“It is a wise man who lives with money in the bank, it is a fool who dies that way” goes the proverb. Though no one can deny the importance and usefulness of banks, most of the quotes that are famous have been said only as a criticism about bank and bankers. For instance, “a banker is a fellow who lends his umbrella when the sun is shining and wants it back the minute it begins to rain”, said Mark Twain.
You can never imagine a country without bank or bankers. There is no other way that our money can be securely placed than in a bank. The reputation of bank and bankers are marred by a few which have not functioned well but it is impossible to totally ignore the services of bank and bankers. These are criticisms and quotes on banks and bankers which give a varied view. Read them and they are interesting.