Those that are most slow in making a promise are the most faithful in the performance of it.
Author: Jean Jacques Rousseau (1712-1778)
Profession: Swiss Political Philosopher, Educationist, Essayist
Between today and tomorrow are graves, and between promising and fulfilling are chasms.
No pillows so soft as God's Promise.
A promise made is a debt unpaid.
Author: Robert W. Service (1874-1958)
Profession: British Poet
Promises and pie crusts are made to be broken.
Author: Jonathan Swift (1667-1745)
Profession: Anglo-Irish Satirist
One promises much, to avoid giving little.
Author: Marquis De Vauvenargues (1715-1747)
Profession: French Moralist
Where there is an unknowable, there is a promise.
Author: Thornton Wilder (1897-1975)
Profession: American Novelist, Playwright