"I can't help thinking there's a book in this."
"Nooo. Not my legs."
"Instead, let me be your investment advisor and get you eleven-per-cent return, year in and year out, regardless of market conditions."
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God Goes Down Low/Adam Is Too Slow
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"'Kchow! Kchow! The roscoe spoke twice, and Mike dodged behind a-' Hang on, wrong book."
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Moses' Reading Glasses
"Don't worry, Ma - I'm too big to fail."
"Everyone wants to known what Jesus would do. No one ever asks how Jesus is feeling about his complicated relationship with his father."
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"So it's a case of he said, she said, it said."
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"This is the tree of knowledge. We also have a tree of athletic ability and a tree if you want to be a good dancer."
"I thought that while he's in there brushing his teeth it would be a good opportunity for us to talk."
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"And the Lord said, 'They shall gradually, so as not to cause unemployment, beat their swords into plowshares.'"
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"No one said we couldn't eat the snake."
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"Use a five iron!"
Skyscraper/Tower of Babel
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"Bring me the head of John the Baptist. Just kidding. Get me the Paulson file."
"I knew the woodpeckers were a mistake."
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"I say we throw the damn things overboard."
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"Not at all the sort of comment one was expecting."
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"I preferred the Old Testament God."
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"Maybe you should go make sure we're in the right line."
"He'll have abandonment issues."
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"A pillar of salt? Why, you poor, poor man."
"It's Irv Pelton, Mr. Mather, from the Voice Crying in the Wilderness Department."
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