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Undertake not what you cannot perform, but be careful to keep your promise.


George Washington

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We must not promise what we ought not, lest we be called on to perform what we cannot
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We must not promise what we ought not, lest we be called on to perform what we cannot.
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Trust in the person's promise, who dares to refuse what they fear they cannot perform.
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Never make a promise you cannot keep.
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You got to be careful of the company you keep.
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Always hold your head up but be careful to keep your nose at a friendly level.
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Always hold your head up but be careful to keep your nose at a friendly level.
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Always hold your head up, but be careful to keep your nose at a friendly level.
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But you keep the promise anyway. That's What love is. Keeping the promise anyway
JOHN GREEN
But you keep the promise anyways. That's what love is. Love is keeping the promise anyway.
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This game is over - dead as George Washington . We've got to keep moving on.
AMANI TOOMER
Rarely promise, but, if lawful, constantly perform
WILLIAM PENN
Rarely promise, but, if lawful, constantly perform.
WILLIAM PENN
Never promise more than you can perform.
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Be careful of who becomes your friend and why. The person who will bite off your lips one day will h...
ISRAELMORE AYIVOR
Two is enough. You cannot under-perform continually and expect your loyal supporters to keep buying ...
FRANCIS BARON
In hindsight it was probably naive of me to make a promise that with commercial realities you can't ...
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You cannot live on other people's promises, but if you promise others enough, you can live on your ...
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You be careful. People in masks cannot be trusted.
THE PRINCESS BRIDE
You have your identity when you find out, not what you can keep your mind on, but what you can't...
A. R. AMMONS
Human is what he decides to be.
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So we have to be careful because if you don't protect your culture you won't have it for ver...
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What you say is what you become, be careful with your words
SOTONYE ANGA
Why you keep telling me to be careful, Old man ?
Your stupidity doesn't deserve my sacrifice, K...
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Be careful what you set your heart upon - for it will surely be yours.
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Your role does not define you as a person, but how you perform your role does.
JEFFREY BENJAMIN
One thing I can say about George... he may not be able to keep a job, but he's not boring.
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You have to be careful to react when you start to deviate from your course.
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Be careful not to compromise what you want most for what you want now.
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You have a right to perform your prescribed duties, but you are not entitled to the fruits of your a...
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In the end, you're measured not by how much you undertake but by what you finally accomplish.
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Be careful of what you tolerate, discern what is worth confrontation & stand your ground.
ROYCE PARFAIT
To be or not to be is not a question of compromise. Either you be or you don't be.
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Be careful what you set your heart upon - for it will surely be yours.
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Do not turn me
into
restless waters

