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Quote Left Words pay no debts. Quote Right
Quote Left We don't have a trillion-dollar debt because we haven't taxed enough; we have a trillion-dollar debt because we spend too much. Quote Right
Quote Left The world is indebted for all triumphs which have been gained by reason and humanity over error and oppression. Quote Right
Quote Left First our pleasures die - and then our hopes, and then our fears - and when these are dead, the debt is due dust claims dust - and we die too Quote Right
Quote Left 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. Quote Right
Quote Left Your son, my lord, has paid a soldier's debt. Quote Right
Quote Left When a person has no need to borrow they find multitudes willing to lend. Quote Right
Quote Left If any person had told the Parliament which met in terror and perplexity after the crash of 1720 that in 1830 the wealth of England would surpass all their wildest dreams, that the annual revenue would equal the principal of that debt which they considered an intolerable burden, that for one man of Quote Right
Quote Left A promise made is a debt unpaid. Quote Right
Quote Left Science does not know its debt to imagination. Science Quote Right
Quote Left If it isn't the sheriff, it's the finance company; I've got more attachments on me than a vacuum cleaner. Quote Right
Quote Left We at Chrysler borrow money the old fashion way. We pay it back. Quote Right
Quote Left If we run into such debts as that we must be taxed in our meat and in our drink, in our necessaries and our comforts, in our labors and our amusements, for our callings and our creeds, as the people of England are, our people, like them, must come to labor sixteen hours in the twenty-four, and give the earnings of fifteen of these to the government for their debts and daily expenses; And the sixteenth being insufficient to afford us bread, we must live, as they do now, on oatmeal and potatoes, have no time to think, no means of calling the mismanagers to account; but be glad to obtain subsistence by hiring ourselves to rivet their chains around the necks of our fellow sufferers; And this is the tendency of all human governments. A departure from principle in one instance becomes a precedent for a second, that second for a third, and so on 'til the bulk of the society is reduced to be mere automatons of misery, to have no sensibilities left but for sinning and suffering ... And the forehorse of this frightful team is public debt. Taxation follows that, and in its train wretchedness and oppression. Quote Right
Quote Left Capitalism is an art form, an Apollonian fabrication to rival nature. It is hypocritical for feminists and intellectuals to enjoy the pleasures and conveniences of capitalism while sneering at it. Everyone born into capitalism has incurred a debt to it. Give Caesar his due. Quote Right
Quote Left One can pay back the loan of gold, but one dies forever in debt to those who are kind. Quote Right
Quote Left Worry is interest paid in advance for a debt you many never owe. Quote Right
Quote Left Praise will come to those whose kindness leaves you without debt. Quote Right
Quote Left The 1980s are to debt what the 1960s were to sex. The 1960s left a hangover. So will the 1980s. Quote Right
Quote Left Crito, I owe a cock to Asclepius; will you remember to pay the debt? Quote Right
Quote Left Blessed are the young, for they will inherit the national debt. Quote Right
Quote Left Rather go to bed with out dinner than to rise in debt. Quote Right
Quote Left The budget should be balanced, the Treasury should be refilled, public debt should be reduced, the arrogance of officialdom should be tempered and controlled, and the assistance to foreign lands should be curtailed lest Rome become bankrupt. People must again learn to work, instead of living on public assistance. Quote Right
Quote Left There is, of course, a gold mine or a buried treasure on every mortgaged homestead. Whether the farmer ever digs for it or not, it is there, haunting his daydreams when the burden of debt is most unbearable. Quote Right
Quote Left Our nation owes a debt of gratitude to the 9/11 Commission members for their valuable service and important recommendations to improve homeland security. Quote Right
Quote Left You can take a chance with any man who pays his bills on time. Quote Right
Quote Left One can pay back the loan of gold, but one lies forever in debt to those who are kind. Quote Right
Quote Left Every professional athlete owes a debt of gratitude to the fans and management, and pays an installment every time he plays. He should never miss a payment. Quote Right
Quote Left 2 Thessalonians 2:13: But we ought always to thank God for you, brothers and sisters loved by the Lord, because God chose you as firstfruits to be saved through the sanctifying work of the Spirit and through belief in the truth. (NIV)

But we, brethren beloved by the Lord, ought and are obligated [as those who are in debt] to give thanks always to God for you, because God chose you from the beginning as His firstfruits (first converts) for salvation through the sanctifying work of the [Holy] Spirit and [your] belief in (adherence to, trust in, and reliance on) the Truth. (AMP)

But we are bound to give thanks alway to God for you, brethren beloved of the Lord, because God hath from the beginning chosen you to salvation through sanctification of the Spirit and belief of the truth: (KJV)

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Quote Left Whoever has lived long enough to find out what life is, knows how deep a debt of gratitude we owe to Adam, the first great benefactor of our r... Quote Right
Quote Left An empty purse and a new house make a man wise, but too late. Quote Right

Member Quotes About Debt

Quote Left When Europe was desperate for Freedom Britain saved Europe by standing alone, taking a battering and plunging itself into the largest financial debt in history. When Britain wants its Freedom from Europe the E.U demands a fortune and tries to take advantage anyway possible. France and Italy were liberated and Germany was built by Britain. Where is the thanks Ay? Quote Right
Quote Left A debt should be paid but a favor should be passed on. Quote Right
Quote Left Karmic fine drawn to be with such as she, thought she could never fit, does karma want this destiny?, unpaid fines on poor Tom-tit? Why are we drawn to unsuitable lovers, perhaps we owe a previous unknown debt, from another time. Quote Right
Quote Left They say a promise is a debt, but what is a promise without a written agreement, I dont trust promises Quote Right