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detective Quotes

Five of the best book quotes about detective
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“I was wearing my powder-blue suit... I was neat, clean, shaved and sober, and I didn’t care who knew it. I was everything the well-dressed private detective ought to be. I was calling on four million dollars.”
Raymond Chandler
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The Big Sleep
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Philip Marlowe
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“Knights had no meaning in this game. It wasn’t a game for knights...”
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“About the only part of a California house you can’t put your foot through is the front door.”
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“The smart thing for me to do was to take another drink and forget the whole mess. That being the obviously smart thing to do, I called Eddie Mars and told him I was coming down to Las Olindas that evening to talk to him. That was how smart I was.”
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“We’ll have time to do a little sleuthing before closing time. Let’s go!”

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