that she is performing a most difficult feat.
She knows four hundred words besides numerous proper nouns.
I kept a record of everything she said last week, and I found that she knows six hundred words.
She can add and subtract with great rapidity up to the sum of one hundred; and she knows the multiplication tables as far as the FIVES.
These same questions had been asked me a hundred times by the learned doctors.
A long time ago Helen said to me, "I would like to live sixteen hundred years."
When her friend added that some of the pupils he had seen in Budapest had more than one hundred tunes in their heads, she said, laughing, "I think their heads must be very noisy."
Howard was no doubt an exceedingly kind and worthy man in his way, and has his reward; but, comparatively speaking, what are a hundred Howards to us, if their philanthropy do not help us in our best estate, when we are most worthy to be helped?
The millions are awake enough for physical labor; but only one in a million is awake enough for effective intellectual exertion, only one in a hundred millions to a poetic or divine life.
I say, let your affairs be as two or three, and not a hundred or a thousand; instead of a million count half a dozen, and keep your accounts on your thumb-nail.
Instead of three meals a day, if it be necessary eat but one; instead of a hundred dishes, five; and reduce other things in proportion.
The one hundred and twenty-five dollars annually subscribed for a Lyceum in the winter is better spent than any other equal sum raised in the town.
The Fitchburg Railroad touches the pond about a hundred rods south of where I dwell.
The surrounding hills rise abruptly from the water to the height of forty to eighty feet, though on the southeast and east they attain to about one hundred and one hundred and fifty feet respectively, within a quarter and a third of a mile.
At length the wind rose, the mist increased, and the waves began to run, and the perch leaped much higher than before, half out of water, a hundred black points, three inches long, at once above the surface.
It is much larger, being said to contain one hundred and ninety-seven acres, and is more fertile in fish; but it is comparatively shallow, and not remarkably pure.
Michaux, more than thirty years ago, says that the price of wood for fuel in New York and Philadelphia "nearly equals, and sometimes exceeds, that of the best wood in Paris, though this immense capital annually requires more than three hundred thousand cords, and is surrounded to the distance of three hundred miles by cultivated plains."
The greatest depth was exactly one hundred and two feet; to which may be added the five feet which it has risen since, making one hundred and seven.
The deepest part was found to be within one hundred feet of this, still farther in the direction to which I had inclined, and was only one foot deeper, namely, sixty feet.
To speak literally, a hundred Irishmen, with Yankee overseers, came from Cambridge every day to get out the ice.
Perhaps I shall hear a solitary loon laugh as he dives and plumes himself, or shall see a lonely fisher in his boat, like a floating leaf, beholding his form reflected in the waves, where lately a hundred men securely labored.
"I bet a hundred on Stevens!" shouted one.
If anyone else does the same, I will pay him a hundred imperials.
I want five hundred rubles, and taking out her cambric handkerchief she began wiping her husband's waistcoat.
"Bring me..." he reflected a moment, "yes, bring me seven hundred rubles, yes!
Then just think what can be done with two hundred and thirty rubles!
Though in the new reign he was free to return to the capitals, he still continued to live in the country, remarking that anyone who wanted to see him could come the hundred miles from Moscow to Bald Hills, while he himself needed no one and nothing.
He explained how an army, ninety thousand strong, was to threaten Prussia so as to bring her out of her neutrality and draw her into the war; how part of that army was to join some Swedish forces at Stralsund; how two hundred and twenty thousand Austrians, with a hundred thousand Russians, were to operate in Italy and on the Rhine; how fifty thousand Russians and as many English were to land at Naples, and how a total force of five hundred thousand men was to attack the French from different sides.
"Oh, he's all right, a good horse," answered Rostov, though the horse for which he had paid seven hundred rubbles was not worth half that sum.
An empty space of some seven hundred yards was all that separated them.
If Kutuzov decided to remain at Krems, Napoleon's army of one hundred and fifty thousand men would cut him off completely and surround his exhausted army of forty thousand, and he would find himself in the position of Mack at Ulm.
Wheels creak on their axles as the cogs engage one another and the revolving pulleys whirr with the rapidity of their movement, but a neighboring wheel is as quiet and motionless as though it were prepared to remain so for a hundred years; but the moment comes when the lever catches it and obeying the impulse that wheel begins to creak and joins in the common motion the result and aim of which are beyond its ken.
He had not ridden many hundred yards after that before he saw to his left, across the whole width of the field, an enormous mass of cavalry in brilliant white uniforms, mounted on black horses, trotting straight toward him and across his path.
