Apparently he was shipping someone twenty-five thousand dollars worth of cocaine.
It was stuffed with one thousand dollar bills – fifty of them.
I have over three thousand acres.
We're not talking over a thousand dollars, are we?
They say fifty thousand people have hit their web site!
Now he's three thousand miles away.
But there will be a few thousand bad guys within a stone's throw of us …" "Pull in everything we can from the east coast sectors," Dusty said.
The next god-slayer won't be born for thirty or forty thousand years.
You'd think after oh, a few thousand years, you'd remember, Jule.
I passed that mark a few hundred thousand years ago.
"Imagine all the baggage a human has after one lifetime and multiply that by a few thousand," Fate replied.
Dean was sure the old man and his dilapidated old Scout had done this a thousand times before.
From this higher level, Dean could see a patch of the road a thousand feet below him.
Though she couldn't recall the thousand-year process it took to reach this very place, she knew the end results.
He doubted his night – or his next few thousand years – was going to get any better than this.
Mainly because it broke a few thousand Immortal Codes.
She'd been seen by a doctor who'd been dead twenty years, was babysitting a four-hundred-thousand-year-old angel, and the grim reaper spent the night on her couch.
You'd be in a thousand pieces if not for me.
Here's your cut-- two thousand and forty three dollars, Kevin said, and counted out the money on the desk.
The pod was well-insulated; she didn't feel the three-thousand-degree temperatures a foot from her.
With the town's elevation near eight thousand feet, plenty of snow was to be expected.
Mother's about two thousand years old; but she carelessly lost track of her age a few centuries ago and skipped several hundreds.
And we are of an excellent family and have a pedigree that I challenge any humans to equal, as it extends back about twenty thousand years, to the time of the famous Green Dragon of Atlantis, who lived in a time when humans had not yet been created.
A thousand years ago boys and girls did not learn to read.
But it held a beautiful golden tripod that was worth more than a thousand fishes.
In the first ten years of attempting to make better hybrids, Borlaug's group made more than six thousand crossings of wheat.
Remember my earlier statement that a farmer treats a thousand acres of corn as a single entity because it is not cost effective to deal with each corn stalk separately?
I recall with unmixed delight those days when a thousand childish fancies became beautiful realities.
A thousand odds and ends of knowledge come crashing about my head like hailstones, and when I try to escape them, theme-goblins and college nixies of all sorts pursue me, until I wish--oh, may I be forgiven the wicked wish!--that I might smash the idols I came to worship.
There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at the root, and it may be that he who bestows the largest amount of time and money on the needy is doing the most by his mode of life to produce that misery which he strives in vain to relieve.
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.
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.
So the soldiers, after a twenty-mile march, were kept mending and cleaning all night long without closing their eyes, while the adjutants and company commanders calculated and reckoned, and by morning the regiment--instead of the straggling, disorderly crowd it had been on its last march the day before--presented a well-ordered array of two thousand men each of whom knew his place and his duty, had every button and every strap in place, and shone with cleanliness.