"We find shopping at the farmers' market to be more self-congratulatory."
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"It's not enough that I fly first class...my friends must also fly coach."
"Why buy and Idaho spud when you can have a potato of distinction that grows only in the soil of northern France?"
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"Hey, relax, Ron - the big cutback I'm talking about implementing around here is my chocolate."
"Everybody gets a raise."
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"Personally, I'm a doer."
"Stan thinks he's better than us now that he's a bowling consultant."
"If you didn't want to feel inferior to your classmates, you shouldn't have gone to such a good school."
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"Which of tonight's specials is the most sanctimonious?"
"I may be biased, but I believe goat cheese is superior."
"Mary, will you stop this insecure nonsense? I didn't say Gladys was superior to you in any way. I only said I was in love with her, for God's sake."
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"Welcome to the big leagues."
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"I love your gloat."
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"You have to be sensitive to the fact that other children are inferior to you."
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"I brought out the meekness in others."
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"I can't believe their flag isn't even wearing a flag pin."
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"Fetching is for losers."
"My brain could kick her brain's butt."
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"It's from the We Experience Parenthood More Fully Than You collection."
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"I take it you won't be joining the conga line."
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"You're only making this harder on yourself, Powell."
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"A low-level person who doesn't mean anything will see you now."
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"I contributed a lot to charity when I thought I was going to die."
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