Promise Quotes and Sayings
Rarely promise, but, if lawful, constantly perform.
– William Penn
The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.
– Niccolo Machiavelli
Every politician has a promising career. Unfortunately, most of them do not keep those promises.
– Jarod Kintz
Promises are like babies: easy to make, hard to deliver.
When you break a promise you break a heart.
Promises are only as strong as the person who gives them…
– Stephen Richards
A politician is known by the promises he keeps.
A promise is a comfort for a fool.
A promise made is a debt unpaid.
– Robert Service
Nothing weights lighter than a promise.
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 were like laws; smart men knew when to break both.
– C.J. Hill
An ounce of performance is worth pounds of promises.
– Mae West
We promise according to our hopes and perform according to our fears.
– Francois de La Rochefoucauld