"I've had those books for years. They represent the person I once aspired to be."
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"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."
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"I've stopped carrying a briefcase. I don't like to flaunt my employment."
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"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?"
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"And best of all, it's completely waterproof!"
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"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."
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"Hey, there's Sara, padding her college-entrance résumé!"
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"O.K., O.K., we get the point."
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"You're a partner now, Cosgrove. Partners don't do self-deprecation."
"Hey, we're working our asses off here!"
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"I'm talking so much about books I haven't read I feel like I'm back in publishing."
"If anyone calls say I'm at the health club."
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"I'm all faux and loving it!"
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"It's not high-definition anything. It's a window."
"I've never actually run but I understand the marathon mentality."
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"It doesn't mean anything. I just like how it looks."
"The pepperoni, Wilson- get rid of it!"
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"Nobody realized I was a man to watch until it was too late."
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"We just want you to know that wherever you wind up going to college is fine with us, as long as it's someplace we can brag about to our friends."
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