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It's just six of one and half-a-dozen of the other.
Ones. I could see that I would be inevitably eased out, and not by doubt but by concern.
Quite a lot is a large amount but quite a few is also a large amount.
A little and a little, collected together, becomes a great deal; the heap in the barn consists of single grains, and drop and drop make the inundation.
doubtless not singular that the ladies from Merrimac Avenue
Of a little thing a little displeaseth.
Altogether too many sheep
The important question is, How many hands have I shaked?
I am only one but still i am one
-- Helen Keller
I can count my friends on one hand.
Not all that counts, can be counted
Quantity brings recognition and accolades
counted because things in my life had a way of disappearing on me, and I'd learned not to trust what I thought was there. What
I am large, I contain multitudes
Universe is plural at minimum sixfold.
a handful of crumpled stars
How many fools does it take to make up a public?
What counts that we're not counting?
Too few accomplish twice as much as too many.
... where there's one there's ten.'
That's crazy math.
How many fingers am I holding up, Winston?'
'And if the party says that it is not four but five - then how many?'
Apparently two, but one in soul, you and I ...
Fewmets is my new swear word. I'm tired of all the old ones.
How many yous have you been?
Lined up inside,
Each killing the last?
Words are like spices. Too many is worse than too few.
Treat the large as the small and the few as the many.
one. It's the kind of really hard question that comes at the end of the Raven's.
If Peter Pecker picked a pack of pecker partners, how many pecker partners would Peter Pecker pick?
Zero is only one less then one but what a difference.
Don't pigeonhole me, Georgie. I'm infinite.
We are becoming so accustomed to millions and billions of dollars that 'thousands' has almost passed out of the dictionary.
Remember this presidential candidate can count.
How many a thing which we cast to the ground, When others pick it up, becomes a gem!
A portion of the multitude must ever be coerced.
Alone, yet surrounded by thousands
You want to count, Gabrielle? One! She sucked in a breath, mad enough the words slid right out. You asshole, one!
Snowflakes, leaves, humans, plants, raindrops, stars, molecules, microscopic entities all come in communities. The singular cannot in reality exist.
Three. Two. One. One. Two. Three. What the heck is bothering me?
How many spelling misteaks are their in this sentence?
101. I may find peace with in the emptiness, how pitiful.
Now me," said Mr. Vandemar.
"What number am I thinking of?"
"I beg your pardon?"
"What number am I thinking of?" repeated Mr. Vandemar. "It's between one and a lot," he added, helpfully.
A couple hundred people around, and I'm shaking.
One missing child is one too many.
Four. I checked the other side
The wolf cares not, how many the sheep be.
Though thou wert scattered to the wind, Yet is there plenty of the kind.
Five hundred souls.
I carried them in my fingers, like suitcases. Or I'd throw them over my shoulder. It was only the the children I carried in my arms.
It's the little things that count, hundreds of 'em.
We are, each of us, a multitude. Within us is a little universe.
You can't keep counting forever
Few, save the poor, feel for the poor.
One, two, three / Buckle my shoe.
much of a muchness.
I could only handle a zillion problems at a time. A zillion and one was beyond me.
Counting one thousand gifts means counting the hard things - otherwise I've miscounted.
Count the deed, not the thought.
Count not fowre except you have them in a wallett.
Plurality which is not reduced to unity is confusion; unity which does not depend on plurality is tyranny.
Countless the various species of mankind, Countless the shades which sep'rate mind from mind; No general object of desire is known, Each has his will, and each pursues his own.
In a population of hundreds of millions, such a small number of people is a mere drop in the bucket ... but enough drops can make any bucket overflow
It takes hundreds of nuts to hold a car together, but it takes only one of them to scatter it all over the highway.
How many'd we do? is the question frequently asked at the end of the shift, when the cooks collapse onto flour sacks and milk crates and piles of dirty linen, smoking their cigarettes, drinking their shift cocktails,
But far more numerous was the herd of such,
Who think too little, and who talk too much.
One is not the loneliest number but zero is.
How many people you lost? he asks asfter a second.
God. Numbers heavy in my mind will be even heavier off my tongue. I don't know what's worse, holding their names, or turning them into a body count.
A hundred children, a hundred individuals who are people
not people-to-be, not people of tomorrow, but people now, right now
So few the grains of happiness measured against all the dark and still the scales balance.
I am not a dime a dozen! I am Willy Loman, and you are Biff Loman!
One drink is too many for me and a thousand not enough.
How many millions there are who don't want to go to Hell, but they don't want to get off the road to Hell.
I am a thousand scattered pieces that no one has bothered to put together.
A demonic horde. Upended sacks of beans. A hundred broken rosaries. There are a thousand metaphors and all of them are inadequate: forty bombs per aircraft, four hundred and eighty altogether, seventy-two thousand pounds of explosives.
How many threadbare souls are to be found under silken cloaks and gowns!
I'm not the sharpest knife in the drawer, but I do know how to count.
One is what one remembers: no more, no less.
When you are one of several, then you have lost your freedom; you cannot send for your traveling boots whenever you wish, you cannot move aimlessly about in the world. ~ Either/Or
Quality, not quantity, is my measure.
Life isn't about quantity, it's about quality.
There is strength in numbers.
It is the poor man who'll ever count his flock.
It's not enough to be numbered with the grains of sand on the beach and the stars in the sky.
It takes many sheep to satisfy one wolf.
Many thieves. One Greywaren.
How many do you think there are?" Stefan whispered.
"More than the fleas in my bed," Oakes answered.
Stefan glared at him. "I've been sleeping in your bed!" he hissed.
You can't give or take ten elephants, boss, said M'Bu firmly. He knew that counting elephants was a precision job. A man might be uncertain about how many wives he had, but never about elephants. Either you had one, or you didn't.
In her single person she managed to produce the effect of a majority.
If you are one in a million, there are seven thousand of you on the planet.
One monkey don't stop no show. Not one, not six. The struggle continues.
Nay, number itself in armies importeth not much, where the people is of weak courage; for, as Virgil saith, It never troubles the wolf how many the sheep be.
twenty in number, ranging in age from sixteen
The mill owner's wife persist. 'A dollar, my foot! Fifty cents. That's my last offer. Goodness, woman, you can get another one.' In answer, my friend gently reflects: 'I doubt it. There's never two of anything.
One to untie me, the other to point the gun at me. That's how many it takes.
One person, with good purpose, can, constitute the majority.
Total number of Items
dozens of them, all heads and arms and screaming mouths - pour
How many selves do we contain, like Russian dolls concealed within one another.
A single man of one, only pebbles can be moved, but many men together, stands no mountain that can't move.
Uncountable the number off breaths I've taken for granted in my life.
A hundred men together are the hundredth part of a man.
One man is not enough.