Debt Quotes

It is better to pay, and have but little left, than to have much, and be always in debt.

Avoiding likewise the accumulation of debt, not only by shunning occasions of expense, but by vigorous exertions in time of peace to discharge the debts which unavoidable wars have occasioned, not ungenerously throwing upon posterity the burthen which we ourselves ought to bear.

He who oweth is all in the wrong.

The gentleman has not seen how to reply to this, otherwise than by supposing me to have advanced the doctrine that a national debt is a national blessing.

He begs at them that borrowed at him.

I am dying beyond my means.

He that lends, gives.

A man who pays his bills on time is soon forgotten.

You say you nothing owe, and so I say; He only owes, who has something to pay.

God bless pawnbrokers! They are quiet men.