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"I don't want to leave anyone or anything a goddamn cent!"
Tags:take it with you, taking it with you, rich, riches, wealth, wealthy, wealthy elite, wealthy elites, elitist, elitists, elitism, greed, greedy, selfish, selfishness, inheritance, inherit, inherits, inheriting, will, last will and testament, write a will, writing a will, lawyer, lawyers, 1%, privilege, privileged
"The salary is unimportant—I'll just siphon off what I need."
Tags:businesses, money, corrupt, corruption, corporate, corporation, executive, executives, human resources, hiring, hires, recruit, recruits, hired, embezzle, embezzled, embezzling, corporate culture, elite, elites, elitism, ethic, ethical, ethics, morals, morality, crime, criminal, criminals, human resource, human-resources, human-resource, corrupts, embezzlement
"I don't feel Marie is the right sort for the Garden Club."
"So what if he doesn't know Ovid. He knows Ovitz."
Tags:michael ovitz, ovid, snob, snobs, snobbish, snobby, elitist, elitists, elitism, elite, elites, classics, classicist, classicists, shallow, shallowness, gold digger, gold diggers, gold-digger, gold-diggers, boyfriend, boyfriends, husband, husbands, husband material, boyfriend material, literary classic, literary classics, american businessmen, gossip, gossips, gossiping, gossiper, gossipers
'Your proposal is written with clarity and conviction. Send it up to legal for obfuscation.'
"I feel so good today I could almost turn down a tax cut."
Tags:wealth, wealthy, millionaire, millionaires, billionaire, billionaires, the one percent, 1%, rich, riches, elite, elitist, elitism, greed, greedy, class, high class, high society, high societies, tax, taxes, tax law, tax laws, tax policy, tax policies, tax the rich, tax cut, tax cuts, taxation, good mood, feeling good, happy, happiness, content, contentment, privilege, privileged
"To the unsophisticated, I suppose, I'm guilty."
Tags:court, courts, courtroom, courtrooms, trial, trials, legal system, justice system, law, laws, legal, judge, judges, lawyer, lawyers, counselor, counselors, counsellors, counsellors, attorney, attorneys, solicitor, solicitors, barrister, barristers, legal counsel, guilty, pleading guilty, guilt, coming clean, confessing, confession, confessions, defence, defense, defendant, defendants, client, clients, social status, social class, elite, elites, elitism, sophisticated, high class, excuse, excuses
"There is no justice in the world."
Tags:psychology, philosophy, politics, the world is just, food chain, food chains, hierarchy, hierachies, classes, class difference, class differences, privilege, privileged, justice, justice system, social difference, social differences, first world, third world, self-interested, perspective, perspectives, system of justice, systems of justice, mankoff, selfish, self-interest, self-interested, elite, elites, elitist, elitists, elitism, predator, prey, capitalism, capitalist, capitalists, socialism, socialist, socialists, little guy, big fish
"A twist...a twist..."
"This is my last day. My parents found a more expensive school on the East Side."
Tags:kid, kids, child, children, parent, parents, parenting, family, families, school, schools, schooling, education, private school, private schools, private education, classroom, classrooms, student, students, prestige, prestigious, elitism, elitist, class, classes, social status, social standing, snob, snobs, rich, wealthy, expensive, exclusive, the one percent, the 1%, new york, ny, new york city, upper east side, east side, new yorker, new yorkers, moving, changing schools, moving schools, last day, modern life, modern education
"Nutty, yet with a hint of oak."
"If we don't go, do you suppose anyone is going to assume we weren't invited?"
Tags:invite, invites, invitation, invitations, party, parties, dinner party, dinner parties, social party, social event, social events, party guest, party guests, popularity, popularity contest, socializing, socialising, socialise, socializes, unpopular, unpopularity, keeping up appearances, keep up appearances, snob, snobs, elitism, elitist, elitists, social circle, social circles
"Joe, the beautiful people are back from their summer places. Would you mind not coming in anymore?"
"No, you certainly may not have a hamburger!"
