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In a hierarchy every employee tends to rise to his level of incompetence.
Here lies the preacher, judge, and poet, Peter
Who broke the laws of God, and man and metre.
Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled pepper;
A peck of pickled pepper Peter Piper picked.
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Both in principle and in their private attitude toward mankind Johnson and Rousseau were irreconcilable opponents. Johnson had a v ...
Andrews: Do you love her?
Peter: A normal human being couldn't live under the same roof with her without going nutty. She's m
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Andrews: Do you mind if I ask a question frankly? Do you love my daughter?
Peter: Any guy that'd fall in love with your daugh
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Ellie: Aren't you going to give me a little credit?
Peter: What for?
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Gordon: Sure, sure, I got all your copy. Why didn't you tell me you were going to write it in Greek? I'd start a new department. ...
Peter: I'll bet there isn't a good piggy-back rider in your whole family. I never knew a rich man yet who could piggy-back ride. ...
Ellie: By the way, what's your name?
Peter: What's that?
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