Who wants to be in debt? Nobody, right? But sometimes disaster strikes and people are forced to borrow from banks, or use their credit cards. Paying off your debt can be painstaking and confusing especially if you don’t know where to start. The space between realizing your debt is out of control and actually getting out of debt can take a lot of hard work and dedication. No matter what kind of debt you are in, paying it off can take years.
Fortunately, those who have gotten out of debt have shared their insights on how they were able to accomplish it. Below are seven of the best quotes about getting out of debt.
‘The safest way to double your money is to fold it over and put it in your pocket.’ —Kin Hubbard
“If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.” Lao Tzu
‘A big part of financial freedom is having your heart and mind free from worry about the what-ifs of life.’ —Suze Orman
“The only way you will ever permanently take control of your financial life is to dig deep and fix the root problem.” Suze Orman
‘Budgeting has only one rule: Do not go over budget.’—Leslie Tayne
“Some debts are fun when you are acquiring them, but none are fun when you set about retiring them.” Ogden Nash