Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 272
Developed Countries

Medical costs are of concern, both in developing and developed countries.

- A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

My Life Movie

But I'm never gonna get to a point in my life where what it costs to shoot a movie is going to determine what it is. The limits of my imagination is the only thing that's gonna stop me.

- Abel Ferrara

Think Religious

I think church and state should remain entirely separate at all costs, and that the decision of religious marriage should be of each faith to debate and decide free of political influence.

- Adam Rickitt

Think I Think

I would say that kids are great in many ways, because I think that we are less hampered when it comes to 'this costs too much' or 'that's impossible'.

- Adora Svitak

Honesty Third

Marriage requires searing honesty at all costs. I learned that from my third wife.

- Alan Arkin

Over Projects

The costs of badly-run NASA projects are paid for with cutbacks or delays in NASA projects that didn't go over budget. Hence the guilty are rewarded and the innocent are punished.

- Alan Stern

Survive Below

Most companies can survive even if their debt ratings are lowered below investment grade, although they will have higher borrowing costs.

- Alex Berenson

Law Doing

For CNBC, and for Wall Street, billion-dollar fines for violations of the law are just part of the price of doing business, along with litigation costs and 'compliance.'

- Alex Pareene

Benefits However

Co-creation is much more work than writing somewhere in a hidden corner and then publishing your content. However, the benefits outweigh the costs.

- Alexander Osterwalder

Product Enduring

It's harder than ever to build an enduring company. As soon as a product strikes a nerve with customers, competitors emerge globally because the costs to start are so low.

- Alfred Lin

Will Buy

One of the problems that we are confronted with is, when we decide to buy or build a home, we don't get a clear picture of what closing costs will be of that home.

- Alphonso Jackson

Guy Bill

Enough people have now mentioned Bill Nye the Science Guy to me that I now desperately avoid it all costs.

- Alton Brown

Big Promoting

You could go out with a camcorder tomorrow and make a movie with virtually no money, but promoting a tiny low-budget movie costs $20 million. And the money they spend on the big movies is astronomical.

- Amy Heckerling

Waste Going

With the skyrocketing costs of prescription drugs, American taxpayers shouldn't be footing the bill for medicine going to waste.

- Amy Klobuchar

Development Apply

If Canada could simply apply the basic principles of sustainable development, such as the internalization of costs and 'polluters pay,' it would have long-term beneficial effects, both environmental and economic.

- Andrew Nikiforuk

Question Get

We really do have to get at the underlying question of health-care costs.

- Angela Braly

In The Past Having

Having led many negotiations with countries outside the E.U. in the past, we would never enter the same compromises and reach the same good outcomes with states that don't shoulder the responsibilities and costs of the common market.

- Angela Merkel

Cold Set

Look at it this way: if you write the novel of 'Cold Mountain,' it costs exactly the same to produce and market as a novel set in a room. If you make the film, the disparity of costs is huge.

- Anthony Minghella

Never Lives

What we pay for with our lives never costs too much.

- Antonio Porchia

United States United

It costs about $27 million to win a seat in the United States Senate, so when you win one, you like to sit down.

- Arlen Specter

Achieve Having

Having once decided to achieve a certain task, achieve it at all costs of tedium and distaste. The gain in self confidence of having accomplished a tiresome labor is immense.

- Arthur Helps

Depend Cost

Costs of manufactured articles importantly depend on the cost of raw materials as well as labour.

- Charles E. Wilson

Legal Abuse

Lawsuit abuse is a major contributor to the increased costs of healthcare, goods and services to consumers.

- Charles W. Pickering

Cost No Question

There is no question that managed care is managed cost, and the idea is that you can save a lot of money and make health care costs less if you ration it.

- Charlie Norwood

Small Having

Having started and owned two small businesses, I know what a challenge it is to keep up with the rising costs of your employees' healthcare premiums.

- Chellie Pingree

Always She

A ship is always referred to as 'she' because it costs so much to keep one in paint and powder.

- Chester W. Nimitz

Couple Income

I had a couple come in with a negative amortization mortgage on a house that costs way too much relative to their income. They're consuming real estate, not investing in it.

- Chris Cooper

Raising Fraught

Cap-and-trade is a dangerous policy fraught with the potential for significant corruption, and it would hurt my constituents and our economy by raising energy costs.

- Chris Gibson

Health Care Costs

I want to drive down health care costs.

- Chris Gibson

Small Working Class

For working-class families and small businesses... we have got to find ways to lower energy costs.

- Chris Gibson

Always Very

I always have a very strong sense of shaming oneself, and you can do that a lot in the public eye, so it's best avoided at all costs I think.

- Chris Lowe

Change Center

I wanted to create a multibillion dollar company that lets me go out and let us go out and change the world and create a Skin Cancer Awareness Center that costs a quarter a billion dollars.

- Curt Schilling

Bargaining Benefits

Choosing to work where there is a union and getting the related benefits of higher wages and collective bargaining, but not paying a fair share of the costs of representation, would be freeloading, right?

- Cynthia Dill

Cost Accordingly

Every retailer, when they price their goods, looks at their total cost overall. When they have costs go up, they'll price their products accordingly.

