"I own one plane, two yachts, four houses and five politicians."
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"Simply put, Marcia, I want to be your President."
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"Why don't you come out and join us Tuesday night. We're a group committed to peacefully and nonviolently watching television."
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A Born Politician
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"An enormous amount of advanced engineering has gone into our latest models. That's not to say, of course, that an enormous amount of advanced engineering hasn't always gone into all our models."
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"When he reached the end of the pier, the rhetoric turned nasty."
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"I brought out the meekness in others."
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"We get this place renamed the 'men-only prison,' and women will be demanding admission."
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"It's obviously very fond of you, sir!"
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"Sure you'll be cramped, but you'll be cramped in luxury."
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"In a business setting with lots of underline nodding in agreement I'm very persuasive
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