"We're encouraging people to become involved in their own rescue."
"No, thanks - I'm a libertarian."
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"I'm thinking of stopping a podcast."
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"Hockersmith & Associates. May we help you?"
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"Listen, Mom, I'm not your little girl anymore."
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"But, remember, you're responsible for your own happiness."
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"When I was your age, I was an adult."
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"When those damn graphic novels started coming out—that's when it all went down the toilet."
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"I thought I was going to be much more blown away by the Liberty Bell."
Welcome to Lovers' Leap
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"I'm at that point in my life when I don't want my parents to tell me what to do but I still want to blame them for it."
"My parents are at the age where they're very involved with their own activities."
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"And from now on you'll address me as Jesse 'The Governor' Ventura."
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"Next time you hold up a crowded store, don't wear a recognizable fragrance."
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"Keep your eyes open for one of those little stores that don't exist anymore."
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"That was great, Howard. The perfect antidote to mindless summer fare."
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H. Ross Perot: The Formative Years
Goldilocks at Sundance.
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"I used to be an idealist, but now I'm an independent."
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"You don't need me. You don't need anyone. You are Americans."
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"H. Ross Perot and me. Now, that would be a balanced ticket!"
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