We promise according to our hopes and perform according to our fears.
He who is most slow in making a promise is the most faithful in performance of it.
A promise is a cloud; fulfillment is rain
Promise little and do much.
Never before in history has innovation offered promise of so much to so many in so short a time.
Looking up, she showed him quite a young face, but one whose bloom and promise were all swept away, as if the haggard winter should unnaturally kill the spring.
The true source of abundance is the silent mind, for within its fertile quietude rests all potential, all power, and all promise.
The world is no longer a romantic place. Some of its people still are however, and therein lies the promise. Don't let the world win.
On this Veterans Day, let us remember the service of our veterans, and let us renew our national promise to fulfill our sacred obligations to our veterans and their families who have sacrificed so much so that we can live free.
I present a reconciliation initiative... whose essence is our commitment to stop operations against all (European) countries if they promise not to be aggressive towards Muslims or interfere in their affairs.
Promise is most given when the least is said.
We promise according to our hopes, and perform according to our fears.
Commitment turns a promise into reality with words that speak boldly of your intentions and actions that speak louder than words.
Promise yourself to be just as enthusiastic about the success of others as you are about your own.
There is the kiss of welcome and of parting, the long, lingering, loving, present one; the stolen, or the mutual one; the kiss of love, of joy, and of sorrow; the seal of promise and receipt of fulfillment.
Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
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.
Drink moderately, for drunkenness neither keeps a secret, nor observes a promise
Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises, for never intending to go beyond promise, it costs nothing.
There are three signs of a hypocrite: when he speaks he speaks lies, when he makes a promise he breaks it, and when he is trusted he betrays his trust.
In the frank expression of conflicting opinions lies the greatest promise of wisdom in governmental action
In a state-run society the government promises you security. But it's a false promise predicated on the idea that the opposite of security is risk. Nothing could be further from the truth. The opposite of security is insecurity, and the only way to overcome insecurity is to take risks. The gentle government that promises to hold your hand as you cross the street refuses to let go on the other side
A heart truly in love never loses hope but always believes in the
promise of love, no matter how long the time and how far the distance.
Promise yourself to live your life as a revolution and not just a process of evolution.