We live in what is, but we find 1,000 ways not to face it. Great theatre strengthens our faculty to face it.
— Thornton Wilder
My neighbor is now an 18-wheeler who comes by here 1,000 times a day.
— Gordon Smith 1000 quote
Where the ENIAC is equipped with 18,000 vacuum tubes and weighs 30 tons, computers in the future may have only 1,000 vacuum tubes and weigh only 1 1/2 tons.
You cannot do a goal. Long-term planning and goal-setting must therefore be complemented by short-term planning. This kind of planning requires specifying activities. You can do an activity. Activities are steps along the way to a goal. Let's say you desire security. Putting $10.00 in the bank or talking to your stockbroker about your investment plans are activities that will move you toward your goal.
— Alan Lakein
Making a million dollars is the simplest thing in the world. Just find a product that sells for $2000 and that you can buy at a cost of $1000, and sell a thousand of them.
— 1000 quotation by Jerry Gillies