"It's just us today. Campbell called in ethical."
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"Must you do that every time I say interest rates are bound to rise?"
"Oh, just the usual here, occupying Wall Street."
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"Hedge-fund managers have to have something over their sofas, too."
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"True, a salary cap on Wall Street may limit the talent pool, but, on the other hand, if they get any more talented we'll all be broke."
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"What I'd like, basically, is a temporary line of credit just to tide me over the rest of my life."
"Qu'est-ce que c'est?"Title: FRENCH FOR BANKERS.
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"I'm not huffing and puffing. I'm foreclosing."
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"A group of taxpayers are here to give you your bonus, sir."
"Is there someone here who is sensitive to the banking needs of women?"
"Millions is craft. Billions is art."
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Following the Cash Crop
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"Maybe what's good for Wall Street isn't good for Main Street, but it's great for Tribeca."
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Equality, Fraternity, Liquidity
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"Your money was working for you, but it suddenly quit and now it's working for me!"
"God bless you, sir."
"C'mon sweetie—you're only as bankrupt as you feel."
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"Could you stop referring to the interest rate as 'the vig'?"
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"I'm sorry. Mr. Broadbank seems to have stepped away from his desk."
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"And please let Alan Greenspan accept the things he cannot change, give him the courage to change the things he can and the wisdom to know the difference."
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"We have posted lower second-quarter earnings, reflecting placement of loans to Brazil, Ecuador, and Ms. Dunwoodie on non-accrual status."