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Week: 1 Debt Relief for the Month and Debt Quotes

The month of May begins my new series of personal finance topic theme articles and for the month of May I will be writing a series on DEBT.  The dreaded word debt that no one wants to talk about it, I will be writing about different types of debt, how to eliminate debt, how to manage current debt and student loan debt. 

Here are 15 quotes on debt: 

  1. The only man who sticks closer to you in adversity than a friend is a creditor.  ~Unknown
  2. It is better that you should not vow than that you should vow and not pay. Ecclesiastes 5:5
  3. Before borrowing money from a friend, decide which you need most.  ~American Proverb
  4. In God we trust; all others must pay cash.  ~American Saying
  5. Promises make debt, and debt makes promises.  ~Dutch Proverb
  6. Debt is the worst poverty.  ~Thomas Fulle
  7. Creditors have better memories than debtors.  ~Benjamin Franklin
  8. No man's credit is as good as his money.  ~E.W. Howe
  9. When a man is in love or in debt, someone else has the advantage.  ~Bill Balance
  10. 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.  ~Paul Clitheroe
  11. Pay every debt as if God wrote the bill.~Ralph Waldo EmersonIt is better that you should not vow than that you should vow and not pay. Ecclesiastes 5:5
  12. Owe no one anything, except to love each other, for the one who loves another has fulfilled the law. Romans 13:8
  13. The rich rules over the poor, and the borrower is the slave of the lender. Proverbs 22:7
  14. Pay to all what is owed to them: taxes to whom taxes are owed, revenue to whom revenue is owed, respect to whom respect is owed, honor to whom honor is owed. Romans 13:7
  15. The wicked borrows but does not pay back, but the righteous is generous and gives. Psalm 37:21

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2 Responses to “Week: 1 Debt Relief for the Month and Debt Quotes”

  1. Great list! One of my favorite biblical money quotes is Proverbs 28:22 which says “A stingy man is eager to get rich and is unaware that poverty awaits him.”

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