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Quotes of Prices

  1. Tell me, what do they do for us in Bulgaria? Do they fix the prices Or is there some kind of a free market? – Dwayne Andreas
  2. Drug prohibition has caused gang warfare and other violent crimes by raising the prices of drugs so much that vicious criminals enter the market to make astronomical profits, and addicts rob and steal to get money to pay the inflated prices for their drugs. – Michael Badnarik
  3. With gas prices nationally, and especially in our area, increasingly on the rise, it is more crucial then ever that we take steps to diversify our energy sources and reduce our dependency on foreign oil. – Mary Bono
  4. Americans are also feeling the effects of soaring energy prices at the gas pump. The double burden of these added expenses will be far too much for many families. – Russ Carnahan
  5. We've passed an energy bill in the House, to help us be less reliant upon foreign oil so we can get gas prices down. But nothing happens in the Senate. – Steve Chabot
  6. If the Administration does nothing, high gasoline prices will continue to increasingly burden our economy, taking millions of dollars out of the hands of families and putting it straight into the pockets of OPEC. – Byron Dorgan
  7. I think, like everybody else in New Hampshire, when I pull up to fill up my car and I pay $50, I get upset. And I'm wondering if these prices are legitimate. – Judd Gregg
  8. Value is consequently the necessary theoretical starting point whence we can elucidate the peculiar phenomenon of prices resulting from capitalist competition. – Rudolf Hiferding
  9. The more I see of democracy the more I dislike it. It just brings everything down to the mere vulgar level of wages and prices electric light and water closets, and nothing else. – David Herbert Lawrence
  10. I am pleased that the President has signed an Executive Order this week requiring federal agencies to disclose information about prices and quality of healthcare services. – Timothy Murphy
  11. A bibliophile of little means is likely to suffer often. Books don't slip from his hands but fly past him through the air, high as birds, high as prices – William Lyon Phelps
  12. Like the vast majority of my constituents, I continue to be concerned about record profits reported by petroleum companies at a time when consumers are paying record high prices for gasoline. – Mike Rogers
  13. Rather than proposing a forward -looking energy initiative, House Republicans continue to push Big Oil's tired old ideas, ideas that will do absolutely nothing to lower gas prices for the American consumer. – Jan Schakowsky
  14. Competition is the final price determinant and competitive prices may result in profits which force you to accept a rate of return less than you hoped for, or for that matter to accept temporary losses. – Alfred P. Sloan
  15. We really shouldn't be running education like a supermarket where you compare prices – Shirley Williams

Usage examples for Prices

  1. " He is willing I should pay ordinary prices at a hotel. – Andy Grant's Pluck by Horatio Alger
  2. If the auction doesn't bring in enough to settle up everything, I may agree to sell it for a fair price; but I am sure, from the prices that it won't be necessary." – The Young Musician or, Fighting His Way by Horatio Alger
  3. Name our own prices – The Prophetic Camera by John McGreevey
  4. They'll believe we're just puttin' our heads together to do away with competition so's we can get fancy prices – Dawson Black: Retail Merchant by Harold Whitehead
  5. When the worthy farmers went to the store for dry goods or sugar, and found the prices rising with dreadful rapidity, they were at first astonished, and then enraged. – The Critical Period of American History by John Fiske
  6. Prices pretty good this season? – A Breath of Prairie and other stories by Will Lillibridge
  7. Jeremiah began: 'It seems a bad time for starting any one on business, wi' prices and taxes and bread so dear; but John and I are getting into years, and we've no children to follow us: yet we would fain draw out of some of our worldly affairs. – Sylvia's Lovers -- Complete by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
  8. I know they had two prices some time ago. – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  9. I don't get Royal Academy prices but I do pretty well." – Carnac's Folly, Volume 2. by Gilbert Parker
  10. But next spring or next summer or a year after, sooner or later, prices will begin to climb. – The Desert Fiddler by William H. Hamby
  11. 2023. Do you think the knitters generally would be content with lower prices if they got paid in cash? – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  12. The Habaneros, not accustomed to the high prices which opera tickets command in the States, had determined that they would force Barnum to lower the admission fee. – The-Life-of-Phineas-T-Barnum by Benton, Joel
  13. They are prepared at all times to pay the highest prices for negroes. – Slavery and the Constitution by William Ingersoll Bowditch
  14. 3715. Can you speak to the prices at which goods are sold in the shop at Whalsay? – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  15. He secured astonishing prices for the things he sold, and set it down to man's superior business ability when questioned by his hostess. – At the Sign of the Jack O'Lantern by Myrtle Reed
  16. Good arms at high prices were in active demand throughout the South. – The History of Company A, Second Illinois Cavalry by Samuel H. Fletcher
  17. So great is the longing for it, when once the taste is acquired, that the highest prices are freely offered for it, particularly by some of the rich natives. – The Sea: Its Stirring Story of Adventure, Peril, & Heroism. Volume 1 by Frederick Whymper
  18. Mitchell hasn't got anything, and his prices are just about double Brownjohn's ..." – The Captives by Hugh Walpole
  19. There is, and while I have not much expectation of an advance in prices I have been worrying over another affair lately. – Winston of the Prairie by Harold Bindloss
  20. It was not good form to mention prices at the Grand Babylon; the prices were enormous, but you never mentioned them. – The Grand Babylon Hotel by Arnold Bennett

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