You don’t fire someone who created an empire. You ask him to retire politely. And if that person has the ability to snap his fingers and erase the value of that empire, you have to make sure you have a contingency.
When you’ve reached the top, there’s only one direction you can go.
You wanna be a hero? Don’t sacrifice yourself for the merchandise.[to Bernard]
I figured you’d have some skeletons in your closet. I didn’t think they’d be your own.[to Bernard]