It will cost you something.
It must have cost a fortune!
That must have cost you a pretty penny.
I am simply curious at what cost you are willing to pursue your goal.
It would cost more than seven dollars to have them dry cleaned and pressed.
My ticket cost a whole lot less dough.
Do you have any idea how much this gym cost to set up?
It would cost you a fortune.
Ultimately it had cost them a child and her ability to have more.
A good book would sometimes cost as much as a good house.
It will cost you something.
It had 4K of memory and cost my parents about $200.
I hope it didn't cost you too much.
The cost of their imported food doubles, and I guarantee you the foreign-owned factory won't double wages as a result.
It appears from the above estimate, that my food alone cost me in money about twenty-seven cents a week.
This people must cease to hold slaves, and to make war on Mexico, though it cost them their existence as a people.
A tradesman's wife was showing a rent in her shawl and telling how much the shawl had cost; another was saying that all silk goods had now got dear.
What would it have cost him to hold out for another two days?
You know it has cost money!
The clever cost savings idea of sleeping in the car didn't sound so safe right now.
I mean, there would be the cost of drapes, rugs, pictures and other things.
Cynthia raised her eyebrows as he asked, "Guess how much they cost me?"
It would only cost her Xander.
And I don't intend that the lesson she has learned at the cost of so much pain and trouble shall be unlearned.
For the most part the farmer gives to his cattle and hogs the grain of his own producing, and buys flour, which is at least no more wholesome, at a greater cost, at the store.
Even his lingering doubt about the real cost of her deals with Darkyn didn't extend to the question of whether or not he was meant to be with the woman in his arms.
"That's for recruiting me without telling me it'd cost my soul," Harmony said, crouching beside her.
"That thing cost a fortune," Tamer replied.
Her stupidity had cost a life this time – the life of a dear friend.
The cost derives from the application of huge amounts of energy, intelligence, and technology to obtain and process the raw materials: digging and smelting to create high-grade steel, harvesting and refining and molding to make rubber parts, and so on.
But what if that energy cost fell to zero?
However, the company likely won't choose this outcome because the $10 cost of cleanup is not paid by the company but by society.
The second would be to argue that the cost of materials to build the Mercedes won't fall by a thousandfold.
Again, the materials to build the car are abundant; their cost is high because of technology deficiencies around retrieving and refining them, not an underlying rarity.
And we all know about those that optimize for cost and nutrition but the resulting food tastes awful; I have consumed enough wheatgrass to attest to this.
But the cost is so negligible that no one thinks much of it.
The cost of food will fall to nearly zero as the number of farmers in the world falls to zero and food becomes as cheap as clean water.
In point #7, war would cost you your foreign customers.
Besides, I have been told that "sociables" cost more than other kinds of bicycles.
They cost a great deal to publish and they have not a large enough sale to make them profitable to the publisher; but there are several institutions with special funds to pay for embossed books.
My furniture, part of which I made myself--and the rest cost me nothing of which I have not rendered an account--consisted of a bed, a table, a desk, three chairs, a looking-glass three inches in diameter, a pair of tongs and andirons, a kettle, a skillet, and a frying-pan, a dipper, a wash-bowl, two knives and forks, three plates, one cup, one spoon, a jug for oil, a jug for molasses, and a japanned lamp.
It was insignificant and unnecessary, and cost more than it came to.
"It is dreadful, dreadful!" she was saying, "but cost me what it may I shall do my duty.
"Yes," said Rostov as if it cost him a great deal to utter the word; and he sat down at the nearest table.
And cost what it may, I will arrange poor Amelie's happiness, she loves him so passionately, and so passionately repents.
He continually hurt Princess Mary's feelings and tormented her, but it cost her no effort to forgive him.
It was said that Mamonov's regiment would cost him eight hundred thousand rubles, and that Bezukhov had spent even more on his, but that the best thing about Bezukhov's action was that he himself was going to don a uniform and ride at the head of his regiment without charging anything for the show.
I didn't have much of an idea about the cost of raising children then, either.
A little golf, but that just frustrates me and cost money.
He was armed but hadn't yet replaced the trench coat she cost him soon after they met.
No matter what the cost to her.
If he did switch them and his little gag came to light, it wouldn't only cost him the election; it would cost him his whole career.
Did it matter, if doing as they said cost her Gabriel?
No idea what it'll cost, though.
Deidre's boyfriend, Logan, cost Darkyn two of the valuable shape-shifting demons.
Suddenly, a blank check – even from Death – didn't seem like enough for what his one kiss might cost her.
Andre was dressed in cashmere and wool, his hair kept short and neat, his loafers more expensive than Kris's conference room had cost to build.
"You need only say my name, and I'll come to you," he grated at last, as if the words cost him a hefty bet.
Katie's eyes widened in surprise as she recognized a brand of moisturizer that cost a few hundred dollars.
Everything comes at a cost, Gabriel, which you know.
She was dressed in a long, white fur coat that Katie had no doubt cost more than a small house.
He began to think his own actions had cost him the choice he'd yet to give her: to stay forever or return to her planet.
It wasn't designed to absorb perspiration and probably cost twice the price of a David Dean suit, at least the last time he'd purchased one.
