"I'll pause for a moment so you can let this information sink in."
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"Run it by legal." "Run it by accounting."
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"A tattoo? You're kidding. It sure looks like a suit."
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"In six more weeks, these M.B.A.s will be ready for market."
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"I think someone put him on hold and then disconnected."
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"I was wondering when you'd notice there's lots more steps."
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"The little match girl realized too late what her mistake had been. She had failed to diversify."
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"Happy Mother's Day, Mom. And ditto for Thanksgiving and Christmas."
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"Of course it's not my son. My son is a nitwit. That's me, thirty years ago."
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"Security? There's a goddam tree in my office."
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"I've told you why I need a dog. Now suppose you tell me what makes you think you might be that dog."
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MAIL CALL AT THOMPSON, HALVERSON, SPIELMAN & OSGOOD
"And you thought it was so easy just to ignore me on the subway."
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"We're talking business ethics not ethics."
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"Can I call you back? I'm with a piece of string."
A school of fish following one fish who is labeled "CEO".
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"I've made my fortune, and now it's time for me to run for office and consolidate it."
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"Does anything need my imprimatur?"
"I can't sleep. I just got this incredible craving for capital."
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"No, not there, please. That's where I'm going to put my head."
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"It's come to my attention, Wycliff, that you're actually planning a life outside the office."
"Some of us negotiate our contracts better than others."
"Some of us negotiate our contracts better than others."
"Oh, just the usual here, occupying Wall Street."
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"The trick, as I see it, is to insulate yourself with layers of deadwood."
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