Promises Quotes SMS Collection

Let gods promises shine on your problems

Let God’s promises shine on your problems.  ~Corrie Ten Boom

Promise only what you can deliver then

Promise only what you can deliver.  Then deliver more than you promise.  ~Author Unknown

And be these juggling friends no more

And be these juggling friends no more believ’d, That palter with us in a double sense; That keep the word of promise to our

April is a promise that may bound

April is a promise that May is bound to keep.  ~Hal Borland

All promise outruns performance ralph waldo emerson

All promise outruns performance.  ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

A promise is a comfort for fool

A promise is a comfort for a fool.  ~Proverb

Go for it now the future is

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

Oaths are the fossils of piety george

Oaths are the fossils of piety.  ~George Santayana

Losers make promises they often break winners

Losers make promises they often break.  Winners make commitments they always keep.  ~Denis Waitley

Those that are most slow in making

Those that are most slow in making a promise are the most faithful in the performance of it.  ~Jean Jacques Rousseau

Promises are like the full moon if

Promises are like the full moon, if they are not kept at once they diminish day by day.  ~German Proverb

The very first law in advertising is

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

For every promise there is price to

For every promise, there is price to pay.  ~Jim Rohn

We promise according to our hopes and

We promise according to our hopes, and perform according to our fears.  ~Francois duc de la Rochefoucauld

The best way to keep ones word

The best way to keep one’s word is not to give it.  ~Napoleon Bonaparte

Rarely promise but if lawful constantly perform

Rarely promise, but, if lawful, constantly perform.  ~William Penn

Everyones a millionaire where promises are concerned

Everyone’s a millionaire where promises are concerned.  ~Author Unknown

No pillow so soft as gods promise

No pillow so soft as God’s promise.  ~Author Unknown

Promises are the uniquely human way of

Promises are the uniquely human way of ordering the future, making it predictable and reliable to the extent that this is humanly possible.  ~Hannah

Promise is most given when the least

Promise is most given when the least is said.  ~George Chapman

Nothing is as easy to make a

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

To promise not to do a thing

To promise not to do a thing is the surest way in the world to make a body want to go and do that

Nothing weights lighter than a promise german

Nothing weights lighter than a promise.  ~German Proverb

If we got one tenth of what was

If we got one-tenth of what was promised to us in these acceptance speeches there wouldn’t be any inducement to go to heaven.  ~Will

Promises are like crying babies in a

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

The man who promises everything is sure

The man who promises everything is sure to fulfill nothing, and everyone who promises too much is in danger of using evil means in

For anything worth having one must pay

For anything worth having one must pay the price; and the price is always work, patience, love, self-sacrifice – no paper currency, no promises

A promise is a debt proverb

A promise is a debt.  ~Proverb

Beauty always promises but never gives anything

Beauty always promises, but never gives anything.  ~Simone Weil

Oft expectation fails and most oft where

Oft expectation fails, and most oft where most it promises; and oft it hits where hope is coldest; and despair most sits.  ~William Shakespeare

Never take a solemn oath people think

Never take a solemn oath.  People think you mean it.  ~Norman Douglas

Promises and pie crusts are made to

Promises and pie crusts are made to be broken.  ~Jonathan Swift

But as the arms control scholar thomas schelling

But as the arms-control scholar Thomas Schelling once noted, two things are very expensive in international life: promises when they succeed and threats when

I thought he was a young man

I thought he was a young man of promise; but it appears he was a young man of promises.  ~Author Unknown

Better break your word than do worse

Better break your word than do worse in keeping it.  ~Thomas Fuller

The promise given was a necessity of

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

Promise large promise is the soul of

Promise, large promise, is the soul of an advertisement.  ~Samuel Johnson

Unless commitment is made there are only

Unless commitment is made, there are only promises and hopes; but no plans.  ~Peter F. Drucker

Each morning i gaze at the eastern

Each morning I gaze at the eastern horizon, and if the sun keeps its promise, I keep mine.  ~Robert Brault, www.robertbrault.com