"You fed me tuna and cleaned my litter box, Harris, and I'm not going to forget it."
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"Now you're going to be procrastinating with the big boys."
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"Now, now, Harrison, we all start somewhere."
"If we give you an office with a window, how do we know you won't just fly away?"
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"Take my advice, Roberts, and hide your light under a bushel."
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"In five years, I see myself with the same job title, about the same salary, and significantly more responsibilities."
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Discussed on Car Talk
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"Miss Gaines, send in someone who reminds me of myself as a lad."
Scented and Unscented Magazines
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"Some clown tried to thrust greatness upon me. I took evasive action."
"I want you to play a bigger role in the day-to-day operations of ignoring the obvious."
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"Did you think the ladder of success would be straight up?"
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Raid the law offices of Michael D. Cohen
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"Why should I feel small? I've just been put in charge of the whole Eastern region."
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"You call that a suit?"
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"Chad is doing product placement on the Simpson trial."
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"Miss Adamson, pluck someone from nowhere and put him in a position of responsibility."
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"And this will be you new home."
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"Good news, Connors. I'm elevating you to crony."
See Manhattan . . . By Car!
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"Mrs. Robinson, are you trying to get me to listen to your podcast?"
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"Of course, once you're a scapegoat you long to be dead wood again."
"This job is going nowhere."
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"I made partner!"
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