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3 examples:

Is that a promise?

When did the future switch from being a promise to a threat?
(Chuck Palahniuk)

Can you imagine if any of the major parties had campaigned in Hendon on a promise to turn the local football ground into an insanitary Romanian version of Soweto on a bad night?
(Daily Mail - News, )

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100 examples:

It's a promise.

That's a promise.

I made a promise.

Tom made a promise.

A promise is a debt.

I made Tom a promise.

A promise is a promise.

I always keep a promise.

You have made a promise.

A promise is not enough.

I had a promise to keep.

I made a promise to Tom.

I never break a promise.

I have made a promise to do it.

A promise is quickly forgotten.

A promise made is a debt unpaid.

Tom would never break a promise.

I want you to make me a promise.

Tom hardly ever breaks a promise.

It is not good to break a promise.

A promise doesn't mean a marriage.

We made a promise to meet at school.

He has made a promise to come again.

He gave me a promise to come back soon.

We made a promise to meet the next week.

I've never known Tom to break a promise.

I think it's important to keep a promise.

He gave me a promise to come here at five.

If you make a promise, you should keep it.

In any case, it's wrong to break a promise.

Don't make a promise which you cannot keep.

He made a promise to take me to the movies.

A promise given under a threat is worthless.

He made a promise, but didn't keep his word.

Tom made a promise he didn't intend to keep.

Albert is the last person to break a promise.

She made a promise to write to me every week.

Anyone who has made a promise should keep it.

Tom made a promise to come home early tonight.

Once you have made a promise, you must keep it.

It was irresponsible of him to break a promise.

Tom is a person who would never break a promise.

Once you have made a promise, you should keep it.

I think it important that we should keep a promise.

He couldn't make good a promise between his father.

He couldn't fulfill a promise he had made to his father.

A promise made in Spanish is more than a simple promise.

Tom made a promise to Mary that he would never leave her.

Tom says that he doesn't remember having made such a promise.

I don't make a promise to someone without taking it seriously.

My cousin isn't the kind of person who'd ever break a promise.

The slowest one to make a promise is the most faithful one in keeping it.

Tom made a promise to himself that he would never make the same mistake again.

There are conditions under which breaking a promise or telling a lie are acceptable.

She wasn't too keen on coming to the party, but he finally finagled a promise out of her to come.

Life is a promise fulfill it.
(Mother Teresa)

A promise must never be broken.
(Alexander Hamilton)

A gift is better than a promise.
(American proverb)

Nothing weighs lighter than a promise.
(German proverb)

Nothing weights lighter than a promise.
(German proverb)

A promise made should be a promise kept.
(Steve Forbes)

A promise is a cloud; fulfillment is rain.
(Arabian proverb)

Childhood is a promise that is never kept.
(Ken Hill)

Love is a promise delivered already broken.
(Steve Martin)

The world has not made a promise to anybody.
(African proverb)

April is a promise that May is bound to keep.
(Hal Borland)

A promise is a cloud; fulfillment is the rain.
(Arabian proverb)

Never make a promise - you may have to keep it.
(Neil Jordan)

There is no greater fraud than a promise not kept.
(Gaelic proverb)

There is no virtue in a promise unless it be kept.
(Danish proverb)

God never made a promise that was too good to be true.
(Dwight L. Moody)

A promise is a nice word, if kept then it is all right.
(Hungarian proverb)

I made a promise to myself to be kinder to other people.
(Lena Horne)

If you make the customer a promise... make sure you deliver it.
(Merv Griffin)

When a man repeats a promise again and again, he means to fail you.
(English proverb)

A promise maintains the perfect balance between being and non-being.
(Gabriel Liiceanu in Declaration of Love)

A promise is nothing but an advance payment of fulfilment, a hint at it.
(Gabriel Liiceanu in About limit)

He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
(Jean Jacques Rousseau)

I've made a promise to myself to be a 100% healthy person if nothing else.
(Picabo Street)

Science reckons many prophets, but there is not even a promise of a Messiah.
(Thomas Huxley)

Drink moderately, for drunkeness neither keeps a secret, nor observes a promise.
(Miguel de Cervantes)

He who is most slow in making a promise is the most faithful in performance of it.
(Jean-Jacques Rousseau)

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

Love is a promise, love is a souvenir, once given never forgotten, never let it disappear.
(John Lennon)

Those that are most slow in making a promise are the most faithful in the performance of it.
(Jean Jacques Rousseau)

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

It was a promise never kept.
(Robyn Dixon in Los Angeles Times - World News, )

A name given like a promise.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

It seemed to be a promise, set in stone.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The appointments follow through on a promise academy...
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

It was a promise made by one future Hall of Famer to another.
(Ben Bolch in Los Angeles Times - Basketball, )

Some years ago the Sunday Telegraph and I both made a promise.
(Chris Grayling in The Telegraph - Politics, )

Browns put QB back in starting lineup, but move is not a promise.
(USA Today - Sports, )

Teresa Valcarce wants to see Congress keep a promise it made in 1783.
(Richard Simon in Los Angeles Times - National News, )

A premier under fire for breaking a promise not to raise the sales tax.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

And he is bringing a message to Flint on Wednesday: a promise for change.
(Los Angeles Times - Education, )

Nickelodeon's “Hey Arnold!” ended with a promise of future adventures.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Ronda Rousey may have been knocked down but she doesn’t forget a promise.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

But it’s a promise that’s been '10 years away' for the last half-century.
(Bob McDonald in CBC News - Technology & Science, )

Before he died, Danny Adkins extracted a promise from his 26-year-old daughter.
(The Denver Post - News, )

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