- Dan Butler

Some Audience

Getting an audience requires luck as well as talent. Some artists are private and shy. It costs them too much.

- Dana Spiotta

How How Much

No one thinks of how much blood it costs.

- Dante Alighieri

Reason Benefits

I want to go public because I have the right reason to go public - because the benefits outweigh the costs.

- Dave Goldberg

Think Very

I think we have to be very careful when we toss around terms like 'cut health care costs.' We would do very well to expect a cut in the rate of increase.

- Dave Obey

Be Careful Need

We need to be careful when we talk about cutting health care costs. They are not going to be reduced - what we really want to do is do is slow the rate of increase.

- Dave Obey

Think How

I don't think architecture is radical. How can something that takes years and costs millions be radical?

- David Chipperfield

Fact Been

I do know that homelessness is related to housing, and we haven't been producing housing in the numbers that our community requires - a lot of the escalating costs of housing is related to the fact that supply is way short than demand.

- David Ige

Small Which

The first principle of the market economy is that it is comprised of many small buyers and sellers, which implies a substantial degree of equity. Another fundamental market principle is that costs are internalized in the producer's price.

- David Korten

Pharmaceutical New

Pharmaceutical companies have invested hundreds of millions of dollars in new HIV/AIDS treatments not out of altruism but because they can make up those research costs in sales.

- David Mixner

Film Less Money

I did this film for less money than it costs to stay in this hotel. We shot it in 20 days. We couldn't screw up takes for fun because we didn't have enough film.

- Dean Cain

More Equipment

It costs less to eat and live more healthfully. Walking, loving, meditating, and quitting smoking are free and require no special equipment.

- Dean Ornish

Will Receive

Low-income seniors who choose to enroll in a drug discount plan will receive $600 of Federal assistance in 2004 and 2005 to further defray the costs of their medications.

- Jim Gerlach

Reason However

Many of us are alarmed at the skyrocketing cost of medical care, including patients, who are the consumers. However, medical malpractice is not the reason for these increasing costs.

- Joe Baca

System Lot

The mechanical food system externalizes a lot of costs like obesity or Type 2 diabetes.

- Joel Salatin

Shoot Astronomical

It's so hard and impossible to shoot in L.A. The costs are astronomical.

- Joel Silver

Need About

If I believe we need free personal care, we need an honest discussion about what it costs with a well-managed, well-trained workforce.

- Johann Lamont

Maine Reduce

Our goal is to make Maine the healthiest state in the nation and reduce our overall health care costs.

- John Baldacci

Will Clear

My duty is clear and at all costs will be done.

- John Burns

Education Young

The Republicans have chosen to neglect young Americans who need assistance with the costs of higher education.

- John Conyers

Product Reasoning

By the Obama administration's reasoning, it would be constitutionally permissible to make Americans purchase nearly any product (broccoli, gym membership) that improved their health and thereby contributed to lower health-care costs.

- John Cornyn

Before Need

In a way it costs thousands dollars before you could actually go out to put the show on because you'll need equipments, all the lights you know, and that's more just going out and playing you know.

- John Deacon

Risks Chance

There are risks and costs to action. But they are far less than the long range risks of comfortable inaction.

- John F. Kennedy

Health Care Costs

Governor Kasich and I won't agree on everything, but agree we've got to control the rise in health care costs on all levels.

- John Hickenlooper

Before Needs

We have put the energy needs and costs of hardworking Coloradans before any special interest agenda or false promise.

- John Hickenlooper

Environmental Large

It is economically irrational to exclude large environmental costs from the balance sheets of the producers and the consumers. You are only kidding yourself if you export those costs on to society as a whole.

- John Holdren

Means In The Past

And, in the past, it has been all too easy for legislators to load costs onto business in order to meet broader social goals. And costs for business means costs for consumers.

- John Hutton

Here Red Tape

Here in the UK the government has decided to accept the recommendations of the Better Regulation Task Force to measure and make targeted reductions in the administrative costs - the red tape costs - that regulations impose on business.

- John Hutton

Pharmaceutical Part

First of all, pharmaceutical costs are the single fastest-growing part of our health care budget.

- John Kitzhaber

Want Pharmaceutical

I don't want to suggest that controlling pharmaceutical costs is the answer to what ails the U.S. health care system. It isn't.

- John Kitzhaber

Year Hopkins

It costs $30,000 to $50,000 per year to send someone to jail. You don't have to pay so much to send someone to school at Johns Hopkins.

- John Money

Needs Raising

The three main political parties all agree the UK deficit is high and needs to be brought down. All agree that it is easier to get a deficit down if you have faster growth, cutting unemployment-related costs and raising revenues.

- John Redwood

Last Wal-Mart

Why should a company like Wal-Mart - who made $10 billion last year alone - be able to force taxpayers to foot the bill for their health-care costs?

- John Sweeney

Nothing Which

A good word is an easy obligation; but not to speak ill requires only our silence, which costs us nothing.

- John Tillotson

Respect Newness

Americans have been conditioned to respect newness, whatever it costs them.

