Debt Quotes

Debt is the worst poverty. Thomas Fuller

Creditors have better memories than debtors. Benjamin Franklin

Who recalls when folks got along without something if it cost too much? Kin Hubbard

Debt is the fatal disease of republics, the first thing and the mightiest to undermine governments and corrupt the people. Wendell Phillips

Debts and lies are generally mixed together. Francois Rabelais

Debt is a prolific mother of folly and of crime. Benjamin Disraeli

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

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

Debt, n. An ingenious substitute for the chain and whip of the slavedriver. Ambrose Bierce

A man in debt is so far a slave. Ralph Waldo Emerson

If you think nobody cares if you’re alive, try missing a couple of car payments. Earl Wilson