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

English Proverbs,

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


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.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

Out of debt, out of danger.


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

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

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

Rutherford B. Hayes, president

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

Terence, writer

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

Carl Jung, psychiatrist

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

Earl Wilson, athlete

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


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

Josh Billings, comedian

In the midst of life we are in debt.

Ethel Watts Mumford,

He that dies pays all his debts.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

Birds have bills too, and they keep on singing


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

Josh Billings, comedian

Promises make debt, and debt makes promises.

Danish proverb,

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

Oliver Goldsmith, poet

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

Doris Lessing, writer

If it isn't the sheriff, it's the finance company; I've got more attachments on me than a vacuum cleaner.

John Barrymore, actor

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


Interest works night and day in fair weather and in foul. It gnaws at a man's substance with invisible teeth.

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

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

Benjamin Franklin, president

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

Richard Brinsley Sheridan, playwright

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


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

Benjamin Franklin, president

People cannot live by lending money to one another.

John Ruskin, writer

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


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.

Donald Trump, president

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.

Lord Byron, poet

Money is a poor man's credit card.

Marshall McLuhan, philosopher

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.

Will Rogers, actor

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


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

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

The more we get out of the world the less we leave, and in the long run we shall have to pay our debts at a time that may be very inconvenient for our own survival.

Norbert Wiener, mathematician

People lend only to the rich.


I found this national debt, doubled, wrapped in a big bow waiting for me as I stepped into the Oval Office.

Barack Obama, president

The biggest reason most people fail is that they try to fix too much at once - join a gym, get out of debt, floss after meals and have thinner thighs in 30 days.

Marilu Henner, actress

If you look internationally over the last 50 years there have been improvements in the third world, but in the last 20 years the reverse has happened, with debt crises and increased poverty.

David Korten, activist

A man's indebtedness is not virtue; his repayment is. Virtue begins when he dedicates himself actively to the job of gratitude.

Ruth Benedict, scientist

God often pays debts without money.


I like my players to be married and in debt. That's the way you motivate them.

Ernie Banks, athlete

Today we have access to highly advanced technologies. But our social and economic system has not kept up with our technological capabilities that could easily create a world of abundance, free of servitude and debt.

Jacque Fresco, inventor

Who goes a borrowing, goes a sorrowing.


Man was lost if he went to a usurer, for the interest ran faster than a tiger upon him.

Pearl Buck,

If you have debt I'm willing to bet that general clutter is a problem for you too.

Suze Orman, author

The nation is prosperous on the whole, but how much prosperity is there in a hole?

Will Rogers, actor

If someone takes your time, it is the only debt that can't be repaid.


The World Bank is now the biggest culprit in the debt crisis.

Susan George, activist

It is only by not paying one's bills that one can hope to live in the memory of the commercial classes.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

Like almost everyone who uses e-mail, I receive a ton of spam every day. Much of it offers to help me get out of debt or get rich quick. It would be funny if it weren't so exciting.

Bill Gates, business magnate

The world is indebted for all triumphs which have been gained by reason and humanity over error and oppression.

Thomas Jefferson, president

Debt is the worst poverty.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

We at Chrysler borrow money the old fashion way. We pay it back.

Lee Iacocca, businessman

When I was born I owed twelve dollars.

George S. Kaufman, dramatist

Debt is such a powerful tool, it is such a useful tool, it's much better than colonialism ever was because you can keep control without having an army, without having a whole administration.

Susan George, activist

I can tell you this, if it wasn't for my book royalties, I'd be in debt.

Benny Hinn, clergyman

We owe our World War II veterans - and all our veterans - a debt we can never fully repay.

Doc Hastings, politician

Repaying the debt of these ultimate sacrifices seems nearly impossible but we must try.

Michael N. Castle, politician

Without true medical liability reform, our doctors will continue to leave, and young doctors coming out of medical school $100,000 to $200,000 in debt will not be able to afford such onerous costs.

Jim Gerlach, politician

A good name is still to be preferred over great riches. Especially it is to be preferred to the appearance of riches, aquired with nothing down and nothing to pay for 2 months.

Ezra Taft Benson, leader

So we make this big loan, most of it comes back to the United States, the country is left with the debt plus lots of interest, and they basically become our servants, our slaves. It's an empire. There's no two ways about it. It's a huge empire. It's been extremely successful.

John Perkins, economist

We paid off our debts, we learned some, made friends and returned in 1950 with a larger view of life. I had, however, no home, no income of any kind and no prospects whatsoever.

James W. Black, scientist

You must gain control over your money or the lack of it will forever control you.

Dave Ramsey,

What we are effectively doing, I say this to the young people of America whom my colleagues represent, is leaving our children and grandchildren the tab for fighting a war, letting them pay for the lion's share of it by simply adding it to the national debt.

