"That reminds me of a scene from 'The Big Lebowski.'"
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"In the first place, it isn't "maddening crowd.' It's 'madding crowd.' "
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"Larry couldn't be here today, but representing him is the scene from 'The Shawshank Redemption' that he quotes from every time."
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"You misquoted St. Thomas Aquinas, Albert Camus, and me."
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"May I air-quote you?"
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"When a man is tired of pasta, sir, he is tired of life. Dr. Johnson."
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"I had some upsetting news today… 'Fish gotta swim, Birds gotta fly'."
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Bartlett's Unfamiliar Quotations
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(Diamonds shining, … Dancing, dining, …with some man in a restaurant. Is that all you really want?) (Are you making this up?) (Unsophisticated Lady)
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"Oh yeah? Well I happen to be quoting from either 'Time' or 'Newsweek.'"
" 'Abandon all hope' only comes in the sweatshirt."
"That was not a quote, that was an original."
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"May I quote you?"
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"I love it when you quote my blog back to me."
"As Jerry Brown says..."