Quotes by credit
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In an age of unscrupulous and shameless book-making, it is a duty to give notice of the rubbish that cumbers the ground. There is no credit, no real power required for this task. It is the work of an intellectual scavenger, and far from being specially honorable.
American baseball player 1962-
In baseball, you can do something poorly and still get credit. A pitcher could throw a bad ball, the batter hit a screaming line drive, and an outfielder make a fantastic diving catch. Yet, when you look at historical databases, 80% of the time when a ball is struck with that trajectory and velocity, it is a hit.
In the beginning, I wanted to enter what was essentially a man's field. I wanted to prove I could do it. Then I found that when I did as well as the men in the field I got more credit for my work because I am a woman, which seems unfair.
Harry S. Truman
American president 1884-1972
It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.
American Presbyterian theologian and professor 1772-1851
It is commonly said that men are forward to believe whatever is connected with their own interest. This in common cases is true; but it is also true, that when some very great and unexpected good news is brought to us, we find it very difficult to credit it.
French writer (ps. of J. A. Thibault) 1844-1924
It is only the poor who pay cash, and that not from virtue, but because they are refused credit.
German - American physicist 1879-1955
It stands to the everlasting credit of science that by acting on the human mind it has overcome man's insecurity before himself and before nature.
American entrepreneur 1974-
It's important to credit the brave people that take chances to stand up to regimes. They're the star.
American author and political activist 1941-
Lenders, including major credit companies as well as payday lenders, have taken over the traditional role of the street-corner loan shark, charging the poor insanely high rates of interest.
Men are often capable of greater things than they perform. They are sent into the world with bills of credit, and seldom draw to their full extent.
British writer 1717-1797
Men are sent into the world with bills of credit, and seldom draw to their full extent.
American columnist 1907-
Modern man drives a mortgaged car over a bond-financed highway on credit-card gas.
Canadian professor and philosopher 1911-1980
Money is a poor man's credit card.
American rapper and actor (Shad Gregory Moss) 1987-
Music is the reason I'm doing movies; I do credit that. But acting is an escape route for me.
Edgar W. Howe
American journalist and writer 1853-1937
No man's credit is ever as good as his money.
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