Debt Quotes and Sayings

Words pay no debts.
William Shakespeare

What can be added to the happiness of a man who is in health, out of debt, and has a clear conscience?

Before borrowing money from a friend, decide which you need most.

Rule No.1: Never lose money. Rule No.2: Never forget rule No.1.

You can take a chance with any man who pays his bills on time.

A debt may get mouldy, but it never decays.

Another way to solve the traffic problems of this country is to pass a law that only paid-for cars be allowed to use the highways.


Who goeth a borrowing
Goeth a sorrowing.

A small debt produces a debtor; a large one, an enemy.

Debt can turn a free, happy person into a bitter human being.

Speak not of my debts unless you mean to pay them.

Debts and lies are generally mixed together.

This would be a much better world if more married couples were as deeply in love as they are in debt.

If I owe you a pound, I have a problem; but if I owe you a million, the problem is yours.

When you get in debt you become a slave.
-Andrew Jackson


The art is not in making money, but in keeping it.

A true lover always feels in debt to the one he loves.

Never run into debt, not if you can find anything else to run into.

People lend only to the rich.

Out of debt, out of danger.

There’s nothing as short as short-term debt.

Pay every debt as if God wrote the bill.

Debt is beautiful only after it is repaid.

Credit buying is much like being drunk. The buzz happens immediately and gives you a lift…. The hangover comes the day after.

There are plenty of ways to get ahead. The first is so basic I’m almost embarrassed to say it: spend less than you earn.


Never spend your money before you have it.

He looks the whole world in the face for he owes not any man.

Don’t let your mouth write no check that your tail can’t cash.

One can pay back the loan of gold, but one lies forever in debt to those who are kind.

Home life ceases to be free and beautiful as soon as it is founded on borrowing and debt.

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