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Flaemmchen: Did you ever see a stenographer with a decent frock on?
The Baron: I have indeed.
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Grusinskaya: You must go now.
The Baron: I'm not going. You know I'm not going. Oh, please let me stay.
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Kringelein: I'm going to live. I'm going to have a good time while I can.
The Baron: That's my motto, Kringelein. A short lif
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A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to rest, and poverty will come upon you like a robber, and want, l ...
But a cultivated man becomes ashamed of his property, out of new respect for his nature. Especially he hates what he has if he see ...
While you have a thing it can be taken from you ... but when you give it, you have given it. No robber can take it from you. It is ...
The ant, who has toiled and dragged a crumb to his nest, will furiously defend the fruit of his labor, against whatever robber ass ...
Time! Joyless emblem of the greed
Of millions, robber of the best
Which earth can give ...
Death had his grudge against me, and he got up in the way, like an
armed robber, with a pike in his hand.
Inflation is as violent as a mugger, as frightening as an armed robber and as deadly as a hit man.
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