Credit Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old credit quotes, credit sayings, and credit proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.

Harry S Truman

Never call an accountant a credit to his profession; a good accountant is a debit to his profession.     

Charles Lyell

There is more credit and satisfaction in being a first-rate truck driver than a tenth-rate executive.     

B. C. Forbes

The more credit you give away, the more will come back to you. The more you help others, the more they will want to help you.

Brian Tracy

Remember that credit is money.

Benjamin Franklin

When you have wit of your own, it's a pleasure to credit other people for theirs.

Criss Jami

Credit is a system whereby a person who can't pay, gets another person who can't pay, to guarantee that he can pay.     

Charles Dickens

Credit of time in your life is limited.     

Sunday Adelaja

If you don't take good care of your credit, then your credit won't take good care of you.

Tyler Gregory

Wife credit is like a piece of fish. As soon as you get it, it starts to go bad.

King of Queens

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

Creditor. One of a tribe of savages dwelling beyond the Financial Straits and dreaded for their desolating incursions.     

Ambrose Bierce

The creditor hath a better memory than the debtor.

James Howell

No man's credit is ever as good as his money.

Edgar Watson Howe

People give us credit only for what we ourselves believe.

Karl Gutzkow

Credit is like a looking-glass, which when once sullied by a breath, may be wiped clear again; but if once cracked can never be repaired.     

Maurice Switzer

The credit of advancing science has always been due to individuals and never to the age.     

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Credit is a system whereby a person who can't pay gets another person who can't pay to guarantee that he can pay.     

Charles Dickens

Private credit is wealth; public honor is security; the feather that adorns the royal bird supports its flight; strip him of his plumage, and you fix him to the earth.

Junius

Public credit is suspicion asleep.

Thomas Paine

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

Credit is the only enduring testimonial to man's confidence in man.     

James Blish

Giving credit where credit is due is a very rewarding habit to form. Its rewards are inestimable.     

Loretta Young

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

There is more credit and satisfaction in being a first rate truck driver than a tenth rate executive.     

B. C. Forbes

One must credit an hypothesis with all that has had to be discovered in order to demolish it.     

Jean Rostand

Credit card interest payments are the dumbest money of all.

Hill Harper

Credit is a young man's capital.     

Oscar Wilde

Give credit where credit is due.

Anonymous

Credit leads a man into temptation. Cash down is the only thing that will deliver him from evil.     

Solomon Northup