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    "I'm f*cking tired of the fact that you don't fix problems in the code *you* write, so that the kernel then has to work around the problems you cause." —Linus Torvalds post in "[RFC PATCH] cmdline: Hide "debug" from /proc/cmdline" from 2014

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    "When this caper's over - and I'm sure it'll be a successful one - we'll get down to the Hawaiian Islands, hell, I'll roll and laugh with all of ya. You'll find me a different character down there. Right now, it's a matter of business." —Reservoir Dogs

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    "I don't like this. I don't like anything you do, to tell you the truth. Nothing." - Midnight Run

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    "Well what then, day jobs? —Not in this lifetime!" —Pulp Fiction

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    "So you're aware of all your behavior, yet you continue to do things that aren't good for you. That sounds sort of foolish, don't you think, Jack?" - Midnight Run

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    "—Where are you going? —I'm going down to a caffè, drink a lot of pano [sic], and listen to the band. —You won't make it fast, will you? It doesn't do to make it fast: you have to think of the main objective. —Actually, it doesn't do to be fussy."

    Beat the Devil (ETA that's Lollobrigida's and Bogart's characters near the beginning of the [more-or-less a farce/comedy] movie).
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    "You wouldn't happen to have change for a thousand, would ya?" - Midnight Run

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    "The statement, 'If X exists, then X has most of the φ's' expresses a necessary truth (in the idiolect of the speaker)." —Kripke,Naming and Necessity

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    "Well, looks like I'm walkin'." - Midnight Run

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    "Vincent, get in the car. It looks terrible!" -- /the color of money/

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    Walsh: "I've known you for all of two minutes and already I don't like you."
    Mardukas: "Gee, that's too bad 'cuz I really like you."

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    "You win one more game, you're going to be humping your fist for a long time. Got that, Vincent?" —The Color of Money

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    Mardukas: "What you think Serrano is most afraid of?"
    Walsh: "Going cross-country with you!"

    Midnight Run

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    "You know who you got stakehorsin' here for you? This here's Fast Eddie Felson. Who the hell are you? The end of the world?" — The Color of Money

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