But the high cost of lift tickets and rentals made downhill skiing look like an infrequent outing.
But those things cost big bucks.
The excitement at the coop had cost Alex his chance to watch a birth, but he accepted the loss in good humor.
Easing her pain cost him nothing, but he wasn't about to go hungry.
She wanted to know more, but what would it cost her?
Guicciardini reckoned the cost of the war to Leo at the prodigious sum of 800,000 ducats.
Four years later he captured Caryae, ravaged the territory of the Parrhasii and defeated the Arcadians, Argives and Messenians in the "tearless battle," so called because the victory did not cost the Spartans a single life.
It is estimated that this cardinalate cost France about eight million francs.
The State Capitol, built of native granite and marble (1887-1895, cost $2,500,000), is an imposing building.
She creates premium services on her site that cost just $9.95 a year that include a number of additional features and virtual goods.
What will change is the amount of data that will be recorded, the speed of the processors, and the cost of storage and computation.
When the cost of recording all the data is zero, the cost of processing it is zero, and the cost of accessing it zero, then the many sciences, especially human health, will be democratized.
The ability to instantly and, for a very low cost, reliably transfer money to anyone on the planet is a key ingredient in increasing the amount of trade that occurs online.
The cost of interactive information exchange, such as asking questions about products you are contemplating purchasing, has fallen to nearly zero.
Low-cost business websites hosted around the world.
These new methods are considered advances if what they produce is worth more than the cost of their parts.
But for now, I want to leave you with a preposterous thought: In the future, a new Mercedes Benz will cost just $50.
The point is that the cost of making almost everything is mostly energy and intellect, not raw materials.
As my economics professors insisted, cost is determined by scarcity and demand.
The cotton gin cut the cost of removing seeds from cotton.
Lowering the cost of something is an increase in efficiency and an increase in the wealth of the overall system.
And say the net cost to society of having a gallon of polluted water dumped into the river—the cleanup cost, or the economic impact of the gallon of dirty water—is $10.
If the company pollutes, it should bear the cost of that pollution.
The country requires a minimum wage because workers paid below the poverty line have an added cost on society.
The memory for that computer cost me $40 per MB, just under $200.
This 4,000MB (or 4GB) of memory cost a bit more than $200.
So I saw, in real dollars, the cost of computer memory fall to one one-millionth of what it was thirty years ago.
So a thousandfold increase in capacity at one-fortieth the cost is like the $50,000 Mercedes dropping to a buck and a quarter.
And remember, it can be obtained both by a plummeting cost and an increasing value of the thing to you.
Yes, I see the cost of food falling a thousandfold.
About clothes, and how robots will weave garments that never wear out from materials not yet invented that will cost very little.
Nations can do this by acquiring enough military might that an attempted land grab would cost their neighbors more than they would get if successful.
In the fat years, agricultural prices are pushed downward by the abundance, often below the cost of harvesting and transporting the crops.
It would cost a million dollars and not even be as good as a Chevy.
To sequence corn's genome took four years and cost US$30 million.
Remember my earlier statement that a farmer treats a thousand acres of corn as a single entity because it is not cost effective to deal with each corn stalk separately?
It is this combined with the fact that their targets, too, are worth more; the cost of rebuilding a modern city today dwarfs the cost of rebuilding that city fifty years ago.
You still can buy it from the government's bookstore; a recent one ran about two thousand pages and cost about $200.
And it will come at no cost to our humanity.
Those conveniences which the student requires at Cambridge or elsewhere cost him or somebody else ten times as great a sacrifice of life as they would with proper management on both sides.
The building of a new church, previously begun, had cost about 10,000 in each of the last two years, and he did not know how the rest, about 100,000 rubles, was spent, and almost every year he was obliged to borrow.
Looking at his cold face, as he sat like a stern schoolmaster who was prepared to wait awhile for an answer, Pierre felt that every instant of delay might cost him his life; but he did not know what to say.
The burning of Moscow had cost him, according to the head steward's calculation, about two million rubles.
But in January Savelich came from Moscow and gave him an account of the state of things there, and spoke of the estimate an architect had made of the cost of rebuilding the town and country houses, speaking of this as of a settled matter.
Next time, it'll cost you to leave my bed.
The cost –" "I'll pay it.
There are emerging procedures that will help people who need it, but the cost is beyond what any hospital will spend, knowing no one can pay for it.
That castle cost a fortune to build.
Assistance might come from their direction, but any favor from the Council would cost him dearly in another way.
He turned away, not wanting to care about the cost of getting his mate back.
It would cost the price of a car payment for the early evening special, if the posh place had such a thing!
On the 13th of July 1447 he was consecrated in Eton church, when the warden and fellows and others of his old college gave him a horse at a cost of £6, 13s.
Pierre did not know why, but since Karataev had begun to grow weaker it had cost him an effort to go near him.
He worked all day, climbed the hills looking for her – not to mention the worry she had cost him today.
This pan will cost a dollar.
That would necessitate raising the cost of the tours for guests.
That internal focus had ultimately cost her the ultimate relationship.
Then, there would be the cost of the wedding - and what about finals?
The other will cost one of you.