Some articles on selling:
... The biggest selling single to peak at #3 is New Order's "Blue Monday", which has sold just over a million copies ... If we are talking about the biggest selling single to peak at #3 where sales from re-issues are not counted, then Everything But The Girl's "Missing" takes the record ... was released which became the second biggest selling single in the world (30 million copies sold) ...
... In 1903 land sold for twenty-five cents an acre, but by 1906 it was selling at fifty dollars an acre, and by 1910 the price had increased to as much as $300 an acre ... Shary, who developed the citrus industry, was selling his grapefruit by 1919 ... lives, and some local businessmen exploited the recent migrants by selling them useless land ...
Famous quotes containing the words song, highest and/or selling:
“By a knight of ghosts and shadows
I summond am to a tourney
Ten leagues beyond the wide worlds end:
Methinks it is no journey.”
—Unknown. Tom o Bedlams Song (l. 5760)
“It is not woman who claims the highest in man. It is a mans own religious soul that drives him on beyond women, to his supreme activity. For his highest, man is responsible to God alone.”
—D.H. (David Herbert)
“Then he entered the temple and began to drive out those who were selling things there; and he said, It is written, My house shall be a house of prayer; but you have made it a den of robbers.”
—Bible: New Testament, Luke 19:45,46.