The 1980s are to debt what the 1960s were to sex. The 1960s left a hangover. So will the 1980s.
Author: James Grant
Profession: American International Busines
The creditor hath a better memory than the debtor.
Author: James Howell
A creditor is worse than a slave-owner; for the master owns only your person, but a creditor owns your dignity, and can command it.
Author: Victor Hugo (1802-1885)
Profession: French Poet, Dramatist, Novelist
We at Chrysler borrow money the old fashion way. We pay it back.
Author: Lee Iacocca (1924)
Profession: American Businessman, Former CEO of Chrysler
The world is indebted for all triumphs which have been gained by reason and humanity over error and oppression.
Author: Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826)
Profession: Third President of the USA
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.
Author: Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)
Profession: British Author
When I was born I owed twelve dollars.
Author: George S. Kaufman (1889-1961)
Profession: American Playwright, Director
One day Donald Trump will discover that he is owned by Lutheran Brotherhood and must re negotiate his debt load with a committee of silent Norwegians who don't understand why anyone would pay more than $120.00 for a suit.
Author: Garrison Keillor (1942)
Profession: American Humorous Writer, Radio Performer
Money is a poor man's credit card.
Author: Marshall Mcluhan (1911-1980)
Profession: Canadian Communications Theorist
In the midst of life we are in debt.
Author: Ethel Watts Mumford (1878-1940)
Profession: American Novelist, Humor Writer
Some people use one half their ingenuity to get into debt, and the other half to avoid paying it.
Author: George D. Prentice
Profession: American Editor
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.
Author: Matthew Prior (1664-1721)
Profession: British Diplomat, Poet
Better to go to bed hungry than to wake up in debt.
Out of debt, out of danger.
Promises make debt, and debt makes promises.
Author: Dutch Proverb
Profession: Sayings of Dutch Origin