"I've had those books for years. They represent the person I once aspired to be."
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"You're carrying a lot of pretension in your back."
"You're carrying a lot of pretension in your back."
"I live in the Brooklyn arrondissement."
"We're for calling it 'Hampton,' but they want to call it 'the Hamptons.' "
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"Of course, it's a very early Rembrandt."
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"I hate country living-I just like country-living magazines."
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"Oh, just hanging out, reading Upanishads."
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"I'm a voracious amasser of reading material."
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"Our flavors of the day are Prodigal, Importune, and Mal de Siècle."
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Now Playing at the Europlex
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Well la de da. . .
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"What are you pretending to be absorbed in?"
"Every bar has its obnoxious drunk."
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"I believe this is one of Rembrandt's earliest selfies."
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"One thing I'll say for us, Meyer--we never stooped to popularizing science."
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"Boy, boys. You're getting loud and no one gives a damn how big your salaries used to be."
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"It's one of those movies where people are always in the shadow of venetian blinds."
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"Helen, I really wish you would respect my creative process."
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"I love the way it blurs the boundary between inside and out."
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"Well, I don't consider it a tattoo. I consider it a monogram."
"Steer clear of that group. They're all terrible self-aware."