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  • A dirty business
  • A fine line
  • A head for business and a body for sin
  • A nod is as good as a wink to a blind bat ( A line from Monty Python's Flying Circus )
  • All aboard the Skylark ( A line from Noah and Nelly )
  • All men are cremated equal ( Spike Milligan line )
  • As patient as Job
  • Back in business
  • Big Blue ( Nickname of International Business Machines ( IBM ) )
  • Biting the hand that feeds IT ( The Register advertising slogan )
  • Blessed are the cheese makers ( line from Monty Python's Life of Brian )
  • Blow by blow account
  • Blow job
  • Boob job
  • Botched job
  • Brighton line ( Bingo call for number fifty nine )
  • Business acumen
  • Business as usual
  • Business at hand
  • Business before pleasure
  • Business class
  • Business end
  • Business is beautiful ( Sprint advertising slogan )
  • Business is like a car, it will not run by itself except downhill
  • Business jet
  • Business need
  • Business or pleasure
  • Business partner
  • Business plan
  • Business to business
  • Cake or death ( line from Eddie Izzard comedy )
  • Call to account
  • Champagne for my real friends, real pain for my sham friends! ( line from the movie 25th Hour )
  • Chilling account
  • Chopsticks are one of the reasons the Chinese never invented custard ( Spike Milligan line )
  • Come down to the line
  • Come into line
  • Contraceptives should be used on all conceivable occasions ( Spike Milligan line )
  • Cookie jar accounting
  • Counting sheep ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Creative accounting
  • Cross the line
  • Daily grind ( the daily routine of a dull or boring job )
  • Do a line
  • Do the business
  • Do your business
  • Doing a land-office business
  • Doing a sterling job
  • Don't give up the day job
  • Don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars ( line from the movie Now, Voyager )
  • Don't mix business with pleasure
  • Draw a line in the sand
  • Draw the line
  • Drop me a line
  • Eight maids a-milking ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Eleven pipers piping ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • End of the line
  • Every time a bell rings, an angel gets it's wings ( line from It's A Wonderful Life )
  • Fall down on the job
  • Fall into line
  • Five golden rings ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Four calling birds ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Front line
  • Get busy living, or get busy dying ( line from the movie The Shawshank Redemption )
  • Get down to business
  • Getting there is half the fun ( Cunard Line advertising slogan )
  • Give a good account of yourself
  • Go about your business
  • Go, and never darken my towels again ( Groucho Marx line )
  • Hand a line
  • Hand job
  • Hatchet job
  • Hazards of the job
  • He's not the Messiah, he's a very naughty boy ( line from the movie Life of Brian )
  • Head for figures
  • Hold down a job
  • Hold the line
  • Hook line and sinker
  • I Walk The Line ( Johnny Cash song )
  • I can see you standing over a hot stove, but I can't see the stove ( Groucho Marx line )
  • I never forget a face, but in your case I'll be glad to make an exception ( Groucho Marx line )
  • I told you I was ill ( Spike Milligan line inscribed on his gravestone )
  • I'll make it my business
  • I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore! ( line from the movie Network )
  • I'm only doing my job
  • If a job is worth doing it is worth doing well
  • If you change your mind, I'm the first in line ( ABBA lyric )
  • In line for
  • In the line of duty
  • In the line of fire
  • Infamy Infamy! They've all got it in for me! ( Kenneth Williams line in Carry On Cleo )
  • Inside job
  • It's a dirty job, but somebody has to do it ( A catchphrase from Nick Stone In Tightrope )
  • Jump the line
  • Just the job
  • Keep in line
  • Land office business
  • Lay it on the line
  • Leave the gun, take the cannoli ( line from The Godfather )
  • Lie down on the job
  • Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon ( Woody Allen line )
  • Like nobody's business
  • Line abreast
  • Line astern
  • Line is full of misery and lonliness and it's over much too soon ( Woody Allen line )
  • Line of attack
  • Line of least resistance
  • Line of sight
  • Line of work
  • Line your pockets
  • Make a good job of it
  • Make the best of a bad job
  • Mama always said that life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get ( line from the movie Forrest Gump )
  • Mean business
  • Mendoza line ( A baseball expression denoting a line marking a very poor performance )
  • Mind your own business
  • Monkey business
  • Moving at the speed of business ( UPS advertising slogan )
  • My one regret in life is that I am not someone else ( Woody Allen line )
  • Next in line to the throne
  • Nine ladies dancing ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • No job too small
  • Nudge nudge, wink wink ( A line from Monty Python's Flying Circus )
  • Off line
  • On deck ( A baseball expression meaning next in line )
  • On the job
  • On the job training
  • One toe over the line
  • Open for business
  • Open your account
  • Out of line
  • Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read ( Groucho Marx line )
  • Party line
  • Picket line
  • Please hold the line
  • Put-up job
  • Quality is job one ( Ford Cars advertising slogan )
  • Risky business
  • Run Forrest, Run! ( line from the movie Forrest Gump )
  • Rush job
  • Seeing small business differently ( SBC Communications advertising slogan )
  • Seriously though, he's doing a grand job ( A catchphrase from David Frost )
  • Seven swans a-swimming ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Shoot someone a line
  • Sign on the dotted line
  • Six geese a-laying ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Snow job
  • Starting line up
  • Step out of line
  • Stop, or my mom will shoot ( line from Sylvestor Stallone movie )
  • Strictly business
  • Take a hard line
  • Take account of
  • Taking care of business
  • Ten lords a-leaping ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • The Best Second Banana in the Business ( Nickname of Art Carney )
  • The Italian Job ( Michael Caine movie )
  • The Show Business Capital Of The World ( Nickname of Hollywood California )
  • The Smartest Dumbbell in the History of Show Business ( Nickname of comedienne Gracie Allen )
  • The bottom line
  • The bottom line is the bottom line is the bottom line
  • The business
  • The business of America is business
  • The finishing line
  • The king was in his counting house counting out his money ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • The lion may lie down with the lamb, but the lamb won't get much sleep ( Woody Allen line )
  • The patience of Job
  • The right man for the job
  • The right tool for the job
  • The right tools for the job
  • The thin red line
  • The toughest job you'll ever love ( United States Peace Corps advertising slogan )
  • The valley of the shadow of death ( line from the Lord's Prayer )
  • There's No Business Like Show Business ( Judy Garland song )
  • There's no accounting for taste
  • These go to eleven ( line from the movie This Is Spinal Tap )
  • This line of business
  • This line of country
  • Three French hens ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Three line whip
  • Time flies like an arrow. Fruit flies like a banana ( Groucho Marx line )
  • To call you stupid would be an insult to stupid people! ( line from the movie A Fish Called Wanda )
  • To infinty and beyond ( line from the movie Toy Story )
  • To make that tough job easier - you deserve M&M candy ( M&Ms advertising slogan )
  • Toe the line
  • Too Much Monkey Business ( Chuck Berry song )
  • Treading a fine line
  • Twelve drummers drumming ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Two turtle doves ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Up and down like the Ottoman Empire ( line from Monty Python's Life Of Brian )
  • Wait in line
  • We are going to need considerably bigger buns ( line from Calendar Girls )
  • We mean business
  • Well, nobody's perfect ( line from the movie Some Like It Hot )
  • What we have here is a failure to communicate ( line from Cool Hand Luke )
  • You can leave in a huff. If that's too soon, you can leave in a minute and a huff ( Groucho Marx line )
  • You got a friend in the business ( Gateway 2000 advertising slogan )
  • You say you want a revolution ( Line from Beatles song )
  • You were only supposed to blow the bloody doors off! ( line from the Michael Caine movie The Italian Job )

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