Samuel Dashiell Hammett quotes

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When a man's partner is killed he's supposed to do something about it. It doesn't make any difference what you thought of him. He ...
The ornament is a statuette, a black figure of a bird. I am prepared to pay on behalf of the figure's rightful owner the sum of $5 ...
Kasper Gutman: You're a closemouthed man?
Sam Spade: Un, un. I like to talk.
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Well, Wilmer, I'm sorry indeed to lose you. But I want you to know I couldn't be fonder of you if you were my own son. Well, if yo ...
Sam Spade: You, eh, you aren't exactly the sort of a person you pretend to be, are you?
Brigid O'Shaughnessy: Why, I'm not su
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When a man's partner's killed, he's supposed to do something about it. It doesn't make any difference what you thought of him, he ...
You're a good man, sister.
When you're slapped you'll take and like it!
Sam Spade: You are a liar.
Brigid: I am. I've always been a liar.
Wilmer Cook: Keep on riding me, they're gonna be picking iron out of your liver.
Sam Spade: The cheaper the crook, the gaudie
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