Some articles on thousand, thousands:
... these numbers to include only twenty thousand monastics five thousand students, twelve thousand bodhisattva monastics, and three thousand elders ... Of the twelve thousand bodhisattva monastics, five thousand should be spreading the Dharma through public preaching and teaching, three thousand serving as ... transformed into a pure land by the dedication and sacrificial hard work of thousands of average bodhisattvas who were mindful of what their concerted witness could mean ...
... Thousand Cranes (千羽鶴, Senbazuru?) is a 1952 novel by Japanese author Yasunari Kawabata ... The novel is divided into five episodes "Thousand Cranes", "A Grove in the Evening Sun", "Figured Shino", "Her Mother's Lipstick" and "Double Star" ...
... the income of the office was twenty-eight thousand dollars annually ... had increased to one hundred and twenty thousand, showing something of the growth of the city ... for Phoenix the new federal building, erected at a cost of one hundred and seventy thousand dollars ...
... A temple, called the Thousand Buddha Temple (Qianfosi) was founded at the foot of the hill ... Eventually, the hill was renamed after the temple into "Thousand Buddha Mountain" ... of Lishan Road, the major avenue which runs through Jinan towards the Thousand Buddha Mountain in north-south direction ...
... the 2011 Polish census, Silesian nationality was declared by 809 thousand responders out of 5 million in the region, including 362 thousand who declared it as their ...
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Famous quotes containing the word thousand:
“History counts its skeletons in round numbers.
A thousand and one remains a thousand,
as though the one had never existed:
an imaginary embryo, an empty cradle,
emptiness running down steps toward the garden,
nobodys place in line.”
—Wislawa Szymborska (b. 1923)
“A thousand moral paintings I can show
That shall demonstrate these quick blows of Fortunes
More pregnantly than words.”
—William Shakespeare (15641616)
“And the wind shall say: Here were decent godless people:
Their only monument the asphalt road
And a thousand lost golf balls.”
—T.S. (Thomas Stearns)