"Where do you want to worry we're spending too much money this summer?"
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"Hi, Mr. Tepper. This is the I.R.S. Say, back in April, when you paid your tax, we had no idea of the sort of bills Uncle Sam would be running up, and-well, the long and the short of it is that we have to soak you again."
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"While we finish our desert, I thought we could all have a chat on matters fiscal."
"Fifty is plenty.". . . "Hundred and fifty."
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"I can't believe they're actually going to let us build the thing!"
"I see your consumer confidence remains undeterred."
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"Nothing ventured, nothing exchanged."
"Your card is overwrought."
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"Gee, Dave, a proposal to balance the budget wasn't really what I was expecting."
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"An almond! I thought we'd agreed—nothing extravagant."
"Everyone needs nice things to get sick of."
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Vast Amounts of Capital
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"It never fails. I'm in the bank, ready to make a deposit, and then, all of a sudden, my propensity to spend gets the better of my propensity to save."
Office of Management & Budget Deficit
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"By the way, I've ordered a new set of worldly possessions."
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"We have just enough left over to regret everything I ever did."
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"I don't mind out of control spending as long as it's on stuff I like."
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