"The curvature of the screen tricks the brain into perceiving that you're not overpaying."
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"Jason, I'd like to let you play, but soccer is a girls' game."
"I think, Your Majesty, that you are perceived as an élitist."
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"Mr. Dyer says he has no interest in speaking to anyone who would remain on hold for so long,"
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"You're the only one who sees the real me."
A car drives past a sign that reads "Style 4 1/2 miles" and "Substance 385 miles".
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"I envy you—laughing all day long, and being paid for it, too!"
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"If you retweet it and you have '0' followers, was it retweeted?"
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"Ceci n'est pas un Magritte."Picture of a pipe.
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A series of men stand on each other, squashing the ones below.
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"People used to think of Miriam as zany. Later, she was generally perceived as kooky. Now, I'm afraid, the consensus is that's she's flaky."
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"My client has been convicted by the media, but I am confident that his conviction will be overturned on appeal by the three major networks and the 'Times.'"
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"I pick up on people's pain, Alexander. What's wrong?"
"I'm sorry. I wasn't listening."
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"Don't get too attached, everything you cherish will disappear the moment you look away. Nothing you love is permanent."
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"The problem is to get rid of the perception that we receive perks but not get rid of the perks."
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"You are fair, compassionate, and intelligent, but you are perceived as biased, callous, and dumb."
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"Wonderful! This way I can go block after block talking to myself and nobody looks at me as if I were crazy."
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"I suppose it should be enough that I heard it."
"And remember, son, perception isn't reality - money is."
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"A day is a long time."
"I give and I give but all they see is take."
"Those are wonderful insights jack but we're, Looking for actual ideas."
"We'd prefer the sort of place where we won't catch any disfiguring diseases or be killed by fanatics."
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