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Rather go to bed with out dinner than to rise in debt.
He that dies pays all his debts.
The government who robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.
Better to go to bed hungry than to wake up in debt.
Debt is the worst poverty.
If one wants to get out and stay out of debt he should act his wage.
It is said that the world is in a state of bankruptcy, that the world owes the world more than the world can pay.
Birds have bills too, and they keep on singing
I can get no remedy against this consumption of the purse: borrowing only lingers and lingers it out, but the disease is incurable.
Speak not of my debts unless you mean to pay them.
Credit is a system whereby a person who can not pay gets another person who can not pay to guarantee that he can pay.
Modern man drives a mortgaged car over a bond-financed highway on credit-card gas.
Nowadays people can be divided into three classes -- the haves the have-nots and the have-not-paid-for-what-they-haves
A small debt makes a man your debtor, a large one your enemy.
The world is indebted for all triumphs which have been gained by reason and humanity over error and oppression.
Interest works night and day in fair weather and in foul. It gnaws at a man's substance with invisible teeth.
The payment of debts is necessary for social order. The non-payment is quite equally necessary for social order. For centuries humanity has oscillated, serenely unaware, between these two contradictory necessities.
If you don't have some bad loans you are not in business.
Bankruptcy is a sacred state, a condition beyond conditions, as theologians might say, and attempts to investigate it are necessarily obscene, like spiritualism. One knows only that he has passed into it and lives beyond us, in a condition not ours.
Buying on the installment plan makes the months shorter and the years longer.
If someone takes your time, it is the only debt that can't be repaid.
Running into debt isn't so bad. It's running into creditors that hurts.
You can take a chance with any man who pays his bills on time.
You know it is not my interest to pay the principal, or my principal to pay the interest.
A man isn't a man until he has to meet a payroll.
The nation is prosperous on the whole, but how much prosperity is there in a hole?
You build on cost and you borrow on value.
Pay as you go is the philosopher's stone.
God often pays debts without money.
Promises make debt, and debt makes promises.
Out of debt, out of danger.
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.
In the midst of life we are in debt.
Some people use one half their ingenuity to get into debt, and the other half to avoid paying it.
Money is a poor man's credit card.
When I was born I owed twelve dollars.
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.
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.
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.

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