David Brent: If a good man comes to me, and says thank you David, for the opportunity and continued support in the work-related arena, but I've done that, I wanna better myself, I wanna move on, then I can make that dream come true, to, AKA, for you.
David Brent: What is the single most important thing for a company?
Fourteen years after being made redundant by Wernham Hogg and releasing a terrible cover of Gamble & Huff Philly soul classic ‘If You Don’t Know Me By Now’ funded by his settlement, the movie will see Brent attempt to finally find fame and fortune for his band, Foregone Conclusion.
So while we eagerly await what lies in store for Ricky Gervais’ finest creation, let’s rewind clock by enjoying 20 of Brent’s best quotes from “I’m sure Texas couldn’t run and manage a successful paper merchants. Just make sure it’s legal and be safe.” (Season 2, Episode 1) “I actually like my staff to be better than me. So my motto would be ‘Be careful because there’s always somebody ready to step into your shoes and do your job better than you do it.'” (Season 2, Episode 3) “You see all these white middle-class fuddy duddies going, ‘Oh, we’ve got to find the new equivalent’.
My proudest moment here wasn't when I increased profits by 17%, or cut expenditure without losing a single member of staff. It was a young Greek guy, first job in the country, hardly spoke a word of English, but he came to me and he went ' Mr Brent, will you be the Godfather to my child?
I can't do it, go on, do it Sanj: I don't, must be someone else David Brent: Oh, sorry, it's the other one...
David: My proudest moment here wasn’t when I increased profits by 17%, or cut expenditure without losing a single member of staff. It was a young Greek guy, first job in the country, hardly spoke a word of English, but he came to me and he went "Mr.
You can go and fiddle with Neil's people, but I'm the head of this family. I am, if anyone does."Gareth: I could catch a monkey. I’d make poison darts out of the poison of the deadly frogs. David: I don't look upon this like it's the end, I look upon it like it's moving on you know. I can't imagine Jesus going, "Oh, I've told a few people in Bethlehem I'm the son of God, can I just stay here with Mum and Dad now?
Warning: Includes explicit language Nothing works more on a love interest more than a compliment followed by an over share, damn.
It can’t hurt talking up how you can further their career…or not.
Dawn: He proposed on a Valentine's Day, although he didn't do it face to face, he did it in one of the little Valentine bits in the paper. Tim: The people you work with are people you were just thrown together with.