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Best Quotes About Bankers And Banking

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A list of the best bankers and banking quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous bankers and banking quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic bankers and banking quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational quotes from that same writer.

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    A banker is a fellow who lends his umbrella when the sun is shining and wants it back the minute it begins to rain.

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    A bank is a place that will lend you money if you can prove you don't need it.

    Bob Hope More
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    Banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies.

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    Lewis Lapham More
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    It is easier to rob by setting up a bank than by holding up a bank clerk.

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    I sincerely believe that banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies, and that the principle of spending money to be paid by posterity, under the name of funding, is but swindling futurity on a large scale.

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    There is too much sour grapes for my taste in the present American attitude. The time to denounce the bankers was when we were all feeding off their gold plate; not now! At present they have not only my sympathy but my preference. They are the last representatives of our native industries.

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    new! I hesitate to deposit money in a bank. I am afraid I shall never dare to take it out again. When you go to confession and entrust your sins to the safe-keeping of the priest, do you ever come back for them?

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    What's breaking into a bank compared with founding a bank?

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