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For 200 years we've been conquering nature.
by Tom McMillan

For 200 years we've been conquering nature.
Now we're beating it to death.
- Tom McMillan

No matter what other plans are out there,
this is the best plan.
- Tom McMillan

Might I perhaps win my wings?
I've been waiting for over 200 years now, sir,
and people ARE beginning to talk.
- It's a Wonderful Life (1946 movie)

If I had my career to play over, one thing I'd do differently is swing more.
Those 1,200 walks I got, nobody remembers them.
- Pee Wee Reese

 

I have 137 pairs of shoes and 200 pairs of jeans.
- Frances Bean Cobain

Nobody should hit .200.
Anybody should hit .250.
- Charley Lau

I gave up writing blurbs because you make one friend and 200 enemies.
- Leslie Fiedler

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The Marshall is supposed to be 200 watts,
but mine's never worked right; it peaks out at 80.
- Stevie Ray Vaughan

Last I checked, the album was #82 out of the top 200
on the Billboard charts thanks to you all.
I pray that keeps moving up and with your help it will.
- LaToya London

He was very concerned about his children potentially
being kidnapped or attached,
and that's why they were covered up.
When he went to Berlin zoo, there were 200 photographers.
- Martin Bashir

In 1917 - as we have seen, - Italy suffered a great reverse,
losing 200,000 soldiers and immense supplies.
- Kelly Miller

In 29 years, I had recorded over 2,200 songs.
I was amazed.
- Kate Smith

I can't hit a ball more than 200 yards.
I have no butt.
You need a butt if you're going to hit a golf ball.
- Dennis Quaid

We have indeed been fortunate in this country.
Over the last 200 some odd years since our Nation was founded,
rarely have there been attacks upon our homeland.
- Virgil Goode

Well, you know, if you do 200 shows a year,
they're not all going to be like Castle Donnington.
- Sebastian Bach

Judicial review has been a part of our democracy in
this constitutional government for over 200 years.
- Ron Kind

Newman has it all worked out.
I get a million.
He gets a million two, but that includes $200,000 expenses.
- Lee Marvin

I wasn't able to lower my cholesterol so they put me on a statin drug.
It is called lipitor.
I was able to lower my level in about 30 days from above 300 to below 200.
- Mark Spitz

I've decided to pick my moment to retire very carefully -
in about 200 years time.
- Brian Clough

I sent 200, 300 of the clothes that I had made,
and the dancers chose what they liked.
- Issey Miyake

I only made $200 a week and I had to buy my own bullets.
- Jackie Gleason

Since, however, it is immaterial whether the work is
done by assistants or a machine,
I decided to build a machine equivalent to an array
of about 200 separating funnels.
- Archer J. P. Martin

If I had done 'Titanic,' it would have made,
probably, $200,000 - worldwide.
So I think my life would have been very,
very similar.
- Billy Crudup

The issues are by some geometric number -
100 or 200 or 500 -
times more complicated today than we appreciated them
to be when Franklin Roosevelt was around.
- Gaylord Nelson

Kennedy said that if we had nuclear war we'd kill 300
million people in the first hour.
McNamara, who is a good businessman and likes to save,
says it would be only 200 million.
- Norman Thomas

Stadium rock and commercial rock are the opposite of what poetry needs.
An audience of around 200 is ideal for poetry.
- Adrian Mitchell

People always underestimate the impact of technology.
To give you an example: In the 1970s the frontier for
offshore development was 200 meters,
today it is 4,000 meters.
- Daniel Yergin

Today, our economy is divided: fifty percent is the
public economy and fifty percent is the private economy
that includes small companies employing from 4 to 200 workers.
- Ibrahim Rugova

Hemingway hated me.
I sold 200 million books, and he didn't.
Of course most of mine sold for 25 cents,
but still...
you look at all this stuff with a grain of salt.
- Mickey Spillane

The Teen Challenge Training Center on Pennsylvania
farmland houses over 200 men in rehab.
Other farms and centers have been birthed out of this
ministry all over the world.
- David Wilkerson

Emergency health care for illegal aliens along the
southwestern border is already costing area hospitals $200 million a year,
with perhaps another $100 million in extended care costs.
- Gary Miller

Between New York and LA, there's 200 million people that aren't hip,
and they don't want to be hip.
- Jeff Foxworthy

Men won't read any email from a woman that's over 200 words long.
- Doug Coupland

It is interesting to note that the 200 richest people
have more assets than the 2 billion poorest.
- David Korten

Willie Nelson, out there 200 days a year,
calls his band family.
And it is.
- Brad Paisley

Time is money, as they say, and it was never more apropos
than on a television show,
where a minute is worth about $200!
- Dirk Benedict

But clearly the fact that we've gone from zero Iraqi
security forces on duty in May to up to 200,000 today
is an enormous accomplishment,
but it's not enough.
- John Abizaid

Well, I've maybe gotten 200 requests for interviews about Marilyn,
and I just decided I'm gonna do my own.
- Eli Wallach

I consider anybody who weighs over 200 pounds fat,
and time was when I could not refrain from telling such people so.
- Gloria Swanson

American Gods is about 200,000 words long,
and I'm sure there are words that are simply in there 'cause I like them.
I know I couldn't justify each and every one of them.
- Neil Gaiman

Whether it's on top of a phone booth or a $200 million soundstage,
it's about stories.
- Peter Gallagher

Those days if you drove cross country and you broke
down on the side of the road,
and the sign says 200 miles to the next gas station,
you knew you were so screwed.
- Rob Zombie

