"Understand, Richardson, I don't believe in evolution, but I do believe in Darwinism."
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"I'm a vegetarian who eats meat."
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"What we want to tap into here is denial."
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"A low-level person who doesn't mean anything will see you now."
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"Oh, that sounds awful. I can only imagine how you must be feeling."
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"We worked hard, damn hard- but we knew when to stop. We were not workaholic."
"And when I became a man, I put away childish thingees. Thingamabobs. Whatever."
"I'm fine. I want you to tell me how to change everyone else."
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"We've decided to express our concern for the environment by redecorating."
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"It isn't generally realized, Mr. Tully, but we bankers are not in this business for the money."
"World War III? Hmm. O.K., but, remember, nobody gets hurt."
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"My lessons on Enlightenment are a prerequisite to my graduate-level course on Investing in Derivatives."
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