If One Word Does Not Succeed, Ten Thousand Are Of No Avail.
If one word does not succeed, ten thousand are of no avail.
And torture one poor word ten thousand ways.
-- John Dryden (1631-1700) -- Britannia Rediviva, Line 208...
One word is worth a thousand pictures. If it's the right word. -- Edward Abbey
If "everybody knows" such and such, then it ain't so, by at least ten thousand to one.
One picture is worth more than ten thousand words. -- Chinese proverb
Love: the word that paints a thousand pictures.
Pictures worth a thousand words take ten thousand times as long to draw.
To be honest as this world goes, is to be one man picked out of ten thousand.
-- William Shakespeare (1564-1616), Hamlet -- Act ii, Sc. 2...
Ten thousand years - a single thought. A single thought - ten thousand years. -- Zen saying