"I have a terrible fear of flying coach."
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It's Hell, but at least It's White-Collar Hell
"No, I've never been to the Hamptons, but I have been in hellish traffic."
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"You didn't tell me Tuscany doesn't have cable."
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"I usually wake up screaming at six-thirty, and I'm in my office by nine."
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"It's not enough that I fly first class...my friends must also fly coach."
"Of course they're clever. They have to be clever. They haven't got any money."
"Oh, it's a grand day for Harvard!"
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"A first-class stamp, please. Something casual."
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"I know, and it's not just me- my whole family has been smug for hundreds of years."
"When I grow up, I want to work with the affluent."
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"Sorry, sir, but none of our food is very good. It's the chef's way of punishing the rich."
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"Bye bye, sweetie. Daddy and I will pick you up when you're eighteen."
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"This is the grand ballroom. I think it has a lot of potential."
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"I don't know anything about the bell curve, but I say heredity is everything."
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"Do you have a reservation?"
"Well, just look at you - that's why I'm king."
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"Don't be silly—mathematically, there will always be a middle class."
"I've found that there are times in a person's spiritual journey when prescription drugs are entirely appropriate."
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"I sell space."
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"Regift the bicycle, Charles, but put this in my Panama pile."
"I love the middle class, with their values and everything."
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"Don't you love being upscale?"
"I feel an intense pride, Robert, that I live in a country rich enough to have war and peace at the same time."
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