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I heard this in a movie. What does it mean?

My time, as does most time, comes with a price. You make time.

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Are you sure the quote is correct? It would make more sense without of the in front of the second time. –  David M Mar 1 at 22:43
    
@David M: you could be parsing it wrong. The original quote the OP put up was "my time like most of the time comes with a price". It could be "my time, like most time, comes with a price". Or it could be "my time, like, usually comes with a price", where "like" is the Valley Girl interjection. –  Peter Shor Mar 1 at 23:04
    
@DavidM: I have edited the question. Thanks. –  Fahd Uddin Mar 1 at 23:04
    
@PeterShor: My bad. Edited the question. Thanks. –  Fahd Uddin Mar 1 at 23:11
    
So clearly, @DavidM was parsing it correctly. –  Peter Shor Mar 1 at 23:11

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This means:

My time is valuable, as is most people's. And, if you wish to take up my time, be prepared to pay my price.

The last bit is hard to decipher out of context, but I assume it has to do with the preceding conversation. You make time typically means:

I want you to free yourself long enough to pay attention to my problem.

But, it is usually not a polite request.

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A reference to the movie and characters would certainly help.

But I would hazard this possible interpretation given the phrase as stated:

My time is worth money, so I tend to protect it from being taken by others.

You, on the other hand, make time for others and don't worry about the loss.

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This is an excellent interpretation that I didn't think of. As you've said, the context is everything here! –  David M Mar 2 at 1:24

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