Quotation Explorer - 'Promised'

He who promises more than he is able to perform, is false to himself; and he who does not perform what he has promised, is a traitor to his friend. - George Shelley
And it was darkSo dark at nightAnd we held on to each otherLike brother to brotherWe promised our mothers we'd writeAnd we would all go down together - Billy Joel
God never promised life would be fair, but He did promise He would be there. - Danny L Deaubé
It is time for us to move on to our promised land!!! It’s time to begin to believe that with God on our side we can build a prosperous nation and continent - Sunday Adelaja
We have trained them to think of the Future as a promised land which favored heroes attain-not as something which everyone reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is. - C.S. Lewis
The promised return of Christ should motivate you toward daily holy living. - Jim George
I promised her that I would never kiss and tell, but I have to tell someone about my dreams and fairytales. So I’m telling you that I kissed her. - Delano Johnson
Nothing in life is promised except death. - Kanye West
All spheres of life in society are mission fields. They are the Promised Land where the Lordwill lead us to. - Sunday Adelaja
Tomorrow is promised to no one. - Clint Eastwood
...[D]espite the concoction's disgusting lecture, it's cleared every blemish from my face, as promised. I am a Buzzard-created beauty, head to toe. - Katie Crouch and Grady Hendrix, The White Glove War
There is only as much space, only as much time, Only as much desire, only as many words, Only as many pages, only as much ink To accept all of us at light-speed Hurrying into the Promised Land Of oblivion that is waiting for us sooner or later. - Dejan Stojanovic
The primary cause of disorder in ourselves is the seeking of reality promised by another. - Jiddu Krishnamurti
God never said that we wouldn’t have unfair situations, that we wouldn’t experience loss. But He promised if we would stay in faith, He would restore everything that was stolen. - Joel Osteen
The Promised Land always lies on the other side of a Wilderness. - Havelock Ellis
If we are to have real faith, we must study the Word of God and discover what is promised. Then, we must simply believe the promises of God. Trying to believe something that you want to believe is not faith. Believing what God says in His Word is faith. - R.A. Torrey
The best laid schemes o' Mice an' Men, Gang aft agley, An' lea'e us nought but grief an' pain, For promis'd joy! (The best laid schemes of Mice and Men oft go awry, And leave us nothing but grief and pain, For promised joy!) - Robert Burns
That was the day that I promised I'd never sing of love that does not exist. but darling, You are the only exception - Hayley Williams
Regardless of gender, one has to be willing to take what belongs and what has been promised, by not backing down and by not giving up. Never be willing to throw in the towel and accept defeat! - Ellen J. Barrier
...And I've looked over, and I've seen the promised land. I may not get there with you, but I want you to know tonight that we as a people will get to the promised land. So I'm happy tonight. I'm not worried about anything. I'm not fearing any man. - Martin Luther King Jr.
Clotilda: ....don’t take him for granted. No day is promised us with the ones we love.... - Joyce, T.S.
Therefore, a search for God's will should begin on your knees. He will meet you there. Remember that Jesus promised, "Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you" (Matthew 7:7). - James C. Dobson
Literacy is inseparable from opportunity, and opportunity is inseperable from freedom. The freedom promised by literacy is both freedom from - from ignorance, oppression, poverty - and freedom to - to do new things, to make choices, to learn. - Koichiro Matsuura
Since our yesterdays are gone and our tomorrows are never promised, TODAY I want to thank all my amazing friends and family for being in my life. - Steven Aitchison
He got off on Lincoln and slavery and dared any man there to deny that Lincoln and the negro and Moses and the children of Israel were the same, and that the Red Sea was just the blood that had to be spilled in order that the black race might cross into the Promised Land. - William Faulkner
The matters we or the world might consider trivial, He cares about and wants to remedy. He longs to relieve our worries and has promised to supply our most fundamental needs. - Charles R. Swindoll
Yesterday’s gone, let it go, It’s not possible to bring it back. Renew, release, let go. Yesterday’s gone. There’s nothing you can do to bring it back. Today is a new day! make the best of it, tomorrow is not promised. - Ane Krstevska
God promised you to give you dreams and visions, see Him as your great dream/vision giver. - Euginia Herlihy
Live for today with love and kindness. Live profoundly for tomorrow is promised to no one. - Debasish Mridha
In the middle of the mayhem, you came and sang a song of melancholy. You promised a wildfire, but instead choked the light that was struggling hard for survival. Eventually when all the light went off. You left, complaining about the darkness. - Akshay Vasu
You promised me Heaven...And put me through Hell! - Bon Jovi
Make every day count, because you're never promised a next day. - Auliq Ice
I believe our clever young man has intuited that while only the pursuit of happiness is promised to all Americans, unhappiness is guaranteed for many. - Viet Thanh Nguyen
I would not be a Moses to lead you into the Promised Land, because if I could lead you into it, someone else could lead you out of it. - Eugene V. Debs
Some people are more interested in making good on a promise—rather than in doing what they promised. - Clifford Cohen
Create a massive drawing of what God has promised you. - Euginia Herlihy
We are certainly getting ahead; if I am Moses, then you are Joshua and will take possession of the promised land of psychiatry, which I shall only be able to glimpse from afar. - Sigmund Freud
You promised, Seaweed Brain. We would not get separated! Ever again! You’re impossible! Love you too! - Rick Riordan
The primary duty of every minister is to lead people into the Promised Land. - Sunday Adelaja
Pain in the wilderness is an investment in pleasure in the Promised Land. - Matshona Dhliwayo
But they promised us everyone would return someday…when it was safe. Her voice cracked at the end.You’re being stupid again. Trusting in what they say. Disdain dripped from his words like pus from an infected wound. - TC Avey
But that which fanaticism formerly promised to the elect, science now accomplishes for all men. - Gustave Flaubert
Nothing in life is promised. Each day is a valuable opportunity to play an important role in this world. Treat each moment like it's the performance of a lifetime; approach every show like it's your first, respect it as if you've invested years, appreciate it like it's your last. - Carlos Wallace
Here today, may be gone tomorrow! Never take anyone or nothing for granted! Be sure to count your blessing daily because tomorrow isn't promised. - Surgeo Bell
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