"Beats me - I've never dealt with a sovereign debt crisis before."
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"I want to take out one of those mortgages on my grandchildren's future."
"Will this be cash or consumer debt?"
"It's simple enough, Langdon, but I'll explain again. To help pay off the debt that we incurred when we bought this company, we've sold some of you into slavery."
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"It says, "Please disregard this reminder if your check is in the mail."
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"Frankly, when I took out the loan I sincerely believed we'd all be blown to hell before it came due."
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The Check in the Mail
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"I need some debt to wallow in."
"The dealer will allow me to return the limo if my investments go bad."
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"The sharp quills protect me from creditors."
The Three Little Overextended Pigs
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"I guess I just like living out under the stars and hunting for what I eat. Plus, I had a ton of credit-card debt."
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A man looks at condolences cards from the “Chapter 11” section.
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"You didn't think the nice people at the Rijksmuseum would give you this classy Vermeer and never collect, didja?"
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"Now let's try it again, pal. You got the money?"
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Student Loan Shark
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Friendly Foreclosures Co.
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"That? Oh, that's our debtors' prison."
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"Who are they?" "Creditors, Sire."
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"Believe me, the e-check is in the e-mail."
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"He owed me a month's wages when he died and he's going to work it out."
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"Dancing with the liquidators."
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"I come from old money. But obviously, not quite enough of it.'