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The record business is dangerous to the health of bands and individuals, which is something I'm just now learning. But it's not dangerous in any of the ways people think; it's not that they try to make you compromise your art. That's not the problem.
~By T-Bone Burnett ~


While waiting for a Moses to lead us into the promised land, we have forgotten how to walk.
~By Wendell Johnson ~


The media in America has become so cowed and compromised.
~By John Sayles ~


You're never promised your next breath.
~By Lenny Kravitz ~


We have the promise of God's being our God, and of the blessing by Christ for ourselves, as we are Abraham's seed, yet take the whole promise collectively made to him and us.
~By Thomas Goodwin ~


We Americans have the great gifts of freedom and democracy, but it has been our education system that has fulfilled the promise of democracy.
~By James E. Rogers ~


Education should be one of our top funding priorities; talking about it does not help the teachers and students who desperately need promises fulfilled.
~By Solomon Ortiz ~


This is the first convention of the space age - where a candidate can promise the moon and mean it.
~By David Brinkley ~


Sure, I could of done it different... put my clown in a closet and dressed up in straight clothing. I could of compromised my essence, and swallowed my soul.
~By Wavy Gravy ~


I also want to draw attention to the responsibilities that people have to live up to their election promises and to live up to the votes that were cast by the people of Wales, in the General Election, in the expectation that we would deliver this promise.
~By Ron Davies ~


I moved on with my life but I still have a big commitment to Terri. I made her a promise.
~By Michael Schiavo ~


But I always held my music up and protected it from compromise. So I just do it for my friends. I've written hundreds of songs, and I'm sure I have a few albums worth of songs.
~By Gregory Harrison ~


In love, one should simplify, choose persons worthy of their promises and leave them if they don't keep them.
~By Isabelle Adjani ~


Promise yourself to live your life as a revolution and not just a process of evolution.
~By Anthony J. D'Angelo ~


There are certain promises you make that are more sacred than anything that happens in a court of law, I don't care how many Bibles you put your hand on.
~By Paul Castellano ~


More than half the combat deaths in Vietnam occurred after Richard Nixon was elected on a promise to bring the war to an end, and after the American people had already decided that they did not want one more soldier to die in Vietnam.
~By Raul Grijalva ~


An ounce of performance is worth pounds of promises.
~By Mae West ~


After that his Majesty was beheaded, the Parliament for some years effected nothing either for the publick peace or tranquillity of the nation, or settling religion as they had formerly promised.
~By William Lilly ~


In not my, but our collective hands, is held the promise of change.
~By Mark Sanford ~


Magic trick: to make people disappear, ask them to fulfill their promises.
~By Mason Cooley ~


We were promised a society of philosophers. But the Blogosphere is looking more and more like a nation of ankle-biters.
~By Steven Levy ~


The Europeans had made two promises to the United States if Marshall Plan help was forthcoming. The first promise was maximum self-help on the part of every country; and second, maximum mutual aid.
~By Paul Hoffman ~


The dreams which reveal the supernatural are promises and messages that God sends us directly: they are nothing but His angels, His ministering spirits , who usually appear to us when we are in a great predicament.
~By Paracelsus ~


Today we know that centralization and big bureaucracies have not, as promised, been the answer for promoting better opportunities for society.
~By Carlos Salinas de Gortari ~


We need to take steps to strengthen and mend Social Security so that its promise of a secure retirement is just as real for seniors in the future as it is today.
~By Herb Kohl ~


Certain it is that a great responsibility rests upon the statesmen of all nations, not only to fulfill the promises for reduction in armaments, but to maintain the confidence of the people of the world in the hope of an enduring peace.
~By Frank B. Kellogg ~


They made us many promises, more than I can remember, but they never kept but one; they promised to take our land, and they took it.
~By Red Cloud ~


I promise not to become a source of shame for you.
~By Mikhail Saakashvili ~


Sometimes I have to compromise my views, but I never compromise on issues like the death penalty and the arm trade laws, despite what the readers or letters may say.
~By Jonathan Shapiro ~


I promise to be an excellent husband, but give me a wife who, like the moon, will not appear every day in my sky.
~By Anton Chekhov ~


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.
~By Barack Obama ~


Tomorrow is not promised to any of us.
~By Kirby Puckett ~


I don't know where I'm going from here, but I promise it won't be boring.
~By David Bowie ~


Many women who have anorexia put their hearts in a compromised situation.
~By Carre Otis ~


I apologize for lying to you. I promise I won't deceive you except in matters of this sort.
~By Spiro T. Agnew ~


