"I love the middle class, with their values and everything."
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"How did you become interested in nature?"
"Did you really just tell me to keep my eye on the ball?"
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“Yes, sir, Ira, considering that you share eight percent of your genes with the common flatworm, you’ve done all right.”
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"Why do you always have to be so paternalistic?"
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"The bottom 99.9%- They're what it's all about."
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"When did we go from being edgy to being cranky?"
"What part of Noh don't you understand?"
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"Retirement suits him. He can be distracted for half a day by two minutes worth of mail."
"No matter how old I get, he still calls me 'boy'."
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"We love the view. It helps to remind us that we're part of a larger community."
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