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"Oh, there's nothing really wrong with our marriage. We'd just like to figure out a way to monetize it."
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"I made a straightforward proposal, Moira, and all I ask is a linear response."
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"It's fine to discover cures, but, remember, chronic conditions are our bread and butter."
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"Our goal is to modernize it but retain the historical flavor."
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A group of businessmen read a profit chart that reads "Lousy"
"I like the big questions - but I'm more comfortable with money."
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"Bottom line? You're still king of about two-thirds of all you survey."
"Empathy? Yeah, I can see how that could be useful."
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"All work and no play makes you a valued employee."
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"I can't imagine why we didn't think of this before."
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"Mr. Herman, you made me laugh and you made me cry, but you didn't make me money."
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Galerie de Commerce: Invoices of the Post-Impressionists
"Dumb it down or sex it up."
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"Johnson, look at the lilies of the field. They neither spin nor toil. Fire them."
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'Oh sure...That's easy with no overhead.'
"Some people say you can't put a price on a wife's twenty-seven years of loyalty and devotion. They're wrong."
"This would be a great place to put a huge city."
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'We believe numbers don't lie, especially when interpreted advantageously.'
"My government is very concerned about your government's torture and maiming of potential consumers."
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"Basic economics - sometimes the parts are worth more than the whole."
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"I can't sleep. I just got this incredible craving for capital."
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"Someday, all this will be infrastructure."
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"This is the latest drug on the market, Mrs Watts, it will benefit me, benefit the pharmaceutical company and it might even benefit you."
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"Right. Money isn't everything - what's the other thing again?"
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"Yes, the planet got destroyed. But for a beautiful moment in time we created a lot of value for shareholders."
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