Promise is most given when the least is said.
~By George Chapman ~


The promise of America is one immigration policy for all who seek to enter our shores, whether they come from Mexico, Haiti or Canada, there must be one set of rules for everybody. We cannot welcome those to come and then try and act as though any culture will not be respected or treated inferior. We cannot look at the Latino community and preach "one language." No one gave them an English test before they sent them to Iraq to fight for America.
~By Al Sharpton ~


I promise you a police car on every sidewalk.
~By Marion Berry ~


Promises that you make to yourself are often like the Japanese plum tree - they bear no fruit.
~By Francis Marion ~


The only fruitful promise of which the life of any individual or any nation can be possessed, is a promise determined by an ideal.
~By Herbert Croly ~


It is my happy privilege to be able to stand here and tell you that if you elect me you will have elected a governor who has made no promises of preferment to any man or group.
~By Charles Edison ~


My obligation as president, and what I promise the country, is that the courts will be able to do their job free of all pressure.
~By Ricardo Lagos ~


Our government makes the simple promise of a secure retirement to every American who works for many years and contributes to our retirement benefit system.
~By Sue Kelly ~


The foreign accent was a promise, and indeed, all over the country, European imports added spice to the sciences, the arts, and other areas. What one had to give was not considered inferior to what one received.
~By Rudolf Arnheim ~


Yes, disappointment over perceived unfairness, injustice, promises not kept, tends to go hand in hand with increasing prosperity. Expectations are dashed. What can I say!
~By Mary Douglas ~


Promises are the uniquely human way of ordering the future, making it predictable and reliable to the extent that this is humanly possible.
~By Hannah Arendt ~


We are a people trying not only to solve the problems of the present: unemployment, inflation... but we are attempting on a larger scale to fulfill the promise of America.
~By Barbara Jordan ~


Get it - get it better or get it worse. No middle ground of compromise.
~By Henry Ossawa Tanner ~


One of the things I realized early in my career is that you do what you believe, in knowing that if you don't, you will never like yourself. When you compromise out of fear or ambition, it eats inside you.
~By Samuel Dash ~


It was a myth that's often perpetuated at commencement that holds that only hope and promise lie beyond the halls of academe. Don't worry, be happy. Everything is fine.
~By Paul Tsongas ~


A series is filled with compromises.
~By William Shatner ~


If you set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.
~By Margaret Thatcher ~


I can't be a wife. I'm not that sort of person. Wives have to compromise all the time.
~By Sarah Brightman ~


Our promise to our children should be this: if you do well in school, we will pay for you to obtain a college degree.
~By Ruth Ann Minner ~


What is one to say about June, the time of perfect young summer, the fulfillment of the promise of the earlier months, and with as yet no sign to remind one that its fresh young beauty will ever fade.
~By Gertrude Jekyll ~


It is a measure of the framers' fear that a passing majority might find it expedient to compromise 4th Amendment values that these values were embodied in the Constitution itself.
~By Sandra Day O'Connor ~


You need to do the work to bring the money in, but not compromise standards.
~By Heston Blumenthal ~


But, after all, the aim of art is to create space - space that is not compromised by decoration or illustration, space within which the subjects of painting can live.
~By Frank Stella ~


The politician's promises of yesterday are the taxes of today.
~By Mackenzie King ~


I'd kiss a frog even if there was no promise of a Prince Charming popping out of it. I love frogs.
~By Cameron Diaz ~


I honestly do not know if civil disobedience has any effect on the government. I can promise you it has a great effect on the person who chooses to do it.
~By Martin Sheen ~


In view of our public pledges, we public officials can never again go before the public merely promising election reform. The time for promises is past.
~By Charles Edison ~


But to put out a greatest hits on one CD was totally impossible, I just couldn't do it. The best compromise was to put out two CDs - Early Days - which is what it is - and Latter Days.
~By Jimmy Page ~


If you make the customer a promise... make sure you deliver it.
~By Merv Griffin ~


To my mind the boy who gives least promise is one in whom the critical faculty develops in advance of the imagination.
~By Quintilian ~


You may either win your peace or buy it: win it, by resistance to evil; buy it, by compromise with evil.
~By John Ruskin ~


Man is not logical and his intellectual history is a record of mental reserves and compromises. He hangs on to what he can in his old beliefs even when he is compelled to surrender their logical basis.
~By John Dewey ~


And as the circumcised in the flesh, and not in the heart, have no part in God's good promises; even so they that be baptized in the flesh, and not in heart, have no part in Christ's blood.
~By William Tyndale ~


