"It's the only exercise I get."
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"Don't you have another retirement plan?"
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"Please have a seat. Mr. Thorndyke will be back shortly."
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"Forget it, Josh – neither of us has the time management skills for a sordid affair."
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"It's New York. It wants you back."
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"Don't you think it's time we talked about Operation Doug?"
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"Here's the deal, Kim. I pick up eggs and butter, but no dry cleaning."
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"Look, I'm dying. Gotta go."
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"Scott misses Perot terribly."
"Thank heavens! Some work."
"I'm learning to let go and have fun."
"Would it kill you to lie fallow?"
"I've got a lot on my plate right now. For starters, I need to sharpen my pencil, refill my coffee and get a new comb."
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A dead business executive is lowered into the grave with his desk
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A man looks at the shape of some mountains in the distance and is reminded of a line graph.
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"Damn it! How can I relax, knowing that out there, somewhere, somehow, someone's attacking the dollar?"
"Go say something nice about your mother's corporation."
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"I brought some work home with me."
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"I am not a workaholic. I just work to relax."
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"Miss Ross, get me a motivation speaker."
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No Electioneering Beyond this Point
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"Hey Frank, before you quit for the day can you go over these figures?"
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"Dan, you forgot to put on your out-of-office."