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 Peg Bracken - “Why does a slight tax increase cost you two hundred dollars and a substantial tax cut save you thirty cents.”
 Eddie Bracken - “But I have fun with the fright, work with it. You have to - that's your timing, that beat of excitement. And when I go on stage, it's just like taking a step into heaven. Poof, you know Poof - and there I am.”
 Eddie Bracken - “Oh, I'm a survivor. My whole life has been surviving.”
 Richard Bracken - “Our current census, as of today, is 77. We're working on getting three more people.”
 Eddie Bracken - “I was in an awful lot of trouble in Hollywood.”
 Thomas Bracken - “If woman were brought into the field to fight political battles with men, why what would she be then Instead of being man's superior, as she is at the present time, she would be man's rival. ... It is because I have a great respect for women that I shall oppose this Bill. I look upon woman as the light of the home, and the genius of the fireside.”
 Eddie Bracken - “Working with Sturges was like working with a guy who wanted to have a party all the time. He was very serious about his work, but in between shots, he was fun and we would play games.”
 Peg Bracken - “What most of us are after, when we have a picture taken, is a good natural-looking picture that doesn't resemble us”
 Thomas Bracken - “Give me, give me God's own country there to live and there to die.”
 Richard Bracken - “No smoke barriers between doors all the way to the roof. It will cost about 8,000 to 9,000 to move these fire doors. The fire doors and the driveway are the most serious issues at the home.”
 Peg Bracken - “You don't get over hating to cook, any more than you get over having big feet.”
 Thomas Bracken - “In my opinion that is a monstrous thing. Are we living in a free British colony, or under some petty local despot Will the people of New Zealand allow any man, even though he hold the rank of Native Minister, to ride rough-shod over the Constitution Will they allow any man, even though he be a Minister of the Crown, to suspend trial by jury if it so pleases him”
 Thomas Bracken - “The business environment of the state is not performing anywhere near where it should.”
 Eddie Bracken - “Quite frankly, the community has lost confidence in the commissioners' ability to support the Black Forest Preservation Plan, ... I think it's time to incorporate.”
 Peg Bracken - “Why does a slight tax increase cost you 200 and a substantial tax cut save you 30 cents”
 Peg Bracken - “It's easier to find a traveling companion than to get rid of one.”
 Peg Bracken - “This wild emaciated look appeals to some women, though not to many men, who are seldom seen pinning up a Vogue illustration in a machine shop.”
 Peg Bracken - “The fact is, the cocktail party has much in its favor. Going to one is a good way of indicating that you're still alive and about, if such is the case, and that you're glad other people are, without having to spend an entire evening proving it.”
 Peg Bracken - “Why does a slight tax increase cost you two hundred dollars and a substantial tax cut save you thirty cents”
 Peg Bracken - “When there's a lot of it around, you never want it very much.”