John Spratt, politician

We can have tax cuts, but when we have tax cuts and do not have a surplus, the amount of the tax cut goes straight to the bottom line, adds to the deficit, and the deficit adds to the national debt, and sooner or later, the debt has to be paid.

John Spratt, politician

The debt of gratitude we owe our mother and father goes forward, not backward. What we owe our parents is the bill presented to us by our children.

Nancy Friday, author

The 1980s are to debt what the 1960s were to sex. The 1960s left a hangover. So will the 1980s.

James Grant, writer

I had been working for eight years and all I had to show for it was this horrible debt. At one point we had the bailiff at the door.

Tom Felton, actor

What our Republican friends are doing, if we look at what they do and not what they say, they have decided that the most important thing in this country is to increase payments for interest on the national debt.

Tom Allen, politician

A Christian people who have for two hundred years kept a race in bondage, deprived of the advantages of civilization and religion, owe them a debt of gratitude which it would seem ungenerous to withhold.

Nelson A. Miles, soldier

When you take a look at the problems our country is facing, debt is No. 1. The math is downright scary and the credit markets aren't going to keep on giving us cheap rates.

Paul Ryan, politician

The federal debt in this country is principally of Republican design.

Daniel Keys Moran, writer

Government spending is being restrained, the economy is making progress and moving forward, and the pro-growth, tax cutting policies put in place have allowed businesses to grow, which has brought in additional tax revenue to help pay off the debt.

Bill Shuster, politician

Pay as you go is the philosopher's stone.

G. Randolf,

The Nobel Prize, so long regarded in our science as the highest reward a man's work can earn, must bring to its recipient a most solemn sense of his debt to his fellow scientists and those of the past.

Edward M. Purcell, scientist

Obviously, there has to be a profound change in direction. Otherwise, interest on the national debt will start eating up virtually every penny that we have.

Bobby Scott, politician

Credit is a system whereby a person who can not pay gets another person who can not pay to guarantee that he can pay.

Charles Dickens, writer

We're going to have to forgive a great deal of the Soviet era debt. There's no question about that. Let's face up to that. We're going to have to put in money if Russia is really going to consolidate a democracy.

Jeffrey Sachs, economist

Bankruptcy is a sacred state, a condition beyond conditions, as theologians might say, and attempts to investigate it are necessarily obscene, like spiritualism. One knows only that he has passed into it and lives beyond us, in a condition not ours.

John Updike, novelist

We, being the Western world, wouldn't let Russia off the hook on debt. So there were demands on debt servicing in the early days until they ran out of reserves. There was no real aid program, just a fictional aid program.

Jeffrey Sachs, economist

It defies logic that protections against predatory debt collection practices don't apply to debt collectors hired by the federal government.

Cory Booker, senator

Have you noticed the debt is exploding? And it's not all because of Medicare.

Ron Paul, politician

Were I more conversant with literature and its great names, I could go on quoting them ad infinitum and acknowledge my debt for the merit you have been generous enough to find in my work.

Knut Hamsun, author

If you have a lot of short-term debt, it means that all of that money can be demanded in a very short period of time. Technically, short-term debt means money that's coming due within a year. Typically, it means money that's coming due within 30 to 90 days.

Jeffrey Sachs, economist

A man isn't a man until he has to meet a payroll.

Ivan Shaffer,

You build on cost and you borrow on value.

Paul Reichmann,

Education: A debt due from present to future generations.

George Peabody, businessman

At my lowest point, I was nearly $700,000 in debt.

Robert Kiyosaki, investor

To John I owed great obligation; but John, unhappily, thought fit to publish it to all the nation: Sure John and I are more than quit.

Matthew Prior, poet

I can get no remedy against this consumption of the purse: borrowing only lingers and lingers it out, but the disease is incurable.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

I did send to you for certain sums of gold, which you denied me.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

Some people use one half their ingenuity to get into debt, and the other half to avoid paying it.

George D. Prentice,

If you don't have some bad loans you are not in business.

Paul Volcker,

Let us all be happy, and live within our means, even if we have to borrow the money to do it with.

Artemus Ward,

The payment of debts is necessary for social order. The non-payment is quite equally necessary for social order. For centuries humanity has oscillated, serenely unaware, between these two contradictory necessities.

Simone Weil, philosopher

The death of Pope John Paul II led many of different faiths and of no faith to acknowledge their debt to the Roman Catholic Church for holding on to absolutes that the rest of us can measure ourselves against.

Suzanne Fields,

Small debts are like small gun shot; they are rattling around us on all sides and one can scarcely escape being wounded. Large debts are like canons, they produce a loud noise, but are of little danger.

Samuel Johnson, author

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