"Me? I'm just one of those shadowy figures who inhabit the mysterious twilight world where the medical and legal professions meet."
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"Now you're getting the hang of it!"
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"And here's good news for the defense. I am disqualifying myself on the grounds of blatant prejudice."
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"We're talking business ethics not ethics."
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"If you want justice, it's two hundred dollars an hour. Obstruction of justice runs a bit more."
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"It's the S.E.C. How do you plead?"
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"You have, it would appear, high recognition!"
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"There's not a dime's worth of difference between the candidates. They're both carnivores."
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"I think we'd be lucky to have you taking over even if you weren't untainted."
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"Do you think now we're doing fewer illegal things we can scale back the legal department?"
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"I own one plane, two yachts, four houses and five politicians."
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"Perkins here, representing taxes."
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"Listen, pal! I didn't spend seven million bucks to get here so I could yield the floor to you."
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Absolute Power Corrupts Absolutely.
"There's nobody in right now. They're all out looking for hanky-panky."
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"The figures for the last quarter are in. We made significant gains in the fifteen-to-twenty-six-year-old age group, but we lost our immortal souls."
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"Look into my heart, get a sense of my soul."
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Some other drugs you may enjoy.
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"I don't know if it's me or the system, but it seems harder and harder to make a mockery of justice."
"On the other hand, it's great to be out of Washington!"
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"Sure, money may be imaginary - but at least it's got everybody imagining it."
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"You've been around here longer than I have. What are 'congressional ethics'?"
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"We must root out corruption at the highest levels of government and make it look like it's happening at the lowest levels of government."
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"As your cell bitch, I imagine my Sarbanes-Oxley expertise should come in quite handy."
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