Quotes of Bankruptcy

“ The number one issue is helping people get through the winter comfortably without pushing people into bankruptcy. ”

- Bob Taft

“ If you want to "get in touch with your feelings," fine, talk to yourself. We all do. But if you want to communicate with another thinking human being, get in touch with your thoughts. ”

- William Safire

“ There are more serious problems in life than financial ones, and I've had a lot of those. I've been broke before, and will be again. Heartbroke? That's serious. Lose a few bucks? That's not. ”

- Willie Nelson

“ Families faced with personal bankruptcy because of the storm should be given relief from any unnecessary burdens imposed by the new bankruptcy law. ”

- Nancy Pelosi

“ It is said that the world is in a state of bankruptcy, that the world owes the world more than the world can pay. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“ Disappointment is a sort of bankruptcy — the bankruptcy of a soul that expends too much in hope and expectation. ”

- Eric Hoffer

“ Bankruptcy is a serious decision that people have to make. ”

- Herb Kohl

“ This is going to be a great test for the Cowboys, because the Chargers are a good team again. ”

- Troy Aikman

“ There was a colossal bankruptcy, 50,000 people lost their jobs, tens of billions of dollars were lost and there was a $4 billion accounting fraud. Keep a little perspective, guys. ”

- Conrad Black

“ His lack of education is more than compensated for by his keenly developed moral bankruptcy. ”

- Woody Allen

“ Capitalism without bankruptcy is like Christianity without hell. ”

- Frank Borman

“ Bankruptcy is a legal proceeding in which you put your money in your pants pocket and give your coat to your creditors. ”

- Joey Lauren Adams

“ The legacy of Democrats and Republicans approaches: Libertarianism by bankruptcy. ”

- Nick Nuessle

“ I am not opposed to sensible bankruptcy law reform, but this is a reverse Robin Hood - squeeze the down-on-their-luck middle class and impoverished Americans and give the proceeds to the financial services industry. ”

- Jack Reed

“ The middle years - the eighteen-seventies, 'eighties, 'nineties - were a time of moral bankruptcy when men stole millions by a stroke of the pen or by the simple expedient of printing tons of worthless paper. ”

- Frank Yerby

“ Instead of being fired, perhaps he should be studied and examined, much as one might probe the victim of a once-rare psychiatric disorder that has become rampant. Ward Churchill might be more valuable to the opponents of the academic left employed than unemployed… ”

- Mort Kondracke

“ Personal savings accounts to me are one of the most powerful things, not necessarily in saving, solvency, or bankruptcy of the program, but in guaranteeing, the words I used a few minutes ago, a safe and secure retirement for our seniors. ”

- Bill Frist

“ Our schools should get five years to get back to where they were in 1963. If they're still bad maybe we should declare educational bankruptcy, give the people their money and let them educate themselves and start their own schools. ”

- William John Bennett

“ In the court of the movie Owner, none criticized, none doubted. And none dared speak of art. In the Owner's mind art was a synonym for bankruptcy. The movie Owners are the only troupe in the history of entertainment that has never been seduced by the adventure of the entertainment world. ”

- Ben Hecht

“ Bankruptcy is a sacred state, a condition beyond conditions, as theologians might say, and attempts to investigate it are necessarily obscene, like spiritualism. One knows only that he has passed into it and lives beyond us, in a condition not ours. ”

- John Updike
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