Promises That Are Broken Quotes

Promises That Are Broken Quotes by Hannah Arendt, Barack Obama, Richard Paul Evans, Red Auerbach, Will Rogers, Edmund Burke and many others.

Promises are the uniquely human way of ordering the fut

Promises are the uniquely human way of ordering the future, making it predictable and reliable to the extent that this is humanly possible.
Hannah Arendt
I don’t want to pit Red America against Blue America. I want to be President of the United States of America.
Barack Obama
Broken vows are like broken mirrors. They leave those who held to them bleeding and staring at fractured images of themselves.
Richard Paul Evans
An acre of performance is worth a whole world of promise.
Red Auerbach
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 Rogers
Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises, for never intending to go beyond promise, it costs nothing.
Edmund Burke
If you like your health care plan, you can keep your health care plan.
Barack Obama
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.
Carl Jung
Everyone’s a millionaire where promises are concerned.
Vote for the man who promises least; he’ll be the least disappointing.
Bernard Baruch
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
Norman Vincent Peale
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.
Mark Twain
Promise is most given when the least is said.
George Chapman
April is a promise that May is bound to keep.
Hal Borland
He was ever precise in promise-keeping.
William Shakespeare
I refuse to leave our children with a debt that they cannot repay.
Barack Obama
Promises are the uniquely human way of ordering the future.
Hannah Arendt