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"I think that 'Hangover II' is as funny as 'The Hangover I,' honest to God, but I think that it's a little bit darker, and the stakes are a little bit higher."

"Creative risk taking is essential to success in any goal where the stakes are high. Thoughtless risks are destructive, of course, but perhaps even more wasteful is thoughtless caution which prompts inaction and promotes failure to seize opportunity."

"You know, nothing is more important than education, because nowhere are our stakes higher our future depends on the quality of education of our children today."

"Where the stakes are the highest, in the war on terror, we cannot possibly succeed without extraordinary international cooperation. Effective international police actions require the highest degree of intelligence sharing, planning and collaborative enforcement."

"When a sports movie really works, it gets you on all levels, because the stakes are high. It's black and white. It's win or lose."

"It doesn't work if the bad guys kill his mother's uncle's friend's neighbor's pet dog. You've got to make the stakes high."

"You know, nothing is more important than education, because nowhere are our stakes higher our future depends on the quality of education of our children today."

"People have nannies and big cars, and they want to go to Maui for Christmas. When there are those kind of stakes involved, people get ruthless."

"University politics are vicious precisely because the stakes are so small."

"Creative risk taking is essential to success in any goal where the stakes are high. Thoughtless risks are destructive, of course, but perhaps even more wasteful is thoughtless caution which prompts inaction and promotes failure to seize opportunity."

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