Barney: (about their wives) The trouble is, they don't ask for things very often. I didn't know what to say.
Fred: Barney, you got to be firm. It won't be just a dinner and the tips. It'll mean a babysitter, and a new dress, and a hairdo.
Barney: Yeah, I know, I know. So what did you tell Wilma?
Fred: I gave her a firm, definite...maybe.
Barney: (chuckles) Yeah. That's what I said. I was firm, too.