Trouble is, I don't get to play a lot at the moment
because I've just signed a contract where I've got
to do 200 shows a year in pubs,
so the golf's fallen away a bit.
- Eric Bristow

In terms of segments, I think we've done 1,200.
- Robert Stack

We have 2 million users in the U.S.
and about 13 million worldwide in more than 200 countries.
- Niklas Zennstrom

What's taken God 200 years to create was wiped out
in a couple of days by what was apparently an arsonist,
And it just shows you what a sick world we live in nowadays.
- Bill Janklow

Every year, nearly two-thirds of the approximately
200,000 patients in need of a bone marrow transplant
will not find a marrow donor that matches within their families.
- Nathan Deal

I'm projecting somewhere between 100 million and 200
million computers on the Net by the end of December 2000,
and about 300 million users by that same time.
- Vinton Cerf

I think it's easier to make a film with 200 million dollars than 960 grand.
- Matthew Vaughn

As I understand I took most so-called democratic states
about 200 years on average to build their democracies.
That is why, when we go to sleep under totalitarian
rule and wake up in a democracy,
it makes me laugh.
- Aleksandr Lebed

If we're going to spend a lot of money to deal with
the problem of 200 million guns in the country owned
by 65 million gun owners,
we ought to have a system which will work and catch criminals.
- John Dingell

Let's put it this way: if you are a novelist,
I think you start out with a 20 word idea,
and you work at it and you wind up with a 200,000 word novel.
We, picture-book people, or at least I,
start out with 200,000 words and I reduce it to 20.
- Eric Carle

There are nearly 200 countries and a population of
over 6 billion in today's world.
International affairs should be addressed by all countries
through consultations rather than monopolised by a few powers.
- Li Peng

It is preposterous that the current members of the
United States Senate and all of their predecessors
for more than 200 years haven't been able to read the
Constitution and do what it says.
- John Jay Hooker

I'm very new to the industry.
I'm not on the Billboard 200 and that is alarming to me.
But when I sat down with my management they said it's
not a big deal and that it happens all the time.
- Justin Guarini

I am very puzzled by the fact that young people are getting infected again.
They don't take precautions despite an enormous amount of information.
It's like riding a race car at 200 kilometers an hour.
Some people like the risk.
- Luc Montagnier

I want to thank the efforts of the American Public
Health Association and its 200-plus partners who have
organized events around the Nation that serve to raise
everyone's awareness of the need to improve public health.
- Lois Capps

We sometimes received - and I would read -
200 manuscripts a week.
Some of them were wonderful, some were terrible;
most were mediocre.
It was like the gifts of the good and bad fairies.
- Marilyn Hacker

I would be very happy to see 3.5 billion humans wiped
out from the face of the earth within the next 150
or 200 years and I am quite prepared to go myself with this majority...
let us all look forward to the day when the catastrophe strikes us down!
- John Aspinall

The main points were: one, the amount of Israel's nuclear weapons,
how many Israel had, that no one could predict or know,
including the CIA.
They were thinking about a number like 10 or 15.
But I came out with a number between 150 to 200.
- Mordechai Vanunu

Our neighbor Canada has 2,200 troops serving in Afghanistan.
Canada has also assumed responsibility for the Provincial
Reconstruction Team in Kandahar,
which was originally established by our own military.
- Tom Lantos

Someone earlier made a remark about losing 500 soldiers
and 2,200 wounded in Iraq.
Those soldiers were sent there by the vote of Sen.
Lieberman, Sen.
Edwards and Sen.
Kerry.
I think that is a serious matter.
- Howard Dean

Obama was 200 percent advertising.
I promote myself to sell my brands.
Because now I am a kind of celeb.
I am in a different world than the fashion industry.
I am with Mick Jagger, Michael Jackson,
Madonna.
I build me as a celebrity.
- Christian Audigier

Hurricane Katrina, coupled with Hurricane Rita,
which came promptly on Katrina's heels,
claimed more than 1,200 American lives.
Together, they caused more than $200 billion in damage.
- Ellen Tauscher

The day after the prison was transferred to the military intelligence command,
they had an entire battalion - 1,200,
1,500 soldiers - arrive at Abu Ghraib just for force protection alone.
- Janis Karpinski

I mean, the Constitution of this country was written 200 years ago.
The house I was living in in Madrid is 350 years old!
America is still a project, and you guys are working
on it and bringing new things to it every day.
That is beautiful to watch.
- Antonio Banderas

The major material advantage, financial advantage from
having a reserve currency is that between 200 and 300 billion dollar bills,
that may be twenty, fifty, hundred dollar bills as well as ones,
exist in the world - a lot of them in Russia as you all know I'm sure.
- Robert C. Solomon

I mean, I don't know anything else that I would try to do,
but it's a very frustrating thing to do,
because you are trying to take what's a fantasy in
your head and make it live through the minds of 200 people.
- Sydney Pollack

If I designed a computer with 200 chips,
I tried to design it with 150.
And then I would try to design it with 100.
I just tried to find every trick I could in life to design things real tiny.
- Steve Wozniak

You know, we - if, for example, Jerry Brown can withstand,
you know, what will probably end up being $200 million
of spending by his opponent and get elected governor of California,
that will be a big victory in the nation's largest state.
- David Axelrod

But the nature of my main work in chemistry can be
better represented by more than 280 English publications,
of which roughly 200 concern the theory of chemical
reactions and related subjects.
- Kenichi Fukui


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