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Picture quote about motivational

"Someday" is a disease that will take dreams to the grave with you.

Picture quote by Janis Joplin about self

Do not compromise yourself. You are all you have got. ⏤ Janis Joplin

Picture quote by Wayne Dyer about motivational

Go for it now. The future is promised to no one. ⏤ Wayne Dyer

Picture quote by Winnie-the-Pooh about motivational

Promise me you'll always remember: you're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem and smarter than you think. ⏤ Winnie-the-Pooh

Picture quote about power

Empower your possibility with the power of your promise.

Picture quote by Grant Cardone about success

Your success will be compromised by your need to be liked by everyone. ⏤ Grant Cardone

Picture quote by Abraham Lincoln about commitment

Commitment Is what turns A Promise Into Reality. ⏤ Abraham Lincoln

Picture quote by Napoleon Bonaparte about success

If you wish to be a success in the world, promise everything, deliver nothing. ⏤ Napoleon Bonaparte

Picture quote by David Bowie about future

I don't know where I'm going from here, but I promise it won't be boring. ⏤ David Bowie

Picture quote by Sayings about courage

May today build your faith in the promise of a better tomorrow. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Tim Fargo about compromise

Compromise is a sign you'll pass on the road to mediocrity. ⏤ Tim Fargo

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May every sunrise hold more promise, every moonrise hold more peace.


Politicians are the same all over. They promise to build bridges even when there are no rivers.

Nikita Khrushchev, politician

In the midst of great joy, do not promise anyone anything. In the midst of great anger, do not answer anyone's letter.

Chinese Proverbs,

When did the future switch from being a promise to a threat?

Chuck Palahniuk, novelist

Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.

A. A. Milne, author

The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.

Napoleon Bonaparte, emperor

Promises are the uniquely human way of ordering the future.

Hannah Arendt, historian

There are no greater promisers than those who have nothing to give.


Some persons make promises for the pleasure of breaking them.

William Hazlitt, critic

If you wish to be success in the world, promise everything, deliver nothing.

Napoleon Bonaparte, emperor

We must not promise what we ought not, lest we be called on to perform what we cannot.

Abraham Lincoln, president

Those that are most slow in making a promise are the most faithful in the performance of it.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau, philosopher

A promise made should be a promise kept.

Steve Forbes, businessman

Please accept a promise from me in his name that I will always live in the religion in which he died.

Giacomo Meyerbeer, composer

Half the promises people say were never kept, were never made.

Edward W. Howe,

Eggs and oaths are easily broken.

Danish proverb,

April is a promise that May is bound to keep.

Hal Borland, author

God never made a promise that was too good to be true.

Dwight L. Moody, clergyman

Promise is most given when the least is said.

George Chapman, poet

Between today and tomorrow are graves, and between promising and fulfilling are chasms.


Your capacity to keep your vow will depend on the purity of your life.

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

Better a broken promise than none at all.

Mark Twain, author

One promises much, to avoid giving little.

Marquis De Vauvenargues,

Vows are made in storms and forgotten in calm weather.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

No pillows so soft as God's Promise.


Commitment is the enemy of resistance, for it is the serious promise to press on, to get up, no matter how many times you are knocked down.

David McNally, director

Better break your word than do worse in keeping it.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

A prince never lacks legitimate reasons to break his promise.

Niccolo Machiavelli, writer

It is not the oath that makes us believe the man, but the man the oath.

Aeschylus, poet

Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.

Norman Vincent Peale, clergyman

Promises and pie crusts are made to be broken.

Jonathan Swift, writer

Where there is an unknowable, there is a promise.

Thornton Wilder, novelist

He loses his thanks who promises and delays.


We'll be back. I promise you that.

Samuel West, actor

The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.

Niccolo Machiavelli, writer

Hasty resolutions are of the nature of vows, and to be equally avoided.

William Penn, leader

It is useless to hold a person to anything he says while he is in love, drunk, or running for office.

Shirley Maclaine, actress

All promise outruns performance.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

'Tis not the many oaths that make the truth; But the plain single vow, that is vow'd true.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

He is poor indeed that can promise nothing.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

It is the purpose that makes strong the vow; But vows to every purpose must not hold.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

The point in history at which we stand is full of promise and danger. The world will either move forward toward unity and widely shared prosperity - or it will move apart.

Franklin D. Roosevelt, president

When I said I retired from basketball playing, I have retired. You will not see me play again. That is a promise.

Karl Malone, basketball player

Personally, I hold that a man, who deliberately and intelligently takes a pledge and then breaks it, forfeits his manhood.

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

A vow is a snare for sin.

Samuel Johnson, author

Nothing weights lighter than a promise.


I'd kiss a frog even if there was no promise of a Prince Charming popping out of it. I love frogs.

Cameron Diaz, actress

When you promise something, you must fulfill it.

Haile Gebrselassie, athlete

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.

Michelangelo Buonarroti,

There is just one thing I can promise you about the outer-space program - your tax-dollar will go further.

Wernher Von Braun, scientist

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.

Herbert Agar,

Dr. King's leadership reaffirmed the promise of our democracy: that everyday people, working together, have the power to change our government and our institutions for the better.

Maria Cantwell, politician

Everyone's a millionaire where promises are concerned.

Ovid, poet

Please give me some good advice in your next letter. I promise not to follow it.

Edna St. Vincent Millay, author

President Reagan was elected on the promise of getting government off the backs of the people and now he demands that government wrap itself around the waists of the people.

Ralph Nader, lawyer

What is politics but persuading the public to vote for this and support that and endure these for the promise of those?

