What is one thousand?

Some articles on thousand, thousands:

James H. Mc Clintock - Federal Government Service
... When he became' incumbent the income of the office was twenty-eight thousand dollars annually ... office to a democrat, October 1, 1914, the income had increased to one hundred and twenty thousand, showing something of the growth of the city ... the new federal building, erected at a cost of one hundred and seventy thousand dollars ...
Taixu - Buddhist Modernism
... 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 ... world 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 ...
Thousand Cranes
... 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" ...
Ethnic Minorities In Poland - Demography - Silesians
... In 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 only nationality, 418 thousand ...

More definitions of "one thousand":

Famous quotes containing the word thousand:

    Language is the amber in which a thousand precious and subtle thoughts have been safely embedded and preserved. It has arrested ten thousand lightning flashes of genius, which, unless thus fixed and arrested, might have been as bright, but would have also been as quickly passing and perishing, as the lightning.
    Richard Chenevix Trench (1807–1886)

    I try to give to the poor people for love what the rich could get for money. No, I wouldn’t touch a leper for a thousand pounds; yet I willingly cure him for the love of God.
    Mother Teresa (b. 1910)