"Never, ever, think outside the box."
"Actually, I got some pretty good ideas when I was in the box."
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"Take my advice, Haskins, and keep your out-of-the-box ideas to yourself."
"I'll be happy to give you innovative thinking. What are the guidelines?"
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"Sure, I follow the herd- out of a deep respect for the concept of community."
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"I'll keep thinking inside the box as long as they let me smoke in the box."
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"Kazakov is employing the rare 'Mr. Castle and Horsey go on an adventure' defense."
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"We did everything we could."
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"But before the big boing, what was there?"
"Now I understand why you never have any out-of-the-box ideas."
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"How's that whole 'thinking outside the bow' thing working out for you now?"
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"Okay! That's enough thinking outside the box."
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"You're supposed to push your envelope from the inside, Conners!"
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Man Lifting Heavy Block
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"Think outside the office."
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"I'll be at lunch. No one thinks outside the box till I'm back."
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"Come on, Frank, we don't call it 'thinking outside the box' anymore. We call it 'brainstorming without borders.'"
"This might work, but management will never approve it..."
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"We also have urns, if you want to think outside the box."
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"Think outside the cage!"
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