Not really. Near empty phone battery really has no consequences vs. Near empty-gas tank means that i'd possibly be stuck somewhere.
this costs far more than waiting to be home and recharge
Depends on how important you are
yeah.. im not.. most are not
Depends, maybe hes referring to the acid in the battery, that would make me freak out
If you live in rural areas, this is not true.
Situational, but more or less agreeable
Not for me .... I could live without my cell phone indefinitely. My car, not so much.