Promise Quotes and Sayings
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
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
If you don’t like to make excuses or apologies, stop making promises
We promise according to our hopes and perform according to our fears.
– Francois de La Rochefoucauld
The promises of yesterday are the taxes of today.
– William Lyon MacKenzie
Promise is most given when the least is said.
– George Chapman
The best way to keep one’s word is not to give it.
– Napoleon Bonaparte
Some promises aren’t worth keeping.
– Holly Black
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
It hurts when someone you loved promised that he won’t leave, but still does. However, it hurts more because he stayed not because he loved you, but because he promised you.
Vows made in storms are forgotten in calm.
– Thomas Fuller
Promises were a lot like impressions. The second one didn’t count for much.
– Kristin Hannah