Promises That Are Broken Quotes by Bernard Baruch, Napoleon Bonaparte, William Shakespeare, Wayne Dyer, Nikita Khrushchev, George Chapman and many others.
Vote for the man who promises least; he’ll be the least disappointing.
If you wish to be a success in the world, promise everything, deliver nothing.
He was ever precise in promise-keeping.
Go for it now. The future is promised to no one.
Politicians are the same all over. They promise to build bridges even when there are no rivers.
Promise is most given when the least is said.
Today I am pledging to cut the deficit we inherited in half by the end of my first term in office.
Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises, for never intending to go beyond promise, it costs nothing.
Civilization rests on a set of promises; if the promises are broken too often, the civilization dies, no matter how rich it may be, or how mechanically clever. Hope and faith depend on the promises; if hope and faith go, everything goes.
If you like your health care plan, you can keep your health care plan.
The best way to keep one’s word is not to give it.
An acre of performance is worth a whole world of promise.
The man who promises everything is sure to fulfil nothing, and everyone who promises too much is in danger of using evil means in order to carry out his promises, and is already on the road to perdition.
And that means that no matter how we reform health care, we will keep this promise to the American people: If you like your doctor, you will be able to keep your doctor, period. If you like your health care plan, you’ll be able to keep your health care plan, period. No one will take it away, no matter what.
Now he found out a new thing–namely, that to promise not to do a thing is the surest way in the world to make a body want to go and do that very thing.
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
I refuse to leave our children with a debt that they cannot repay.