A man in debt is so far a slave.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you, and to give thanks continuously. And because all things have contributed to your advancement, you should include all things in your gratitude.
The glory of friendship is not in the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile, nor the joy of companionship; it is in the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when he discovers that someone else believes in him and is willing to trust him.
I suffer whenever I see that common sight of a parent or senior imposing his opinion and way of thinking and being on a young soul to which they are totally unfit. Cannot we let people be themselves, and enjoy life in their own way? You are trying to make that man another you. One’s enough.
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Credit buying is much like being drunk. The buzz happens immediately and gives you a lift…. The hangover comes the day after.
Small debts are like small shot; they are rattling on every side, and can scarcely be escaped without a wound.
People are living longer than ever before, a phenomenon undoubtedly made necessary by the 30-year mortgage.
Debt rolls a man over and over, binding him hand and foot, and letting him hang upon the fatal mesh until the long-legged interest devours him.