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Every man at the bottom of his heart believes that he is a born detective.
You can always tell a detective on TV. He never takes his hat off.
I'm a very smart guy. I haven't a feeling or a scruple in the world. All I have the itch for is money. I am so money greedy that f ...
The private detective of fiction is a fantastic creation who acts and speaks like a real man. He can be completely realistic in ev ...
Down these mean streets a man must go who is not himself mean, who is neither tarnished nor afraid.... He is the hero, he is every ...
These little grey cells. It is "up to them."
The field maneuvers may be different from those in Holmes's day, and the villain is more socially mobile, but since Sir Arthur we ...
"It is of the highest importance in the art of detection to be able to recognise out of a number of facts which are incidental and ...
Eddie: Who are you soldier?
Philip Marlowe: Marlowe's my name. I'm a private detective.
Who are you, and what do you get out of this? Just a guy who's paid to do other people's laundry.
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