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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

A promise made should be a promise kept.

Steve Forbes, businessman

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

Jean-Jacques Rousseau, philosopher

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

Abraham Lincoln, president

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

Napoleon Bonaparte, emperor

Promise is most given when the least is said.

George Chapman, poet

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

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,

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


One promises much, to avoid giving little.

Marquis De Vauvenargues,

Better break your word than do worse in keeping it.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

No pillows so soft as God's Promise.


Better a broken promise than none at all.

Mark Twain, author

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

Vows are made in storms and forgotten in calm weather.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

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

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

Promises and pie crusts are made to be broken.

Jonathan Swift, writer

All promise outruns performance.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

A prince never lacks legitimate reasons to break his promise.

Niccolo Machiavelli, writer

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

Niccolo Machiavelli, writer

We'll be back. I promise you that.

Samuel West, actor

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

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

William Penn, leader

He loses his thanks who promises and delays.


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

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

Shirley Maclaine, actress

Where there is an unknowable, there is a promise.

Thornton Wilder, novelist

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

William Shakespeare, dramatist

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

He is poor indeed that can promise nothing.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

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

William Shakespeare, dramatist

When you promise something, you must fulfill it.

Haile Gebrselassie, athlete

I am not a total, complete nitwit when it comes to selling books. I promise you there will be unexpected things. Some of them I don't know yet. She's writing it all herself.

Mary Matalin, celebrity

Everyone's a millionaire where promises are concerned.

Ovid, poet

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

A vow is a snare for sin.

Samuel Johnson, author

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

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

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

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

Edna St. Vincent Millay, author

Nothing weights lighter than a promise.


Nothing is as easy to make as a promise this winter to do something next summer; this is how commencement speakers are caught.

Sydney J. Harris, journalist

What the people want is very simple - they want an America as good as its promise.

Barbara Jordan, politician

You know for me when I promise something I want to deliver. If you don't, you have to disappear.

Haile Gebrselassie, athlete

While I can't promise you that I'm going to be a perfect candidate and I can't promise you that I'm not going to make mistakes, I can unequivocally promise you that no one, no one, will work harder on your behalf, no one will fight harder with you and no one will make you more proud.

Alexi Giannoulias, politician

Don't forget, I'm 39. I didn't come here just for the money to impress myself. I'm not saying I am going to be dominating. I'm not saying I'm going to be good. But I can promise you I will do all the right things to play.

Jaromir Jagr, athlete

Conservatism is not about leaving people behind. Conservatism is about empowering people to catch up, to give them the tools at their disposable that make it possible for them to access all the hope, all the promise, all the opportunity that America offers. And our programs to help them should reflect that.

Marco Rubio, politician

You will reciprocally promise love, loyalty and matrimonial honesty. We only want for you this day that these words constitute the principle of your entire life and that with the help of divine grace you will observe these solemn vows that today, before God, you formulate.

Pope John Paul II, clergyman

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.

Carl Jung, psychiatrist

I've been looking at some video clips on YouTube of President Obama - then candidate Obama - going through Iowa making promises. The gap between his promises and his performance is the largest I've seen, well, since the Kardashian wedding and the promise of 'til death do we part.

Mitt Romney, politician

I can't promise to love someone for ever. I can't imagine anyone could promise to love me for ever. I mean, it sounds like a lovely day, but I go to red carpet events all the time and I'm the centre of attention so it's not like I'm looking for that!

Kelly Brook, model

You can't stand for too many things. You can't use the bully pulpit for too many things. So, I promise you, every day, I am going to talk about jobs, spending, and education.

Meg Whitman, businesswoman

Canadians know that the promise of a recession didn't happen because of anything we did here. If you look at all the causes of the recession, problems in mortgage markets, the problems in the banking sector, the problems in government finance in countries like Greece, none of those problems were in present Canada.

Stephen Harper, politician

Promise a lot and give even more.

Anthony J. D'Angelo, writer

We're saying no changes for Medicare for people above the age of 55. And in order to keep the promise to current seniors who've already retired and organized their lives around this program, you have to reform it for the next generation.

Paul Ryan, politician

Men's vows are women's traitors!

William Shakespeare, dramatist

When you make a promise, keep it.

Zig Ziglar, author

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

Mike Rogers, politician

I've had my ring since I was 12 years old. But for me it's not something I want to go around saying, 'Hey, look what I have', It's a promise I made to myself and God. I think some people misinterpret that as a trend and think everyone's getting one.

Selena Gomez, actress

After a century of striving, after a year of debate, after a historic vote, health care reform is no longer an unmet promise. It is the law of the land.

Barack Obama, president

People have tremendous power, more than the average person understands, and certainly more than even I understood before I came to Congress. When any of my constituents writes me a letter, I promise you, we're listening.

Charlie Norwood, politician

I mean, look, Nancy Pelosi said in the very beginning this is going to be the most open, honest and ethical Congress in history. And what we're seeing is she's breaking that promise every day.

Eric Cantor, politician

We know the threats - from global terrorist networks to the spread of deadly weapons. Yet we also know that embedded in this time of danger is the promise of a new day, if we have the courage and commitment to work together.

Valerie Jarrett, lawyer

Keep every promise you make and only make promises you can keep.

Anthony Hitt, businessman

A promise made is a debt unpaid.

Robert William Service,

My obligation as president, and what I promise the country, is that the courts will be able to do their job free of all pressure.

Ricardo Lagos, politician

Thou ought to be nice, even to superstition, in keeping thy promises, and therefore equally cautious in making them.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

Promises and pie-crust are made to be broken.

Eliel Saarinen,

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

Norman Douglas, writer

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

The musicians are really on board, they're doing a great job together. There is some kind of a good chemistry, I would say affectionate chemistry and it's a huge promise of success.

Lucien Bouchard, lawyer

Never make a promise - you may have to keep it.

Neil Jordan, director

When the great promise of the Spirit was fulfilled on the day of Pentecost, it was fulfilled not in reference to the apostles only.

Charles Hodge, theologian

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

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

Anna Freud, psychologist

I'd say there was a fair amount of skepticism at the time about whether the Internet held any promise. And of course I felt that it did.

Jim Clark, businessman

America knows it has got to deal with its deficit problems so that it, too, can promise it is making its proper and best contributions to the world economy.

Gordon Brown, politician

It is better to run the risk of being considered indecisive, better to be uncertain and not promise, than to promise and not fulfill.

Oswald Chambers, theologian

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

Mikhail Saakashvili, statesman

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

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

A promise must never be broken.

Alexander Hamilton, politician

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

Lena Horne, actress

Tomorrow is not promised to any of us.

Kirby Puckett,

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