"Hello, Braque? Picasso here. Cubism is out."
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At the Met
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"I always find paintings like this a little bit creepy."
"Sorry - He's changed His mind again. Stripes on the zebra, spots on the giraffe, no stars on the lion and make the elephant bigger and the amoebae smaller."
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"It's nice, but I never smile like that. I smile like this."
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"What's come over you since Friday, Miss Schemke?"
"But that's what being an artist is—feeling crummy before everyone else feels crummy."
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"I can't figure out what's going on with him—he should have been a star by now."
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"This painting, we're sorry to say, is pure trash."
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"A banker, eh? Can you make a living at that?"
"He hasn't the heart to discharge her. She's been with him for years."
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Pushing Man Bookshelf
The Think Tank
"Hedge-fund managers have to have something over their sofas, too."
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"Polly want to abandon speaking of herself in the third person."
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"Impressive, Meyers, but let's stick to your quantitative projections."
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"Any intellectual property yet, honey?"
"Artists are difficult, and leveraged-buyout artists are no exception."
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"Get dressed and sculpt something already."
"Damn it, man, do I look like I have any yellow ochre?"
Markets and Marketabilityby Jane Austen
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The Meeting of the Mothers of Toulouse-Lautrec and Whistler
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"Wait a minute! I didn't say we were going to Tahiti!"
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"I don't have the heart to tell him what's going on with today's art market."
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