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"I'm proud of that resumé but I'm sensing 'stickler for the truth'."
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"He's got whistleblower written all over him."
"I'm sorry, but refusing to use an Oxford comma isn't really grounds for divorce."
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"Are you sure these are regulation? It's for a lieutenant stationed at 90 Church Street."
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"You have no idea what it's like to be a 'just between you and me' person in a 'just between you and I' world."
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"When we circle the wagons, you don't have to keep signalling."
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Gene Gets Kicked Out of Fight Club.
Being a stickler for rules, Howard refuses to act until his motion has been seconded.
"I'm giving you a fine for illegal parking. I don't care if this is a traffic jam."
'Living in the hive isn't so bad, except that the Queen can be a real stickler for compliance.'
"Sir, your boarding pass is for the premium, economy, business, platinum section and you're sitting in platinum, economy, premium business -- move over one seat."
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"Sorry sir, but if we don't ticket cars parked here longer than two hours, there wouldn't be any room for others to park."
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"You are in my seat."
'Wow, Hal... When did you become such a stickler for paperwork?'
'Get back in the bag kiddo! This is against regulations!'
'He's a real stickler for punctuality. He got really annoyed when I was late for an appointment, next week.'
'Hello, I don't believe I have to give my name, and I'm a pedant.'
"I've reserved that seat".