Oleanna (David Mamet, 1992)

  • John:

    . . . Yes. All right. You find me pedantic. Yes. I am. By nature, by birth, by profession, I don't know. . . I'm always looking for a paradigm for . . .

  • Carol:

    I don't know what a paradigm is.

  • John:

    It's a model.

  • Carol:

    Then why can't you use that word?