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Quotes of debt

  1. Pain and sorrow and misery have a right to our assistance: compassion puts us in mind of the debt and that we owe it to ourselves as well as to the distressed. – Joseph Butler
  2. We can never fully repay the debt of our proud nation to those who have laid down their lives for our country. The best we can do is honor their memory, ensure that their sacrifice is not in vain, and help provide for their families. – Susan Collins
  3. These subsidies from four European governments, which include aircraft launch assistance, capital injections, debt forgiveness, have enabled Airbus to develop and range market airliners well below cost. – Norm Dicks
  4. All Americans owe a debt of gratitude to Dr. King for his bravery and commitment to civil rights and nonviolence that changed this nation- and world- for the better. – Eliot Engel
  5. You've got to either say you're going to cut taxes and find some spending cuts. I think we ought to reform long -term entitlement spending in the country, but you can't out of one side of your mouth say, 'Yes, we're for tax cuts, we're for spending discipline, and we're for bringing down the debt – Harold Ford
  6. Let every man, every corporation, and especially let every village, town, and city, every county and State, get out of debt and keep out of debt It is the debtor that is ruined by hard times. – Rutherford B. Hayes
  7. To vote is like the payment of a debt a duty never to be neglected, if its performance is possible. – Rutherford B. Hayes
  8. I've got a chart here that shows our debt -to -GDP ratio. And while we did run deficits in the past, we now number our debt in trillions rather than in billions. And I think that represents a long -term danger, especially to the, the American dream. – Mark Kirk
  9. The debt they ran up in the first year of the Obama administration is bigger than the last four years of the Bush combined. – Mitch McConnell
  10. So we make this big loan, most of it comes back to the United States, the country is left with the debt plus lots of interest, and they basically become our servants, our slaves. It's an empire. There's no two ways about it. It's a huge empire. It's been extremely successful. – John Perkins
  11. Many students graduate from college and professional schools, including those of social work, nursing, medicine, teaching and law, with crushing debt burdens. – Jon Porter
  12. The debt and the deficit is just getting out of control, and the administration is still pumping through billions upon trillions of new spending. That does not grow the economy. – Paul Ryan
  13. People should watch out for three things: avoid a major addiction, don't get so deeply into debt that it controls your life, and don't start a family before you're ready to settle down. – James Taylor
  14. I have no illusions about my art. I am what the public made me and, consequently, I am not likely to forget my debt to them. – Conrad Veidt

Usage examples for debt

  1. " Tell me what I have to pay," said the shadow; " for I don't like to be in any sort of debt – Andersen's Fairy Tales by Hans Christian Andersen
  2. He is always ready to work off the debt – Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  3. Great is the debt I owe thee. – The Firelight Fairy Book by Henry Beston
  4. No, I'm not in debt – Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes
  5. You could never be in debt to me. – A Mysterious Disappearance by Gordon Holmes
  6. It's a just debt Henry, you know, and we ought to pay it. – The Lights and Shadows of Real Life by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English
  7. " I'm in your debt – The Young Alaskans on the Missouri by Emerson Hough
  8. I'm in her debt I'm under real obligation to her. – The Dark Star by Robert W. Chambers
  9. If I had the capital, I'd go in on my own, but I'm up to my ears in debt and as I said, I'd just about split even at sixty- five dollars a day. – Isle o' Dreams by Frederick F. Moore
  10. It was a debt of honour- do you understand? – You Never Know Your Luck, Complete Being The Story Of A Matrimonial Deserter by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 14, 2009
  11. 8690. Is that because you are in debt – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  12. But I'll write soon; and remember, Christie, I shall feel as if I had only paid a very little of my debt if you go back to the sad old life, and lose your faith and hope again. – Work: A Story of Experience by Louisa May Alcott
  13. Someone must pay that debt – The Martial Adventures of Henry and Me by William Allen White
  14. But I really owe you a debt of gratitude, Hugh, for the Scherers. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  15. Perhaps he is even in our debt – Bohemians of the Latin Quarter by Henry Murger
  16. They buy, or rather go into debt for, tea and sugar as well as meal, and therefore their landlords think them prosperous. – Our Journey to the Hebrides by Joseph Pennell and Elizabeth Robins Pennell
  17. Here are the bills of debt you sent to me: As for the man, you know best where he is. – Cromwell by Shakespeare (spurious and doubtful works)
  18. One of the thieves took them to the lodgings of the other, who at once acknowledged his note of hand, admitted the debt and offered his horse in satisfaction of the amount. – The Exemplary Novels of Cervantes by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
  19. And the son has paid his father's debt to my father. – The Honorable Senator Sage-Brush by Francis Lynde

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