"For God's sake, think! Why is he being so nice to you?"
"Thanks, Pop, but today's kids don't want money, they want leadership."
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"It's definitely a change of tactics, but the over-all strategy remains the same."
"When I grow up, I want to work with the affluent."
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"Me? I'm just here for the babes."
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"Blood pressure is fine. Now let me just check your pessimism for the 'Times.' "
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"Listen. It's at the quiet moments like this that you can actually hear the meter running."
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"Of course, the money's good, but it's the teeth that keep me coming back."
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"It's been weeks since you brought me exculpatory lilies."
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"The dreams of avarice are coming back."
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"Good morning. I'm Craig Nisbet, and I'm trying to meet women."
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"One day, son, all this will belong to the youngest woman willing to make her body my playground."
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"It's the only way I can get myself out of bed in the morning."
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"Wouldn't you want it to end sooner if you knew we were planning a fantastic après-war party?"
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"Your interest in the salary makes me wonder how 'self-motivated' you really are."
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"Why do you think you cross the road?"
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"First, I did things for my parents' approval, then I did things for my parents' disapproval, and now I don't know why I do things."
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How Cows Psych Themselves Up
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"Harmon was shaving and his stomach fell into the sink."
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"Lately, I've been thinking about becoming really good at something."
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"And you wonder why people hate activist judges?"
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"He'll call you back as soon as he's had his coffee."
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"Let's go, boys - those Christians aren't going to devour themselves."
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"Sometimes it's best just to brick them up into their cubicles."
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"Sometimes I think you only married me because I lived next door!"
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