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'You need to be more persistent. Now, get out of here and keep coming back until you've worn me down.'
"We've decided not to pay you anymore, but we are prepared to offer you 10% more meaingless platitudes about how valuable you are to the firm!"
"It's a book about how to ask for a raise, '50 shades of Pay'."
'Enough is enough. We're sick of being overworked and underpaid.'
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'We can't afford to turn up the heating, so I'm just going to tell you that MPs are demanding a pay rise...'
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'In the computer simulation he said he admired my candor and gave me a raise.'
'If I compliment you on your work, promise you won't ask for a rise.'
'I hope you haven't come to ask for a rise, Wilkins.'
'Regarding where you stand for a payrise - you don't.'
"The truth is, you couldn't have asked for a raise at a worse time!"
"Why yes, there was an extra five thousand dollars in my pay check last week...er...I thought it was a raise."
'Any chance of doubling my salary?'
"Are you the same Harry Smith who came in here in 1983 asking for a rise?"
Sorry Hapgood, a rise is out of the question. How about a loan?
"No, I didn't get a rise. He gave me another plaque."
"Johnson suggests the same thing every month...that we give him more money."
'That's the trouble with working for an employee-owned company... You hate to ask yourself for a raise.'
'Yes. no, buzz off!'
'We're moving to a higher tax bracket!'
HELL: 'You know WHEN you'll get a raise around here! Now, get back to work!'
'If your wife thinks you deserve a raise, Yomp, let her come in and ask for it- I'm not afraid of her!'
Computer causes a strike.
'I've never seen so many strikers in one team before.'
'I got the raise - plus a few other things.'