Hasty resolutions are of the nature of vows, and to be equally avoided.
Empower your possibility with the power of your promise.
Promises and pie crusts are made to be broken.
Where there is an unknowable, there is a promise.
We'll be back. I promise you that.
Compromise is a sign you'll pass on the road to mediocrity.
He is poor indeed that can promise nothing.
It is the purpose that makes strong the vow; But vows to every purpose must not hold.
'Tis not the many oaths that make the truth; But the plain single vow, that is vow'd true.
Your success will be compromised by your need to be liked by everyone.
Promises and Pye-Crusts, are made to be broken.
Nothing weights lighter than a promise.
Civilization rests on a set of promises;
if the promises are broken too often, the civilization dies, no matter how rich it may be, or how mechanically clever. Hope and faith depend on the promises; if hope and faith go, everything goes.
Promise me you'll always remember: you're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem and smarter than you think.
Personally, I hold that a man, who deliberately and intelligently takes a pledge and then breaks it, forfeits his manhood.
A vow is a snare for sin.
The promises of this world are, for the most part, vain phantoms;
and to confide in one's self, and become something of worth and value is the best and safest course.
I don't know where I'm going from here, but I promise it won't be boring.
Everyone's a millionaire where promises are concerned.
I was pretty much a homebody; didn't really go to school dances, never went to a prom. I was a bit of a loner, a geek.
Every organization of men, be it social or political, ultimately relies on man's capacity for making promises and keeping them.
Commitment Is what turns A Promise Into Reality.
When a man takes an oath...,he's holding his ownself in his own hands. Like water. And if he opens his fingers then- he needn't hope to find himself again.
It is better to run the risk of being considered indecisive, better to be uncertain and not promise, than to promise and not fulfill.
Never take a solemn oath. People think you mean it.
People with good intentions make promises, but people with good character keep them.
Thou ought to be nice, even to superstition, in keeping thy promises, and therefore equally cautious in making them.
The man who promises everything is sure to fulfil nothing, and everyone who promises too much is in danger of using evil means in order to carry out his promises, and is already on the road to perdition.
Promises and pie-crust are made to be broken.
Let God's promises shine on your problems
A promise made is a debt unpaid.
I never could keep a promise. I do not blame myself for this weakness, because the fault must lie in my physical organization. It is likely that such a very liberal amount of space was given to the organ which enables me to make promises that the organ which should enable me to keep them was crowded out. But I grieve not. I like no half-way things. I had rather have one faculty nobly developed than two faculties of mere ordinary capacity.
Tomorrow is not promised to any of us.
I don't have much to offer, but i promise you can have the best of me