Debt Quotes

People come to poverty in two ways accumulating debts and paying them off.
Jewish Prove
He is indebted to his memory for his jests and to his imagination for his facts.
Richard Brinsley Sheridan

A liberal is someone who feels a great debt to his fellow man, which debt he proposes to pay off with your money.
G. Gordon Liddy
We must not let our rulers load us with perpetual debt.
Thomas Jefferson, letter to Samuel Kercheval, July 12, 1816
Robert ingersoll, ? what must we do to be saved?? (1880) - if we are immortal it is a fact in nature, and we...
Benjamin franklin - to the generous mind the heaviest debt is that of...

Education a debt due from present to future generations.
George Peabody
Think what you do when you run into debt; you give another power over your liberty.
Benjamin Franklin
A national debt, if it is not excessive, will be to us a national blessing.
Alexander Hamilton
Blessed are the young, for they will inherit the national debt.
Herbert Clark Hoove
He that dies pays all debts.
William Shakespeare, "The Tempest", Act 3 scene 2
One can pay back the loan of gold, but one dies forever in debt to those who are kind.
Malayan Prove
Joseph f. newton - a duty dodged is like a debt unpaid it is only...
Praise in the beginning is agreeable enough; and we receive it as a favor; but when it comes in great quantities, we regard it only as a debt, which nothing but our merit could extort.
James Goldsmith
We owe a deep debt of gratitude to Adam, the first great benefactor of the human race: he brought death into the world.
Mark Twain
A promise made is a debt unpaid.
Robert W. Service
Debt is the slavery of the free.
Publilius Syrus
Creditors have better memories than debtors.
Benjamin Franklin, Poor Richard? s Almanac (1758)
Science does not know its debt to imagination. Goethe did not believe that a great naturalist could exist without this faculty.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Praise will come to those whose kindness leaves you without debt.
Neil Finn, track #12 on his album "Try Whistling This".
We can pay our debt to the past by putting the future in debt to ourselves.
John Buchan
A duty dodged is like a debt unpaid; it is only deferred, and we must come back and settle the account at last.
Joseph F. Newton