Bank Quotes

I sincerely believe that banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies, and that the principles of spending money to be paid by posterity, under the name of funding, is but swindling futurity on a large scale.

If Americans ever allow banks to control the issue of their currency, first by inflation and then by deflation, the banks will deprive the people of all property until their children will wake up homeless.

It is better that a man should tyrannize over his bank balance than over his fellow citizens.

The fascists of the 21st century aren’t going to come with swastikas and billy clubs. They’re going to come with clerical collars and lawyers, and they’ll sue their critics into bankruptcy.

I cried all the way to the bank. (In response to negative reviews)

By means of the banking system the distribution of capital as a special business, a social function, is taken out of the hands of the private capitalists and usurers. But at the same time, banking and credit become the most effective means of driving captialist production beyond its own limits and one of the most […]

Bankers are just like anybody else, except richer.