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  • A fine line
  • A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step
  • 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 )
  • Axe to grind
  • Biting the hand that feeds IT ( The Register advertising slogan )
  • Black list
  • Blessed are the cheese makers ( line from Monty Python's Life of Brian )
  • Body mass index
  • Brighton line ( Bingo call for number fifty nine )
  • Bump and grind
  • Cake or death ( line from Eddie Izzard comedy )
  • Champagne for my real friends, real pain for my sham friends! ( line from the movie 25th Hour )
  • Chopsticks are one of the reasons the Chinese never invented custard ( Spike Milligan line )
  • Code monkey ( slang term for a computer programmer )
  • Come down to the line
  • Come into line
  • Computer assisted
  • Computer nerd
  • Computer says no ( A catchphrase from Little Britain )
  • Contraceptives should be used on all conceivable occasions ( Spike Milligan line )
  • Cross the line
  • Daily grind ( the daily routine of a dull or boring job )
  • Do a line
  • Don't let the bastards grind you down ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars ( line from the movie Now, Voyager )
  • Draw a line in the sand
  • Draw the line
  • Drop dead list
  • Drop me a line
  • Dude, you're gettin' a Dell! ( Dell Computer advertising slogan )
  • Easy as Dell ( Dell Computer advertising slogan )
  • 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 )
  • Everything is easier on a Mac ( Apple Computer advertising slogan )
  • Fall into line
  • Five golden rings ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Flash crash ( the sudden drop in the Dow Jones Index in 2010 )
  • For the rest of us ( Apple Computer advertising slogan )
  • 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 )
  • Getting there is half the fun ( Cunard Line advertising slogan )
  • Go, and never darken my towels again ( Groucho Marx line )
  • Grind to a halt
  • Hand a line
  • He's not the Messiah, he's a very naughty boy ( line from the movie Life of Brian )
  • Hit list
  • 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'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore! ( line from the movie Network )
  • I've got a little list
  • If you change your mind, I'm the first in line ( ABBA lyric )
  • If you want to impress someone, put him on your Black list ( Johnny Walker Black Whiskey advertising slogan )
  • In line for
  • In the line of duty
  • In the line of fire
  • Indian file
  • Infamy Infamy! They've all got it in for me! ( Kenneth Williams line in Carry On Cleo )
  • It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife ( the opening line of Pride and Prejudice )
  • Jump the line
  • Jump the queue
  • Keep in line
  • Laundry list
  • Lay it on the line
  • Leave the gun, take the cannoli ( line from The Godfather )
  • Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon ( Woody Allen line )
  • 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
  • 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 )
  • Mendoza line ( A baseball expression denoting a line marking a very poor performance )
  • Multimedia you can use ( Apple Computer 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 )
  • 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 critical list
  • On the sick list
  • One by one
  • One toe over the line
  • 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
  • Power is Macintosh ( Apple Computer advertising slogan )
  • Rank and file
  • Rip mix burn ( Apple Computer advertising slogan )
  • Run Forrest, Run! ( line from the movie Forrest Gump )
  • Schindler's List ( Steven Spielberg movie )
  • Scotch and the Single Girl ( J&B Scotch advertising slogan )
  • Seven swans a-swimming ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Shoot someone a line
  • Short list
  • Sign on the dotted line
  • Single Ladies ( Put a Ring on It ) ( Beyonce song )
  • Single file
  • Single out
  • Single point of contact
  • Single sign-on
  • Six geese a-laying ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Starting line up
  • Step out of line
  • Stop, or my mom will shoot ( line from Sylvestor Stallone movie )
  • Take a hard line
  • Ten lords a-leaping ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • The bottom line
  • The bottom line is the bottom line is the bottom line
  • The document company ( Xerox advertising slogan )
  • The finishing line
  • The lion may lie down with the lamb, but the lamb won't get much sleep ( Woody Allen line )
  • The longest journey starts with a single step
  • The network is the computer ( Sun Microsystems advertising slogan )
  • The power to be your best ( Apple Computer advertising slogan )
  • The thin red line
  • The valley of the shadow of death ( line from the Lord's Prayer )
  • These go to eleven ( line from the movie This Is Spinal Tap )
  • Think different ( Apple Computer advertising slogan )
  • Think outside the box ( Apple Computer advertising slogan )
  • 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 err is human, but to really foul things up requires a computer
  • To infinty and beyond ( line from the movie Toy Story )
  • Toe the line
  • Tonight's top ten list ( A catchphrase from David Letterman In The Late Show )
  • 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 )
  • 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 )
  • When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions
  • Wolfman Jack ( Pseudonym of disk jockey Robert Weston Smith )
  • You can leave in a huff. If that's too soon, you can leave in a minute and a huff ( Groucho Marx line )
  • 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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