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"The Crandalls wish us a Merry Christmas, and add that they're now worth over two million."
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'What are they worth? Well, it's difficult to put a price on such extraordinary works of art. How much you got?'
The argument SEEMS to be that if we don't pay him a HUGE bonus then he'll leave and destroy someone elses business and then we'd have to pay even MORE in a 'competetive' market to get someone equivalently useless to replace him!
"Now that donuts are a dollar, Haskins, I think we can stop saying 'dollars to donuts'."
"A million ﬁve is the sticker price, so to speak."
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"How much more would this be worth if something happened to you?"
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"But if I'm not a senior collateral analyst for a high-volume, global marketing corporation...who am I?"
"Basic economics - sometimes the parts are worth more than the whole."
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"Actually, we're worth a fortune but it's mostly on papyrus."
"I'll have an ounce of prevention."
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'Worth as a person isn't tied to external validation. That said, as long as you can afford therapy, you're worth it.'
'You owe us a tenner.'
"Gold prices fell. I guess we're not worth that much today."
"I don't want to be defined by who I am."
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"Ten cents for a lousy five minutes", I thought, bitterly reflecting on a gentler time, when a single dime used to get me parking and a newspaper with enough left over to bribe the meter maid to let me off easy on my very first parking violation.
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'I'd like to pay you what you're worth, but I can't. There's a minimum wage law.'
'An oral contract is not worth the paper it's written on.'
A homeless person and poop weigh equally.
"Just don't come crawling back to me when I start becoming visible."
'Some good economic news today...the dollar gained against the value of the quarter, dime and nickel...'
'I'm rooting for the Chargers this year. I hear they have the lowest long-term debt-to-capitalization ratio in the entire NFL.'
A fish jumping from a tank that reads "Tropical fish $5.00" into a tank that reads "Tropical fish $20.00"
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'I'm on the inflation diet. Every week I spend the same amount of money and come home with less food!'
"Talking to your own reflection? Even your imagination is pathetic."
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"My situation may not be the greatest, but I'll tell you this - I'm worth two of you!"