"Move on a hundred yards and we are certainly saved, remain here another two minutes and it is certain death," thought each one.
I must have two hundred pots here on Friday.
Next day, the third of March, soon after one o'clock, two hundred and fifty members of the English Club and fifty guests were awaiting the guest of honor and hero of the Austrian campaign, Prince Bagration, to dinner.
Three hundred persons took their seats in the dining room, according to their rank and importance: the more important nearer to the honored guest, as naturally as water flows deepest where the land lies lowest.
Young Rostov's ecstatic voice could be heard above the three hundred others.
All Rostov's cards were beaten and he had eight hundred rubles scored up against him.
He let the eight hundred remain and laid down a seven of hearts with a torn corner, which he had picked up from the floor.
Now only twelve hundred rubles was left of that money, so that this seven of hearts meant for him not only the loss of sixteen hundred rubles, but the necessity of going back on his word.
Instead of sixteen hundred rubles he had a long column of figures scored against him, which he had reckoned up to ten thousand, but that now, as he vaguely supposed, must have risen to fifteen thousand.
Six hundred rubles, ace, a corner, a nine... winning it back's impossible...
Such a little while ago I came to this table with the thought of winning a hundred rubles to buy that casket for Mamma's name day and then going home.
Despite Count Bezukhov's enormous wealth, since he had come into an income which was said to amount to five hundred thousand rubles a year, Pierre felt himself far poorer than when his father had made him an allowance of ten thousand rubles.
I am alone in charge of three hospitals with more than four hundred patients!
Twelve hundred francs' pension for life.
On one of his estates the three hundred serfs were liberated and became free agricultural laborers--this being one of the first examples of the kind in Russia.
But, fortunately for her, she felt her eyes growing misty, she saw nothing clearly, her pulse beat a hundred to the minute, and the blood throbbed at her heart.
Besides the family, there were eight borzoi kennelmen and more than forty borzois, so that, with the borzois on the leash belonging to members of the family, there were about a hundred and thirty dogs and twenty horsemen.
The oasis of the Otradnoe covert came in sight a few hundred yards off, the huntsmen were already nearing it.
"How is it pointing?" asked Nicholas, riding a hundred paces toward the whip who had sighted the hare.
The air was repeated a hundred times.
"My dear fellow, with our five hundred thousand troops it should be easy to have a good style," returned Count Rostopchin.
It seems to me I've loved him a hundred years.
You have not two hundred thousand men, and I have three times that number.
I give you my word of honor," said Napoleon, forgetting that his word of honor could carry no weight--"I give you my word of honor that I have five hundred and thirty thousand men this side of the Vistula.
And there will be two hundred thousand of them.
And receiving the reply that there were more than two hundred churches, he remarked:
About two hundred yards away there's a tavern where ours have already gathered.
Let him that hath understanding count the number of the beast: for it is the number of a man; and his number is Six hundred threescore and six.
The town was being bombarded by a hundred and thirty guns which Napoleon had ordered up after four o'clock.
We have still six hundred quarters left, he inquired.
As proof of this the peasant had brought from Visloukhovo a hundred rubles in notes (he did not know that they were false) paid to him in advance for hay.
Though the peasants paid quitrent, Alpatych thought no difficulty would be made about complying with this order, for there were two hundred and thirty households at work in Bogucharovo and the peasants were well to do.
Out of an army of a hundred thousand we must expect at least twenty thousand wounded, and we haven't stretchers, or bunks, or dressers, or doctors enough for six thousand.
From above on the left, bisecting that amphitheater, wound the Smolensk highroad, passing through a village with a white church some five hundred paces in front of the knoll and below it.
For me tomorrow means this: a Russian army of a hundred thousand and a French army of a hundred thousand have met to fight, and the thing is that these two hundred thousand men will fight and the side that fights more fiercely and spares itself least will win.
Toward two o'clock the regiment, having already lost more than two hundred men, was moved forward into a trampled oatfield in the gap between Semenovsk and the Knoll Battery, where thousands of men perished that day and on which an intense, concentrated fire from several hundred enemy guns was directed between one and two o'clock.
The Imperial army, strictly speaking, was one third composed of Dutch, Belgians, men from the borders of the Rhine, Piedmontese, Swiss, Genevese, Tuscans, Romans, inhabitants of the Thirty-second Military Division, of Bremen, of Hamburg, and so on: it included scarcely a hundred and forty thousand who spoke French.
Behind it were seven hundred miles of hunger-stricken, hostile country; ahead were a few dozen miles separating it from its goal.
