cost quotes

Writers and books are cheap dates, especially when you compare the cost of a book with a ticket to the opera - or an NHL game.Margaret Atwood

There are countries that prefer to think that they're buying comfort at the cost of others, but I don't think that's the way you can act in this world. There are no neutral groups.Jose Maria Aznar

It must be awfully frustrating to get a small raise at work and then have it all eaten by a higher cost of commuting.Ben Bernanke

A successful economic development strategy must focus on improving the skills of the area's workforce, reducing the cost of doing business and making available the resources business needs to compete and thrive in today's global economy.Rod Blagojevich

We work very cost effective and I sell my movies in 100 territories on my own.Uwe Boll

In Rwanda that genocide happened because the international community and the Security Council refused to give, again, another 5000 troops which would have cost, I don't know, maybe fifty, a hundred, million dollars.Lakhdar Brahimi

The community of developers whose work you see on the Web, who probably don't know what ADO or UML or JPA even stand for, deploy better systems at less cost in less time at lower risk than we see in the Enterprise. This is true even when you factor in the greater flexibility and velocity of startups.Tim Bray

The fact remains that most of us are anesthetized to the true cost and true value of long term care insurance.Michael Burgess

The key is to cut out the middleman and empower both doctor and patient with information about what things cost.Benjamin Carson

In Britain, libel damages are small and people build them into the cost of doing business. In America, libel is very rare and much harder to prove, but the damages are enormous.Graydon Carter

I don't know if winning at any cost is wrong or not. There are times I've thought that the end justified the means.George Clooney

Democrats are fighting for a new direction that includes protecting Social Security as well as making healthcare affordable, bringing down the high cost of gasoline, and making higher education more accessible for all Americans.Jim Clyburn

The cost of acquiring new customers and maintaining those relationships in an online environment versus bricks and mortar is significant.Stephen Cohen

There's no reason for Gillette to be world class on the web, but there's every reason for Gillette to be world class in producing billions of high powered razor blades at low cost.James Collins

Christians need to take the lead in educating people that children are gifts, as my autistic grandson most surely is. By going down the path we're currently on, we might one day get rid of genetic diseases, but only at the cost of our own humanity.Charles Colson

Each is under the most sacred obligation not to squander the material committed to him, not to sap his strength in folly and vice, and to see at the least that he delivers a product worthy the labor and cost which have been expended on him.Anna Julia Cooper

My deal was that they would use a full-length picture of me in my underwear and a full-length picture of me all done up, and they would write about how long it took and how much it cost, because that was the whole point. It was very liberating.Jamie Lee Curtis

As soon as she gets her divorce one of us is going to marry her. We don't know which. She is about as beautiful a woman as I ever saw, and very witty and well-informed, but it would cost a good deal to keep her in diamonds.Richard H. Davis

A public option is essential to creating the cost-savings necessary to offset the cost of providing all Americans access to affordable health care.Diana DeGette

There are jobs, particularly database-oriented ones, for which computers are necessary, but for everyday office life, I question whether they have brought the productivity that their enormous cost, up to £10,000 per person, demands.Felix Dennis