"I've had those books for years. They represent the person I once aspired to be."
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"I'm thinking of doing Pamplona this year."
"Come on, Louis. No risk, no reward."
"When I grow up, I want to work with the affluent."
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"How will you ever know whether you're a flying squirrel if you don't give it a shot?"
"Of course I hope to find gold. But my real goal is spiritual growth and inner peace."
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"Dad, would you consider a leadership gift to my snowboard capital campaign?"
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"I aspired to authenticity, but I never got beyond verisimilitude."
"Fetch and roll over weren't enough-then they sent me to philosophy classes."
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"Yes, but what I really want to do is write children's books."
Gifts from the House of Low Goals.
My Goal: The Hamptons
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"Someday, son, all this will be mine."
"Did you ever have that baby you wanted so much?"
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"Timothy, success is nothing to fear."
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"Hannibal got elephants over the Alps. Bearing that in mind, somebody think of something."
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"You can be anything you want to be - no limits."
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"And now I'd like to sing a little song written specially for me called 'I Wanna Be President.' "
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"I'm running away to join the Cirque du Soleil."
"I just hope I can do half as well with my future as you did with yours."
"Your hopes and dreams - we saved them for you."
"I'm Miss Missouri, but my goal is to become Miss California."
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"Class of 2008, never let the excuse 'I can't find my pants' stand in the way of your dreams."
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"We're the blue dot. We want to be at the red dot. Instead, we're in prison."
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