Once you're signed to a label you compromise.
~By Talib Kweli ~


If I can change than anyone can change. I promise you that.
~By Brett Favre ~


When the will defies fear, when duty throws the gauntlet down to fate, when honor scorns to compromise with death - that is heroism.
~By Robert Green Ingersoll ~


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.
~By Gustave Flaubert ~


I think there is a good deal of promise in those discussions as well. I think there is a range of matters that might be discussed between NATO and Russia that can provide a mechanism for talking through these issues, a way to give reassurance on these issues.
~By Warren Christopher ~


With a contained environment, there is the promise of friction. And that is where the drama comes from.
~By Bruce Greenwood ~


We all have a childhood dream that when there is love, everything goes like silk, but the reality is that marriage requires a lot of compromise.
~By Raquel Welch ~


Anywhere you have extreme poverty and no national health insurance, no promise of health care regardless of social standing, that's where you see the sharp limitations of market-based health care.
~By Paul Farmer ~


I thought Winston Churchill was a young man of promise, but it appears he is a young man of promises.
~By Arthur Balfour ~


To honor our national promise to our veterans, we must continue to improve services for our men and women in uniform today and provide long overdue benefits for the veterans and military retirees who have already served.
~By Solomon Ortiz ~


But the best thing Washington can do for education is realize that our role is limited. Washington must keep its promises, but let those who know our childrens' names- parents, teachers and school board members- make education decisions.
~By Mark Kennedy ~


I shall argue that strong men, conversely, know when to compromise and that all principles can be compromised to serve a greater principle.
~By Andrew Carnegie ~


Compromise is but the sacrifice of one right or good in the hope of retaining another - too often ending in the loss of both.
~By Tryon Edwards ~


What are facts but compromises? A fact merely marks the point where we have agreed to let investigation cease.
~By Bliss Carman ~


Nothing in life is promised except death.
~By Kanye West ~


I felt that to do this drug, I had to become someone totally different than I was. I had to compromise my integrity, my value system. I knew it was so wrong.
~By Kelli White ~


California is a tragic country - like Palestine, like every Promised Land.
~By Christopher Isherwood ~


I will work with my colleagues on both sides of the aisle to preserve the Social Security promise that provides secure retirement benefits for all, especially those who are most at risk such as widows, orphans, and people with disabilities when the need arises.
~By Chaka Fattah ~


Politicians are the same all over. They promise to build bridges even when there are no rivers.
~By Nikita Khrushchev ~


When we acquired California and New- Mexico this party, scorning all compromises and all concessions, demanded that slavery should be forever excluded from them, and all other acquisitions of the Republic, either by purchase or conquest, forever.
~By Robert Toombs ~


We as a people, as a state, and as a community, have too much promise, too much potential, and too much at stake to go any other way than forward. We are too strong in our hearts, too innovative in our minds, and too firm in our beliefs to retreat from our goals.
~By Bill Richardson ~


The future is a bright as the promises of God.
~By Adoniram Judson ~


As skills and energy became more of a demand, people who didn't have skills just got left behind, got shuttled to the side. Education didn't keep up with their promise. Education didn't prepare them for this new world. Jobs went overseas.
~By Julian Bond ~


Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.
~By James Lane Allen ~


You can't trust a promise someone makes while they're drunk, in love, hungry, or running for office.
~By Joe Moore ~


As much success came to him, my father stayed true to his promise. He built the hospital to help the most helpless children with catastrophic illnesses.
~By Marlo Thomas ~


Every day there is a compromise. Living with somebody requires a lot of understanding. But I love being married. I really love it.
~By Nicole Kidman ~


When the Promise of American life is conceived as a national ideal, whose fulfillment is a matter of artful and laborious work, the effect thereof is substantially to identify the national purpose with the social problem.
~By Herbert Croly ~


The door of conciliation and compromise is finally closed by our adversaries, and it remains only to us to meet the conflict with the dignity and firmness of men worthy of freedom.
~By Robert Toombs ~


If we don't stop somewhere, if we don't accept an unhappy compromise, unhappy for both sides, if we don't learn how to unhappily coexist and contain our burned sense of injustice - if we don't learn how to do that, we end up in a doomed state.
~By Amos Oz ~


The United States did not keep its promise to help us fight for freedom and it was in the same fight that the United States lost 50,000 of its young men.
~By Nguyen Van Thieu ~


The event of the landing of these brethren upon our shores is to be, not without its beneficial effect, as well to the colored population of this country, as it promises to be to ill-fated Africa.
~By Lewis Tappan ~

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