Gilbert Highet, writer

My strong point, if I have a strong point, is performance. I always do more than I say. I always produce more than I promise.

Richard M. Nixon, president

The rat stops gnawing in the wood, the dungeon walls withdraw, the weight is lifted your pulse steadies and the sun has found your heart, the day was not bad, the season has not been bad, there is sense and even promise in going on.

Bernard De Voto, writer

Drink moderately, for drunkeness neither keeps a secret, nor observes a promise.

Miguel de Cervantes, novelist

If a politician found he had cannibals among his constituents, he would promise them missionaries for dinner.

H. L. Mencken, writer

The headline is the most important element of an ad. It must offer a promise to the reader of a believable benefit. And it must be phrased in a way to give it memory value.

Morris Hite, businessman

I'll promise to go easier on drinking and to get to bed earlier, but not for you, fifty thousand dollars, or two-hundred and fifty thousand dollars will I give up women. They're too much fun.

Babe Ruth, athlete

These happy endings all express the weak and sly promise that the world is not rotten and out of joint but meaningful and ultimately in excellent condition.

Douglas Sirk, director

I made a promise to myself to be kinder to other people.

Lena Horne, actress

What is one to say about June, the time of perfect young summer, the fulfillment of the promise of the earlier months, and with as yet no sign to remind one that its fresh young beauty will ever fade.

Gertrude Jekyll, celebrity

Nature is forever arriving and forever departing, forever approaching, forever vanishing; but in her vanishings there seems to be ever the waving of a hand, in all her partings a promise of meetings farther along the road.

Richard Le Gallienne, poet

I promise not to become a source of shame for you.

Mikhail Saakashvili, statesman

Who promised you that only for joy were you brought to this earth?

Anna Freud, psychologist

America is not just a power, it is a promise. It is not enough for our country to be extraordinary in might; it must be exemplary in meaning.

Nelson Rockefeller, vice president

Never take a solemn oath. People think you mean it.

Norman Douglas, writer

Promises and pie-crust are made to be broken.

Eliel Saarinen,

A promise made is a debt unpaid.

Robert William Service,

The first law in advertising is to avoid the concrete promise... and cultivate the delightfully vague.

John C. Crosby, politician

You cannot live on other people's promises, but if you promise others enough, you can live on your own.

Mark Caine,

While we have made great progress in increasing funding for veterans' benefits, we still have a long way to go in fully meeting the promise to our veterans.

Sue Kelly, politician

We promised new benefits to seniors like preventive screening and diabetes testing. We kept that promise.

Mike Rogers, politician

When you make a promise, keep it.

Zig Ziglar, author

Men's vows are women's traitors!

William Shakespeare, dramatist

A promise must never be broken.

Alexander Hamilton, politician

Promise a lot and give even more.

Anthony J. D'Angelo, writer

We will keep the promise of Social Security by taking the responsible steps to strengthen it - not by turning it over to Wall Street.

Barack Obama, president

One word from the Lord is like a piece of gold to a believer, who is like a jeweler, shaping and hammering out the promise for a number of weeks.

Charles Spurgeon, preacher

I don't know where I'm going from here, but I promise it won't be boring.

David Bowie, singer songwriter

Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises, for never intending to go beyond promise, it costs nothing.

Edmund Burke, statesman

How many thorns of human nature are bristling conceits, buds of promise grown sharp for want of congenial climate.

John Burroughs, author

A U.S. dollar is an IOU from the Federal Reserve Bank. It's a promissory note that doesn't actually promise anything. It's not backed by gold or silver.

P. J. O'Rourke, comedian

Once elected, the Pope is by virtue of the promise of Jesus to Peter, the Pope is preserved from the possibility of error. God would change any spend thrift politician into a responsible Pope.

Pope Francis, clergyman

I have never used Auto-Tune in a live television performance, and I have never used Auto-Tune in any of my concerts. That is a promise.

Taylor Swift, musician

Love always creates, it never destroys. In this lies man's only promise.

Leo Buscaglia, author

We can continue our progress as a Nation toward the promise that all people are created equal and that our Nation will treat every person in that spirit.

Bobby Scott, politician

I thought Winston Churchill was a young man of promise, but it appears he is a young man of promises.

Arthur Balfour, statesman

The most glorious moments in your life are not the so-called days of success, but rather those days when out of dejection and despair you feel rise in you a challenge to life, and the promise of future accomplishments.

Gustave Flaubert, novelist

If you look closely enough, amid the merciless and the bitter, there is always the chance that you may find comfort and the promise of something good.

Bob Greene, journalist

We as a people, as a state, and as a community, have too much promise, too much potential, and too much at stake to go any other way than forward. We are too strong in our hearts, too innovative in our minds, and too firm in our beliefs to retreat from our goals.

Bill Richardson, politician

Truth is not a matter of fact but a state of harmony with progress and hope. Enveloped only in its wings will we ever soar to the promise of our greater selves.

Bryant H. McGill, poet

While it is important for people to see your promise you must also remember that hope is the keeper of both happiness and disappointment, the father of both progress and failure.

Bryant H. McGill, poet

So I promise you that this State of the State, like a good pizza, will be delivered in 25 minutes or less.

Ruth Ann Minner, politician

In not my, but our collective hands, is held the promise of change.

Mark Sanford, politician

Stem cell research holds enormous promise for easing human suffering, and federal support is critical to its success.

Tom Harkin, politician

This 21st century economy holds great promise for our people. But unless we give all Americans the skills they need to succeed, countries like India and China will take good-paying jobs that should be ours.

Harry Reid, politician

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