Debt Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Ambrose Bierce” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debt is an ingenious substitute for the chain and whip of the slavedriver. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ambrose Bierce” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debt, n. An ingenious substitute for the chain and whip of the slavedriver.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Andrew Ross Sorkin” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debt, we’ve learned, is the match that lights the fire of every crisis. Every crisis has its own set of villains – pick your favorite: bankers, regulators, central bankers, politicians, overzealous consumers, credit rating agencies – but all require one similar ingredient to create a true crisis: too much leverage.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ankala V Subbarao” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debt trap can sometimes become a Death trap.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Austin O’Malley” float=”none” width=”100%”]A habit of debt is very injurious to the memory.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Benjamin Disraeli” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debt is a prolific mother of folly and of crime.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Carl Jung” float=”none” width=”100%”]The debt we owe to the play of imagination is incalculable.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charles Stross” float=”none” width=”100%”]Only debt is forever.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dave Ramsey” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debt is dumb. Cash is king.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dave Ramsey” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debt is normal. Be weird.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dave Ramsey” float=”none” width=”100%”]You can’t be in debt and win. It doesn’t work.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Debasish Mridha” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debt is great source of inner unhappiness.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Earl Wilson” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you think nobody cares if you’re alive, try missing a couple of car payments.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Francois Rabelais” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debts and lies are generally mixed together.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Herbert Hoover” float=”none” width=”100%”]Blessed are the young, for they shall inherit the national debt.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Iceberg Slim” float=”none” width=”100%”]An emotional debt is hard to square.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”James H. Aughey” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debt is the secret foe of thrift, as vice and idleness are its open enemies.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jean Chatzky” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debt certainly isn’t always a bad thing. A mortgage can help you afford a home. Student loans can be a necessity in getting a good job. Both are investments worth making, and both come with fairly low interest rates.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jesse H. Jones” float=”none” width=”100%”]One of the greatest disservices you can do a man is to lend him money that he can’t pay back.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Buchan” float=”none” width=”100%”]We can pay our debts to the past by putting the future in debt to ourselves.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Dewey” float=”none” width=”100%”]No man’s credit is as good as his money.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Maynard Keynes” float=”none” width=”100%”]If I owe you a pound, I have a problem; but if I owe you a million, the problem is yours.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Josh Billings” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debt is like any other trap, easy enough to get into, but hard enough to get out of.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lucas Remmerswaal” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debt is a four letter word and means a four word sentence – Be Prepared for Trouble.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Margaret Atwood” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debt . . . . that peculiar nexus where money, narrative or story, and religious belief intersect, often with explosive force.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Margaret Atwood” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debt is part of the human condition. Civilization is based on exchanges – on gifts, trades, loans – and the revenges and insults that come when they are not paid back.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michael Mihalik” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debt can turn a free, happy person into a bitter human being.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Moliere” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debts are nowadays like children begot with pleasure, but brought forth in pain.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nancy Friday” float=”none” width=”100%”]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.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nassim Nicholas Taleb” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debt is a mistake between lender and borrower, and both should suffer.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Natalie Pace” float=”none” width=”100%”]A Debt Problem Is, At Its Core, a Budgeting Problem.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Noam Chomsky” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debt is a social and ideological construct, not a simple economic fact.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ogden Nash” float=”none” width=”100%”]Some debts are fun when you are acquiring them, but none are fun when you set about retiring them.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Orrin Woodward” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debt on anything that depreciates is disastrous. #financialfitness[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Paul Krugman” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debt is one person’s liability, but another person’s asset.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Publilius Syrus” float=”none” width=”100%”]A small debt produces a debtor; a large one, an enemy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Publilius Syrus” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debt is the slavery of the free.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Rachel Cruze” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debt basically enables people to live a lie.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ralph Waldo Emerson” float=”none” width=”100%”]A man in debt is so far a slave.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert G. Ingersoll” float=”none” width=”100%”]A mortgage casts a shadow on the sunniest field.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert W. Service” float=”none” width=”100%”]A promise made is a debt unpaid.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samuel Johnson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Small debts are like small shot; they are rattling on every side, and can scarcely be escaped without a wound; great debts are like cannon; of loud noise, but little danger.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Spanish Proverb” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debts are like children: the smaller they are the more noise they make.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Steven J. Carroll” float=”none” width=”100%”]There are some debts that can’t be paid with money.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Susan George” float=”none” width=”100%”]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.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”The Talmud” float=”none” width=”100%”]He who promises runs in debt.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Fuller” float=”none” width=”100%”]Debt is the worst poverty.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Jefferson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Never spend your money before you have it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William J. Clinton” float=”none” width=”100%”]Simply put, unsustainable debt is helping to keep too many poor countries and poor people in poverty.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Shakespeare” float=”none” width=”100%”]He that dies pays all debts.[/wpsm_quote]