"I don't think you're getting enough stress."
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The Return of Guarded Optimism
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A sensitive, well-balanced thought attempts to enter the daydreaming room, but is rebuffed by emotionless thermal windows.
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A deadline comes to chew up a worker.
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"Well, yes, it's a routine procedure - if you routinely have someone slice open your body with sharp instruments and then fiddle with your insides."
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"No, no, that's not a sin, either. My goodness, you must have worried yourself to death."
"I usually wake up screaming at six-thirty, and I'm in my office by nine."
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"Please, Al. You know the backstroke scares the children."
"No, I don't need an alarm clock - anxiety is my alarm clock."
"Wait a minute - I know there's something we've forgotten to worry about."
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Zen And The Art Of Bankruptcy
"Isn't that other plane awfully close?"
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"I suppose one could say that stress is an inescapable part of the human condition."
"These are the Fortneys. The Fortneys are young worrieds."
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"Things are crazy right now. Let me get back to you after the holidays."
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"Class of 2008, never let the excuse 'I can't find my pants' stand in the way of your dreams."
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A man is sat between thugs on the subway.
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"Our next speaker looked into the abyss and made a few notes."
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"I envy you—laughing all day long, and being paid for it, too!"
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"Remember the good old days, when all we had to worry about was a dollar-sixty-a-pound sirloin?"
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"I have to go wee-wee."
Coming Soon: The G.P.S. for Conversations
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"Off to meditation?"
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