Tags:suburban, suburbia, the suburbs, doorman, doormen, door person, door people, middle class, middle class life, butler, butlers, real estate, home, homes, awning, awning, welcome, welcomes, welcoming, entrance, entrances, impression, making an impression, keeping up appearances, show off, showing off, show-off
"I've had those books for years. They represent the person I once aspired to be."
Tags:aspiration, aspirations, aspired, aspiring, dream, dreams, ambition, ambitions, goal, goals, lost dream, lost dreams, broken dream, broken dreams, ambitious, date, dates, pretentious, pretension, pretensions, love life, snob, snobs, elitist, elitists, girlfriends, show off, show offs, show-off, show-offs, showing off, academic, academics, academia
"Tune-up? I think I can bring something to it."
Tags:tuneup, tuneups, tune up, tune ups, tune-up, tune-ups, car mechanic, car mechanics, mechanic, mechanics, repair, repairs, car repair, car repairs, repair person, repair man, show off, showing off, show-off, brag, bragging, bragger, bragger, rip off, ripped off, rip off, rip-off, rip-offs, car, cars, auto, autos, automobile, automobiles
"I'm working on a children's book."
"Only the rich can afford this much nothing."
Tags:minimalism, minimalist, minimalists, rich, rich people, rich person, wealth, wealthy, wealthy person, wealthy people, empty, empty space, modern, interior design, interior designers, interior designer, date, dates, dating, boyfriend, boyfriends, girlfriends, relationship, relationships, couple, couples, show off, showing off, pretentious, snob, snobs, posh, snobby, negative space, unused space, spacious, design, designs, designer house, designers houses, designer home, designer homes
"Listen to this baby purr."
Tags:purr, purrs, purring, car, cars, new car, new cars, auto, autos, automobile, automobiles, mice, mouse, cat, cats, horse, horses, engine, engines, gearhead, gearheads, car lover, car lovers, show off, shows off, showing off, cat lover, cat lovers, cat person, cat people, proud, pride, consumer, consumerism
"We're going to the park to size up the competition."
"Can you please just say 'Fault', and quit adding 'is not in our stars but in ourselves."
Tags:fault, faults, tennis, tennis player, tennis players, tennis fault, tennis faults, pretentious, pretension, pretentiousness, shakespeare, william shakespeare, quote, quotes, shakespeare quote, shakespeare quotes, the fault is no in our stars, famous quote, famous quotes, famous quotation, famous quotations, show off, show offs, show-off, show-offs
"I've stopped carrying a briefcase. I don't like to flaunt my employment."
Tags:flaunt, flaunts, flaunting, flaunted, briefcase, briefcases, brief-cases, employment, employments, employee, employees, unemployment, unemployment level, unemployment levels, unemployment figures, office job, office jobs, corporate culture, accessory, accessories, showing off, show-off, show off, show offs, showing-off
"I've done my tour of duty on Wall Street."
Tags:wall street, wall st, nyc, new york, new york city, farm, farms, farmer, farmers, farming, tractor, tractors, tour of duty, war, wars, construction, builder, builders, building, construction worker, construction workers, pretentious, snobby, snobs, snob, show off, showing off, brag, bragging, agriculture, agricultural
"Stilton's the king, Camembert and chèvre are landed gentry, and cheddars are the serfs, you know."
"Lorraine just kicked off her shoes. That's the start of her one-woman show."
"Oh, just great, Dick. How are things going with you?"
Tags:business man, business men, business person, business people, businessman, businessmen, businessperson, going well, success, successful, party hat, party hates, happy, happiness, content, contented, brag, bragging, bragger, braggers, show off, show offs, show-off, show-offs, celebrate, celebrating
"And best of all, it's completely waterproof!"
Tags:desert, deserts, water, thirst, thirsty, dying of thirst, stranded, dehydration, dehydrated, mesa, watch, watches, waterproof, swiss watch, swiss watches, chronograph, chronographs, brag, bragging, boast, boasting, ostentation, ostentatious, materialist, materialism, show off, show offs, death, you can't take it with you
"We do a lot of amazing work bringing the arts to people who don't want the arts."
Tags:party, parties, cocktail party, cocktail parties, the arts, charity, charities, charity work, charitable donation, charitable donations, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes, benefit, benefits, charitable foundation, charitable foundations, endowment, endowments, introduction, introductions, show off, showing off, show-off, boast, boasting, boaster, boasters
"Gladys was disappointed that she couldn't make it tonight. This is what she would have worn."
"I was going to chuck it all and go to Paris but I didn't have enough frequent-flier miles."
Tags:frequent flier, frequent fliers, frequent flier miles, frequent-flier miles, excuse, excuses, making excuses, bad excuse, bad excuses, failed writer, failed writers, sob story, sob stories, bad writer, bad writers, giving up, give up, show off, show offs, show-off, show-offs, showing off, flirt, flirts, bad date, bad dates, paris
"Hey, there's Sara, padding her college-entrance résumé!"
Tags:college application, college applications, charity work, charitable work, extra-curricular, extra-curricular activities, extra curricular activities, course application, course applications, college resume, college resumes, college entrance resume, college entrance resumes, college-entrance resume, college-entrance resumes, modern life, show off, show offs, showing off, show-off, show-offs
"O.K., O.K., we get the point."
Tags:show off, show offs, showing off, dance, dances, dancing, dancer, dancers, presentation, presentations, business meeting, business meetings, executive, executives, boardroom meeting, boardroom meetings, stop, stops, stopping, halt, halts, halting, over-the-top, elaborate, over-elaborate, circus, circus performer, circus performers, circus performance, circus performances, business meeting, business meetings
"Look out! Here comes Denis Farnell and his 'wellness unto death.' "
Tags:party, parties, cocktail party, cocktail parties, health, wellness, healthy, fit, fitness, positive, positivity, gossip, gossiping, gossiper, gossipers, talking trash, talking smack, smack talk, trash talk, jealous, jealousy, friend, friends, acquaintance, acquaintances, introduction, introductions, show off, showing off, proud, ego, egotistical, egocentric
"You're a partner now, Cosgrove. Partners don't do self-deprecation."
"Hey, we're working our asses off here!"
Tags:dog, dogs, puppy, puppies, pet dog, pet dogs, pet shop, pet shops, window display, window displays, dog adoption, show off, show-off, show offs, show-offs, showing off, performing, performance, performances, frustration, frustrations, under appreciated, underappreciated, dog lover, dog lovers, pet, pets, dog owner, dog owners, mans best friend, man's best friend