"Agreed, there's a middle ground between stay the course and cut and run. But I'm quite certain it's not dance and flirt."
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"I'll give everybody freedom of nice speech."
A man hangs himself in the voting booth.
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"I suppose you think this is boring!"
"Seth, here, is one of the best young creative compromisers in the business."
"Hey, you guys, don't you remember? The big word here is 'compromise.' "
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"We don't mind the clones watching 'Roseanne,' but I don't think they should stay up for Charlie Rose."
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"Sometimes you just option it because your gut tells you this is a book that has to be butchered."
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"Can we talk through a decision that I've already made?"
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"You hate to shop—I hate to hunt."
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"We could agree to disagree but then you'd still be wrong."
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"Actually, I'm going up—and I'm going down."
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"And you thought I couldn't find Hudson River views in your price range."
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"How much for a poster?"
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Reading the sports pages.
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"Why do you have to come? Because I went to your Super Bowl, that's why."
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"I've heard mitigating things about you!"
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"Your offer to compromise has been rejected and your dog has been cast out."
"I can tell you're just hate-agreeing with me."
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"Politics is the art of nothing is possible."
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"...Then when Rockefeller and Goldwater have the convention tied up in a knot―we spring Charlie on 'em!"
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"Phil, I'd like you to meet Brian. Brian will be posing for the picture jacket of your new novel."
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Acme presents Crayons for Children Who Find the Ordinary Selection a Little "Over the Top."
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"Donald and I weren't made for each other, but we've never met the people we are made for."