Debt and Credit Card Quotes and Sayings

To all those suffering from heavy burden of debt, some interesting quotations and sayings for you.

Money is just the poor man’s credit card. ~Marshall McLuhan

Life was a lot simpler when what we honored was father and mother rather than all major credit cards. ~Robert Orben

The modern banking system manufactures money out of nothing. The process is perhaps the most astounding piece of sleight-of-hand that was ever invented. Banking was conceived in inequity and born in sin… But if you want to continue to be slaves of the bankers and pay the cost of your own slavery, then let the bankers continue to create money and control credit. ~Josiah Charles Stamp

Modern man drives a mortgaged car over a bond-financed highway on credit-card gas. ~Earl Wilson

We must take away the government’s credit card. With limits on both tax revenue and borrowing, the Federal government would finally be forced to get serious about spending cuts. ~Alan Keyes

The rich are different from you and me because they have more credit. ~John Leonard

The creditor hath a better memory than the debtor. ~James Howell

No young man starting in life could have better capital than plenty of friends. They will strengthen his credit, support him in every great effort, and make him what, unaided, he could never be. Friends of the right sort will help him more – to be happy and successful – than much money. ~Orison Swett Marden

A check or credit card, a Gucci bag strap, anything of value will do. Give as you live. ~Jesse Jackson

Banks introduced the installment plan. The disappearance of cash and the coming of the credit card changed the shape of life in the United States. ~Jerzy Kosinski

I hate this shallow Americanism which hopes to get rich by credit, to get knowledge by raps on midnight tables, to learn the economy of the mind by phrenology, or skill without study, or mastery without apprenticeship. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Blest paper-credit! last and best supply! That lends corruption lighter wings to fly. ~Alexander Pope

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