"Yes, I'm sure it looked cute and clean, but I would sooner starve to death than eat lunch in a place called Jennifer's Biscuit."
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"Of course they're clever. They have to be clever. They haven't got any money."
"If I won the lottery, I would go on living as I always did."
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"Look, fella—can't you see this is an executive smokers' group?"
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If you give a mouse a fancy pillow.
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"Not everyone benefits from technological advances."
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"You should know - I don't feel rich."
"Don't waste time on Daddy. Mummy's the money."
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"Everybody comfortable? Got what they want? Know their place?"
"Laundry - the great leveller."
"I'd like you to meet Frank Russ. He's just arrived on foot."
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"You can't argue with success."
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"They're not rich-rich, but they're rich enough so that we wouldn't feel uncomfortable around them."
"You want to bring a class-action suit? Are you out of your mind?"
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"Apparently, he's old rock-and-roll money."
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"I read 'Art News.'"
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"Richard has always had a gift for languages."
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"He's pleasant enough but he's definitely not sushi grade."
"Is this it? Are we going to spend the rest of our lives flailing around in the growing gap between rich and poor?"
"It's the stone age, son, and your folks have stones."
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"We'll begin boarding our first-class passengers after a ten-minute pause in honor of the even wealthier people who fly in private jets."
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An in amusement park shooting gallery aims at targets labelled Westhampton, Easthampton, & Bridgehampton
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"The gap between the rich and poor, … how can we increase it?"
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"I get no kick from champagne."
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"To the unsophisticated, I suppose, I'm guilty."
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