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Better a broken promise than none at all.
Our Lord has written the promise of resurrection, not in books alone, but in every leaf in springtime.
I can promise you that women working together - linked, informed and educated - can bring peace and prosperity to this forsaken planet.
After a century of striving, after a year of debate, after a historic vote, health care reform is no longer an unmet promise. It is the law of the land.
A prince never lacks legitimate reasons to break his promise.
The most glorious moments in your life are not the so-called days of success, but rather those days when out of dejection and despair you feel rise in you a challenge to life, and the promise of future accomplishments.
It is possible to become discouraged about the injustice we see everywhere. But God did not promise us that the world would be humane and just. He gives us the gift of life and allows us to choose the way we will use our limited time on earth. It is an awesome opportunity.
Love always creates, it never destroys. In this lie's man's only promise.
Now, let me be clear. The path I lay out is not one paved with ever increasing government checks and cradle to grave assurance that government will always be the solution. If this election is a bidding war for who can promise the most goodies and the most benefits, I'm not your president. You have that president today.
I know my country has not perfected itself. At times, we've struggled to keep the promise of liberty and equality for all of our people. We've made our share of mistakes, and there are times when our actions around the world have not lived up to our best intentions.
If a politician found he had cannibals among his constituents, he would promise them missionaries for dinner.
H. L. Mencken
Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
A. A. Milne
Girls we love for what they are; young men for what they promise to be.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
If you wish to be a success in the world, promise everything, deliver nothing.
We will keep the promise of Social Security by taking the responsible steps to strengthen it - not by turning it over to Wall Street.
A promise must never be broken.
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.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises, for never intending to go beyond promise, it costs nothing.
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've been looking at some video clips on YouTube of President Obama - then candidate Obama - going through Iowa making promises. The gap between his promises and his performance is the largest I've seen, well, since the Kardashian wedding and the promise of 'til death do we part.
The promise of America has always been that if you worked hard, had the right values, took some risks, that there was an opportunity to build a better life for your family and for your next generation.
President Obama promised to begin to slow the rise of the oceans and heal the planet. My promise... is to help you and your family.
Success is full of promise till one gets it, and then it seems like a nest from which the bird has flown.
Henry Ward Beecher
Politicians are the same all over. They promise to build bridges even when there are no rivers.
The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.
You will reciprocally promise love, loyalty and matrimonial honesty. We only want for you this day that these words constitute the principle of your entire life and that with the help of divine grace you will observe these solemn vows that today, before God, you formulate.
Pope John Paul II
I don't know where I'm going from here, but I promise it won't be boring.
Faith, mighty faith, the promise sees, And looks to God alone; Laughs at impossibilities, And cries it shall be done.
God never made a promise that was too good to be true.
Dwight L. Moody
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
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