"O.K., let's see what all the fuss is about."
Tags:sports, sports fan, sports fans, philistine, philistines, ignorant, ignorance, intellectual, intellectuals, out-of-touch, sports event, sports events, american football, football, cultural event, cultural events, american culture, ivory tower, ivory towers, elite, elites, elitist, elitists, elitism, popular culture, pop culture, fuss, fusses, participate, participates, participating, participation
"I'm having second thoughts about those damn school uniforms."
Tags:education, school, schools, schooling, teaching, teacher, teachers, student, students, uniform, uniforms, royal, royalty, prince, princes, princess, princesses, king, kings, queen, queens, fancy, overkill, elite, elitism, private school, private schools, public school, public schools, second thought, second thoughts, class, social status, kid, kids, child, children, son, sons, daughter, daughters, parent, parents, parenting, parenthood, mom, moms, mum, mums, mother, mothers, motherhood, father, fathers, fatherhood, dad, dads, family, families, rich, wealth, wealthy
"We're having drinks tonight with some people who've eaten with some people who've eaten with that 'Times' food guy."
Running on Empty
Tags:running on empty, cocktail party, cocktail parties, small talk, talk, talks, talking, chat, chats, chatting, communicate, communicates, communicating, communication, speak, speaks, speaking, empty, thoughtless, mindless, mindlessness, chatter, chatters, chattering class, chattering classes, elite, elites, elitist, elitists, elitism
Your photo with John Q. Public, $5.00.
Tags:reagan, ronald reagan, president, presidents, john q. public, public, member of the public, members of the public, populist, populists, populism, elite, elitist, elitists, elitism, meet, meets, meeting, meet and greet, meet and greets, photo op, photo ops, photo opportunity, photo opportunities, picture, pictures
"As far as I'm concerned, they can do what they want with the minimum wage, just as long as they keep their hands off the maximum wage."
Tags:minimum wage, wage, wages, law, laws, 1%, wealth, wealthy elite, wealthy elites, elitist, elitists, elitism, wage growth, cocktail party, cocktail parties, self-interested, financial interest, financial interests, capitalist, capitalists, capitalism, greed, greedy, greediness, tax, taxes, tax rate, tax rates, socialist, socialists, socialism, megarich, mega-rich, upper 1%, rich, riches, richest, privilege, privileged, privileges, protest, protests, protesting, protester, protesters, wage gap, wage gaps, wage inequality
"I hear he turned water int wine, but it was a rather poor-quality Mesopotamian Cabernet."
"Well, hell - some of my best friends are white, upper class, anti-tax, union-busting Republicans."
"I'll have this guy, this guy, and this guy."
Tags:restaurant, restaurants, dining out, eating out, meal, meals, food, eating, dining, waiter, waiters, server, servers, service, customer service, order, orders, ordering, menu, menus, customer, customers, pointing, this guy, faux pas, casual, inappropriate, inappropriate behavior, inappropriate behaviour, impolite, informal, fancy restaurant, fancy restaurants, upscale, elitist, elitism
Television In The Park
Tags:modern life, modern world, middle america, trash, trashy, trashed, lazy, married, marriage, culture, cultured, cultural, pop culture, in the park, subvert, subverted, television, couch potato, couch potatoes, park, parks, booze, drink, drinking, drinker, drinkers, lower class, low, oddly insulting, pretentious, spin off, spin-off, snob, snobby, snobbery, elitist, elitism, class, class issues, class divide
"Johnson, look at the lilies of the field. They neither spin nor toil. Fire them."
Tags:lilies of the field, businessman, businessmen, fire, fires, firing, firings, flower, flowers, stop, stops, stopping, stop to smell the flowers, limo, limos, limousine, limousines, downsize, downsizes, downsizing, profit, profits, profit motive, profit motives, bottom line, bottom lines, toil, toils, bible verse, bible verses, elite, elites, elitist, elitists, elitism, appreciate life, appreciates life, appreciating life, executive, executives, business executive, business executives