Quotes on Credit

A bank is a place that will lend you money if you can prove that you don’t need it. – Bob Hope

The world is divided into people who do things and people who get the credit. – Dwight Morrow

You can take no credit for beauty at sixteen. But if you are beautiful at sixty, it will be your soul’s own doing. – Marie Stopes

Great things can happen when you don’t care who gets the credit. – Mark Twain

Procrastination is like a credit card: it’s a lot of fun until you get the bill. – Christopher Parker

You must accept responsibility for your actions, but not the credit for your achievements.- Denis Waitley

No man’s credit is as good as his money. – John Dewey

“He that has lost his credit is dead to the world.” – German Proverb

“Everything is sold on credit anyhow. Even the most experienced can`t tell by looking at a car how many payments are still to be made on it.” – Will Rogers

Public credit is suspicion asleep. – Thomas Paine

“One must credit an hypothesis with all that has had to be discovered in order to demolish it.” – Jean Rostand

“Creditors have better memories than debtors.” – Poor Richard

“A pig bought on credit grunts all year long.” – Spanish Proverb

“Credit lost is like a broken mirror.” – Italian Proverb

“There is more credit and satisfaction in being a first rate truck driver than a tenth rate executive.” – B. C. Forbes

“Better to sell cheap than for credit.” – Hausan Proverb

“Credit is a system whereby a person who can not pay gets another person who can not pay to guarantee that he can pay.” – Charles Dickens

“The most important thing for a young man is to establish a credit a reputation, character.” – John D. Rockefeller

It is only the poor who pay cash, and that not from virtue, but because they are refused credit. – Anatole France

Remember that credit is money. – Benjamin Franklin

I haven’t reported my missing credit card to the police because whoever stole it is spending less than my wife. – Ilie Nastase

Any party which takes credit for the rain must not be surprised if its opponents blame it for the drought. – Dwight Morrow

If somebody has a better idea than me, I’ll take it if it surpasses what we have on the page because at the end of the day, it’s me that takes the credit anyway! – Guy Ritchie

Friendship, like credit, is highest when it is not used. – Elbert Hubbard

“Credit cards are like snakes: Handle `em long enough, and one will bite you.” – Elizabeth Warren

Ability is the art of getting credit for all the home runs somebody else hits. – Casey Stengel

George Bush taking credit for the wall coming down is like the rooster taking credit for the sun rising. – Al Gore

I do think actually in this case the government does get credit for funding some of the basic research. – Steve Case

I’m not alone, I’m free. I no longer have to be a credit, I don’t have to be a symbol to anybody; I don’t have to be a first to anybody. – Lena Horne

I don’t give the devil credit for creating nothing. – Little Richard

There is…a spiritual hunger in the world today and it cannot be satisfied…by better cars on longer credit terms. – Adlai E. Stevenson

Why don’t we call on the credit card companies to be accountable? They need to be held accountable for their predatory lending practices. – Paul Wellstone

“Yes is like credit, No is like cash.” – C.J. Langenhoven

“Giving credit where credit is due is a very rewarding habit to form. Its rewards are inestimable.” – Loretta Young

“An honest man is a debtless man, he doesn`t owe anyone anything.” – Amit Kalantri

“Credit is the only enduring testimonial to man`s confidence in man.” – James Blish

“Credit is a matter so subtle in its essence, that, as it may be obtained almost without reason, so, without reason, may it be made to melt away.” – Anthony Trollope

“Beware of little expenses; a small leak will sink a great ship.” – Benjamin Franklin

“A man under debt not only loses the peace but also the people.” – Amit Kalantri

“No man`s credit is as good as his money.” – Edward Watson Howe

“Its borrowing like anticipating ones income and making the future bear the expenses of the past. ” – John Russell Bartlett

“When you pay cash for everything, your credit score becomes irrelevant.” – Steven Magee

“What we have eaten in advance in recent decades in the paper credit binge, we will have to starve for in coming decades.” – Roland Baader

“The one who hugs a debt also shakes hand with danger.” – Amit Kalantri

“Some people are just stuck in their ways and have been brainwashed into believing that credit cards and debt are an unavoidable part of life.” – Dave Ramsey

“Too many people spend money they havent earned, to buy things they dont want, to impress people that they don`t like.” – Will Rogers

“When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.” – Confucius

“Credit is a young man`s capital.” – Oscar Wilde

“To contract new debts is not the way to pay old ones.” – George Washington Carver

“Eight hundred dollars in ready money is worth more than a thousand dollars of credit.” – Chinese Proverb

“Cash at hand is better than a credit to a rich customer.” – Korean Proverb

“The first step in debt is like the first step in falsehood, involving the necessity of going on in the same course, debt following debt, as lie follows lie. ” – Samuel S. Smiles

“Debts are like children; the smaller they are the more noise they make.” – Spanish Proverb

“Credit is like chastity, they can both stand temptation better than suspicion.” – Josh Billings

“No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.” – Andrew Carnegie

“Credit is something that should be given to others. If you are in a position to give credit to yourself, then you do not need it.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald

“You can ruin your credit in one seemingly responsible afternoon, but rebuilding it takes years.” – Sophia Amoruso

“Credit buying is much like being drunk. The buzz happens immediately and gives you a lift. The hangover comes the day after.” – Joyce Brothers

“Credit leads a man into temptation. Cash down is the only thing that will deliver him from evil.” – Solomon Northup

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