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"Sure, it's all inherited wealth, but if you knew my parents, you'd say I earned every penny."
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"I do okay."
"I don't know if I want to marry, but I would like a combined household income."
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"Daddy, where do ideas come from?"
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Bread Winner-Need More Dough
'Like the sign says...It's all THEIRS.'
"I wish I had a salary that disgusted people."
'Oh sure...That's easy with no overhead.'
'Our actual performance over the last quarter depends much on one's perspective. Take, for example, this perspective.'
"Acting responsibly is below my pay grade."
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'Good news!...I've set up a generous profit sharing plan for all of you.'
'This is where the bribes kicked in.'
'I just came from our stock broker. Our quality of life has just improved!'
'I'm expecting a big raise this year or, at the very least, to keep my job.'
"I'm working harder than I ever have, but all I get out of it is larger and larger paychecks."
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'I'm leaving politics for patriotic reasons. Earning more money in the private sector would stimulate the economy.'
Prophets are up.
'Don't turn the page yet - I'm not finished!'
Education Payroll: 'We're trying to resolve your salary problem or, at the very east, put you on hold for th rest of the day.'
"I'm sorry if my income is hurtful to you."
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'Taxes? They're a penalty for doing well.'
"Let's look at projected earnings for the next quarter."
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'Marriage is sharing, Carol, so I'm happy you earn twice as much as me.'
"I'm sorry... Apparently you don't make enough money to use this loophole!"
'In a nutshell, we're a middle-income family with upper-income tastes.'