He is rich who owes nothing.

Speak not of my debts unless you mean to pay them.

Before borrowing money from a friend decide which you need most.

A hundred wagon loads of thoughts will not pay a single ounce of debt.

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But learn that to die is a debt we must all pay.

Quick to borrow is always slow to pay.

If one wants to get out and stay out of debt he should act his wage.

Words pay no debts.

Out of debt, out of danger.

And to preserve their independence, we must not let our rulers load us with perpetual debt. We must make our election between economy and liberty, or profusion and servitude.

It is said that the world is in a state of bankruptcy, that the world owes the world more than the world can pay.

To vote is like the payment of a debt, a duty never to be neglected, if its performance is possible.

The debt we owe to the play of imagination is incalculable.

I, however, place economy among the first and most important of republican virtues, and public debt as the greatest of the dangers to be feared.

You can take a chance with any man who pays his bills on time.

It takes as much imagination to create debt as to create income.

One can pay back the loan of gold, but one lies forever in debt to those who are kind.

Promises make debt, and debt makes promises.

Modern man drives a mortgaged car over a bond-financed highway on credit-card gas.

There is nothing that puts a man more in your debt than that he owes you nothing.

There are four things every person has more of than they know; sins, debt, years, and foes.

This would be a much better world if more married couples were as deeply in love as they are in debt.

Interest works night and day in fair weather and in foul.

It gnaws at a man's substance with invisible teeth.

Always live within your income, even if you have to borrow money to do so.

Never run into debt, not if you can find anything else to run into.

When a person has no need to borrow they find multitudes willing to lend.

In the midst of life we are in debt.

He that dies pays all his debts.

Birds have bills too, and they keep on singing

Always borrow from a pessimist, he never expects anything back.

Better to go to bed hungry than to wake up in debt.

If it isn't the sheriff, it's the finance company;

I've got more attachments on me than a vacuum cleaner.

If you would know the value of money try to borrow some.

Borrowing is not much better than begging;

just as lending with interest is not much better than stealing.

You know it is not my interest to pay the principal, or my principal to pay the interest.

Science does not know its debt to imagination.

Do not accustom yourself to consider debt only as an inconvenience. You will find it a calamity.

An empty purse and a new house make a man wise, but too late.

It is very iniquitous to make me pay my debts -- you have no idea of the pain it gives one.

Rather go to bed with out dinner than to rise in debt.

Money is a poor man's credit card.

A debt is just as hard for a Government to pay as it is for an individual.

No debt ever comes due at a good time. Borrowing is the only thing that seems handy all the time.

People cannot live by lending money to one another.

The government who robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.

Running into debt isn't so bad. It's running into creditors that hurts.

Buying on the installment plan makes the months shorter and the years longer.

Don't be one to remember everything lent, but forget everything borrowed.

Just praise is only a debt, but flattery is a present.

Blessed are the young for they shall inherit the national debt.

The debt limits have to come down. The whole world of debt has to be changed as far as this country is concerned. We have to create jobs and we have to create them rapidly because if we don't things are just going to head in a direction that's going to be almost impossible to recover from.