Prince Vasili, who of late very often forgot what he had said and repeated one and the same thing a hundred times, remarked to his daughter whenever he chanced to see her:
The price of weapons, of gold, of carts and horses, kept rising, but the value of paper money and city articles kept falling, so that by midday there were instances of carters removing valuable goods, such as cloth, and receiving in payment a half of what they carted, while peasant horses were fetching five hundred rubles each, and furniture, mirrors, and bronzes were being given away for nothing.
You said yourself that we have a hundred thousand rubles' worth of things in the house.
In my three shops here I have a hundred thousand rubles' worth of goods.
He said that Murat was spending the night less than a mile from where they were, and that if they would let him have a convoy of a hundred men he would capture him alive.
Fifteen hundred prisoners and thirty-eight guns were taken on the spot, besides standards and (what seemed most important to the Cossacks) horses, saddles, horsecloths, and the like.
Kutuzov did not reply, but when they reported to him that Murat's troops were in retreat he ordered an advance, though at every hundred paces he halted for three quarters of an hour.
There were about thirty officers, with Pierre among them, and about three hundred men.
They advanced the few hundred paces that separated the bridge from the Kaluga road, taking more than an hour to do so, and came out upon the square where the streets of the Transmoskva ward and the Kaluga road converge, and the prisoners jammed close together had to stand for some hours at that crossway.
A sacristan commanded one party which captured several hundred prisoners in the course of a month; and there was Vasilisa, the wife of a village elder, who slew hundreds of the French.
They reckoned that the convoy had fifteen hundred men.
Denisov had two hundred, and Dolokhov might have as many more, but the disparity of numbers did not deter Denisov.
In the village, in the house, in the garden, by the well, by the pond, over all the rising ground, and all along the road uphill from the bridge leading to the village, not more than five hundred yards away, crowds of men could be seen through the shimmering mist.
I have brought some with me, here they are"--and he showed a bag--"a hundred flints.
You send a hundred men away, and thirty get there.
Of the three hundred and thirty men who had set out from Moscow fewer than a hundred now remained.
He did not see and did not hear how they shot the prisoners who lagged behind, though more than a hundred perished in that way.
On the opposite side stood Dolokhov's Cossack, counting the prisoners and marking off each hundred with a chalk line on the gate.
"The second hundred," replied the Cossack.
An infantry regiment which had left Tarutino three thousand strong but now numbered only nine hundred was one of the first to arrive that night at its halting place--a village on the highroad.
From a campfire a hundred paces off came a sound of general, merry laughter.
In spite of the severe frost some hundred generals and staff officers in full parade uniform stood in front of the castle, as well as a guard of honor of the Semenov regiment.
Besides that, four times a year, on the name days and birthdays of the hosts, as many as a hundred visitors would gather there for a day or two.
We are so accustomed to that idea and have become so used to it that the question: why did six hundred thousand men go to fight when Napoleon uttered certain words, seems to us senseless.
God, it was a hundred years ago.
I'm not doing this for the five hundred dollars or getting in your book.
We tracked three hundred that flew into Miami or Orlando.
Everyone within a hundred miles felt what you did.
They'd had a falling out a few hundred years before and hadn't spoken since.
I passed that mark a few hundred thousand years ago.
Our European front has been growing progressively weaker the past hundred years.
The Buen, as everyone referred to it, was located in a hundred year old structure previously known as the Scott-Humphries Building, which had remained vacant for over twenty-five years.
One dark night James Hogg was on the hilltop with a flock of seven hundred lambs.
There go a hundred gold pieces all at once.
At least a hundred million websites are out there.
War, poverty, misery, and nearly one hundred million people dead came from what essentially was a single wrong turn.
Two hundred years later, William Rutherford thought he had calculated it to 208 digits but only got the first 152 correct, so we will give him credit that far.
Today, for just a few hundred dollars, you can get a copy of your genome.
There were four hundred and sixty sailors.
I need five hundred rubles, and have only one twenty-five-ruble note.
Before the battle of Borodino our strength in proportion to the French was about as five to six, but after that battle it was little more than one to two: previously we had a hundred thousand against a hundred and twenty thousand; afterwards little more than fifty thousand against a hundred thousand.
The battle began on both sides with a cannonade from several hundred guns.
If I flushed hundred dollar bills down the toilet, the city of Cleveland would run out of water before I went broke.
We stood back to back, holding hands and baby-stepped three hundred and sixty degrees, taking in the breath taking scene in all directions.
They counted them and were surprised to find that not one lamb of the great flock of seven hundred was missing.