- John Updike

Doing TV

Coming off of 'Book of Mormon,' I had a lot of opportunities. I didn't want to do TV, actually. I really wanted to get paid nothing and keep doing theater at all costs.

- Josh Gad

Which Same Thing

Sometimes you leave the house for school, and you realize you're wearing the same thing as your toddler, which is embarrassing! I try to avoid it at all costs.

- Julia Restoin Roitfeld

Loan Amount

No loan is free. The costs are in your loan somewhere, maybe rolled into the amount to be refinanced or even coming at a higher interest rate.

- Barbara Corcoran

Very Minimize

When companies minimize their costs, they can spend more on R & D and marketing. It's just very logical.

- Barry Lam

Big Having

The one benefit of having done all kinds of movies as an actor is, you learn the pros and cons of being tempted to do a really big movie because it costs a lot of money.

- Ben Affleck

Other Borne

The president, just as any other American, deserves a legal defense against personal lawsuits not related to his office. But the costs of that defense should be borne by him and not the taxpayer.

- Ben Nighthorse Campbell

Move Time And Money

There's no way you can shoot low-budget stuff on lots of locations. It's just a practicality thing because every time you move, it costs time and money.

- Ben Wheatley

Rising General

Healthcare costs are rising, and not just Medicare and Medicaid, but healthcare in general.

- Gwen Moore

Stress Rising

The rising costs of higher education coupled with the stress of paying student loans are putting increasing pressure on students.

- Hank Johnson

Accurate Mistaken

The flaw in the statute is that in all its applications, it operates on a fundamentally mistaken premise that high solicitation costs are an accurate measure of fraud.

- Harry A. Blackmun

Future Contribution

It is critical to bundle all future variable costs of supporting the customer in order to fairly estimate the future contribution.

- Bill Gurley

Balloon Wastes

I don't believe in publicity before a film is completed. It costs you money and wastes your energy, and you're inflating your balloon before you have a balloon.

- Haskell Wexler

Digital Cost

It used to cost money to disclose and distribute information. In the digital age it costs money not to.

- Heather Brooke

Rather Goes

Trusting people to pursue their own futures invariably provides better outcomes. Money goes where it is needed, rather than being absorbed by administration costs.

- Bill Shorten

Build Everybody

Everybody has to build double-hull tankers, but charterers don't want to pay for the extra costs.

- Helmut Sohmen

Next Like

I'm a bargain shopper! I get a thrill from looking like a million dollars in an outfit that costs next to nothing.

- Blac Chyna

Fact Cheaper

A common misconception is that the costs of health care are cheaper in rural America, when in fact the reality is that they are more expensive and more difficult to access.

- Blanche Lincoln


The decision in McCutcheon v. FEC is a devastating blow in efforts to rein in out-of-control costs of campaigns.

- Bob Beckel

Cheaper Substances

Liquid oxygen is one of the cheapest manufactured substances on Earth. In large quantities, it costs pennies per kilogram - cheaper than milk or beer.

- Henry Spencer

High Southwest

Keep costs low and spirits high, and the people of Southwest Airlines will keep LUV in the air.

- Herb Kelleher

Amount Advanced

When it costs you the same amount of manufacturing effort to make advanced robotic parts as it does to manufacture a paperweight, that really changes things in a profound way.

- Hod Lipson

Big Lot

The big difference between sex for money and sex for free is that sex for money usually costs a lot less.

- Brendan Behan

Rising Means

Rising health care costs make it impossible to plan for the future, and that means it's impossible to hire more people.

- Brett Guthrie

Law Critical

I have voted to repeal the president's health care law and will continue to advocate for its repeal. Additionally, I will push for critical reforms that focus on controlling costs and empowering patients within the health care system.

- Brett Guthrie

Think Very

I'm very impatient. I am. That's the bane of my game. I don't think about what I'm going to do - I just go hit it, I don't stop to wait and think. Costs me two shots a round.

- Brett Hull

Love Been

I love writing and can't imagine not being able to do it. I want an easy life and if it had been difficult I wouldn't be doing it. I do admire writers who do it even though it costs them.

- Iain Banks

High Incredibly

The financial costs of family breakdown are incredibly high.

- Iain Duncan Smith

Play Similar

Archery is not a sport for everyone. The equipment costs a lot, and it is not easy for everyone to find a place to play. It is perhaps similar to golf, but of course there are more golf courses than archery fields.

- Im Dong-Hyun

Big Very

It costs a lot of money to release a movie. What you'd call art-house movies - movies that don't have big stars or big budgets - they're very hard for distributors to get behind 'em and take chances.

- Bryan Brown

Doing Benefits

Many states can no longer afford to support public education, public benefits, public services without doing something about the exorbitant costs that mass incarceration have created.

- Bryan Stevenson

Hire Sunk

I can hire out for editing, proofreading, formatting, and cover design, and those are fixed, sunk costs. Once those are paid, I can earn 70% on a self-pubbed ebook.

- J. A. Konrath

How Much How

If you have to ask how much it costs, you can't afford it.

- J. P. Morgan