"Being in possession of great wealth made me a bit self-conscious at first, but I finally came to terms with it."
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"Of course they're clever. They have to be clever. They haven't got any money."
"When I grow up, I want to work with the affluent."
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A "Trump Bum" sits under the "Trump Tower" sign in New York City.
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"Millions is craft. Billions is art."
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"I understand they have some lovely things."
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Thanks a Mil, Warren!
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"If I won the lottery, I would go on living as I always did."
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"Talk about old New York families—they bought their Warhols new!"
"I want you to meet Dave. You'll get a kick out of his money."
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"Hoarding is just as human as sharing."
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Our Yuppie Dad
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"Daddy made it a point not to wear gold cufflinks when he did his Christmas tips."
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"For big, important things, it's the Met and the Modern, of course—but the Whitney is great for stocking-stuffers."
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"Nonsense - I can sit on my Warhols twice as long as you can sit on yours."
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"Oh, I'm sorry, sir, my mistake. That sign was meant for someone with a less expensive car."
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"Don't waste time on Daddy. Mummy's the money."
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"A million ﬁve is the sticker price, so to speak."
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"And, if by any chance we lose your case, we specialize in sentence reduction, parole eligibility, and locating community service that isn't too onerous."
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"It's my one indulgence."
"Am I the only guy at the table who goes back to when this stuff was two hundred and fifty dollars a bottle?"
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"Sure I play hard, but I also inherit hard."
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"They're not rich-rich, but they're rich enough so that we wouldn't feel uncomfortable around them."
"Someday I want to be rich enough to get rid of everything and live like a monk."