Promise Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
I know it is a bad thing to break a promise, but I think now that it is a worse thing to let a promise break you.
- Jennifer Donnelly
Sometimes people don’t understand the promises they’re making when they make them.
- John Green
Half the promises people say were never kept, were never made.
~Edgar Watson Howe
Promises are like babies: easy to make, hard to deliver.
Promises were like laws; smart men knew when to break both.
- C.J. Hill
Don’t lie, don’t cheat, and don’t make promises you know you can’t keep.
I can’t promise to always smile, because life always has a way to make me cry.
Unless commitment is made, there are only promises and hopes; but no plans.
- Peter F Drucker
When a man repeats a promise again and again, he means to fail you.
Never promise more than you can perform.
- Publilius Syrus
An ounce of performance is worth pounds of promises.
- Mae West
Some people break promises for the pleasure of breaking them.
- William Hazlitt
Promises may fit the friends, but non- performance will turn them into enemies.
- Benjamin Franklin
Promises are like the full moon, if they are not kept at once they diminish day by day.
A promise must never be broken.
- Alexander Hamilton
All promise outruns performance.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Promise a lot and give even more.
– Anthony J D’Angelo
Everyone is a millionaire where promises are concerned
Better a broken promise than none at all.
- Mark Twain
An acre of performance is worth a whole world of promise.
- William Dean Howells
He is poor indeed that can promise nothing.
- Thomas Fuller