if you cannot promise
to be my stream...
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Sometimes people don’t understand the promises they’re making when they make them. But you keep ...
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Be careful what you set your heart upon -- for it will surely be yours.
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My grandmother always told me you must keep to your old roads and stick to your original friends and...
WAYNE WONDER
To be, or not to be, that is the question.
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
He was not a [Thomas] Jefferson or a [George] Washington. But he was a solid second-tier.
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If it is not humiliating to perform, it cannot be called humility
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Be what you are, but be careful in what you're doing.
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The road of life is strewn with the bodies of promising people. People who show promise, yet lack th...
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Opera singers, we're not muscle men; you have to be careful about your work.
ILDAR ABDRAZAKOV
I did not have to learn to love you: You were chosen for me. I knew that the first time I saw you. MARILYN NELSON Be careful what you pretend to be because you are what you pretend to be.
KURT VONNEGUT, JR.
Be careful what you pretend to be because you are what you pretend to be.
KURT VONNEGUT
You live with your thoughts -- so be careful what they are.
EVA ARRINGTON
Sit back and enjoy. And remember: Always be careful what you say around your kids.
DONNA CHAPMAN GILBERT
You may perform poorly, but your "poorly" may not be as "badly" as others may say it is. Your "poorl...
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Be careful what you wear to bed at night, you never know who you'll meet in your dreams.
TOM BRADLEY
My job is not to represent Washington to you, but to represent you to Washington.
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You live with your thoughts, so be careful what they are.
EVA ARRINGTON
Be careful of your own words that it might not be turn in you
MIRAVEL OPIGAL
Be careful what you wear to bed at night, you never know who you'll meet in your dreams.
JOHN DOBBIN
Be careful how you live your life.
LAILAH GIFTY AKITA
You cannot keep birds from flying over your head
but you can keep them from building a nest in ...
MARTIN LUTHER
Choose those you give your trust to carefully. Be caring; be loving; be creative. But also be carefu...
LOREN WEISMAN
This is the one hundred and tenth anniversary of the birthday of Washington. We are met to celebra...
ABRAHAM LINCOLN
First in war, first in peace, first in the hearts of his countrymen.
GEN. HENRY LEE
The defender of his country--the founder of liberty, The friend of man, History and tradition ...
UNATTRIBUTED AUTHOR
Were an energetic and judicious system to be proposed with your signature it would be a circumstanc...
HENRY KNOX
America has furnished to the world the character of Washington! And if our American institutions h...
DANIEL WEBSTER
'Twas his ambition, generous and great A life to life's great end to consecrate.
PERCY BYSSHE SHELLEY
Here you would know, and enjoy, what prosperity will way of Washington. For a thousand leagues hav...
BENJAMIN FRANKLIN
Washington--a fixed star in the firmament of great names, shining without twinkling or obscuration,...
DANIEL WEBSTER
While Washington hath left His awful memory, A light for after times.
ROBERT SOUTHEY
Oh, Washington! thou hero, patriot sage, Friend of all climes, and pride of every age!
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The purely Great Whose soul no siren passion could unsphere, Thou nameless, now a power and mi...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Our common Father and Deliverer, to whose prudence, wisdom and valour we owe our Peace, Liberty and...
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Always keep your foes confused. If they are never certain who you are or what you want, they cannot ...
GEORGE R.R. MARTIN
As long as a house is like yours, and as long as you work together with your brothers, not a house i...
NATHAN MEYER ROTHSCHILD
That name was a power to rally a nation in the hour of thick-thronging public disasters and calamit...
DANIEL WEBSTER
That name descending with all time, spreading over the whole earth, and uttered in all the language...
DANIEL WEBSTER
His work well done, the leader stepped aside Spurning a crown with more than kingly pride. Con...
JAMES JEFFREY ROCHE
First in war, first in peace, first in the hearts of his fellow citizens.
GEN. HENRY LEE
Simple and brave, his faith awoke Ploughmen to struggle with their fate; Armies won battles wh...
ROBERT BRIDGES ("DROCH")
O Washington! thrice glorious name, What due rewards can man decree-- Empires are far below t...
PHILIP FRENEAU
There's a star in the West that shall never go down Till the records of Valour decay, We must ...
ELIZA COOK
Where may the wearied eye repose, When gazing on the Great; Where neither guilty glory glows, ...
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While Washington's a watchword, such as ne'er Shall sink while there's an echo left to air.
LORD BYRON (GEORGE GORDON NOEL BYRON)
Every countenance seeked to say, "Long live George Washington, the Father of the People."
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The character, the counsels, and example of our Washington . . . they will guide us through the dou...
EDWARD EVERETT
A nobleness to try for, A name to live and die for.
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Since ancient Time began, Ever on some great soul God laid an infinite burden-- The weight of ...
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People talk and walls listen. So be careful what you do and say. Not everyone see's what you do but ...
POATE J MATAIRAVULA
Memes can be visual. Our image of George Washington is a meme. We don't actually have any idea w...
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We often promise our friend to hold there hand in time of need and crisis but maximum fails to keep ...
DEBOLINA
I can't promise not to make you mad. I can't promise that I won't hurt you. All I can promise is tha...
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I can't promise to take away your loneliness, but I can promise to be there when you need me the mos...
SARVESH JAIN
Confusion: You cannot speak of your achievements for you are conceited, yet you cannot speak of wron...
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Be careful what you wish for;
Not all lost things should be found.
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You know what's funny is that I have this ongoing relationship with the city of Washington D.C. ...
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Be prepared, and be careful not to do your good deeds when there's no one watching you.
TOM LEHRER
Bear one thing in mind. Not everyone agrees with you. Be careful what position you take.
JOE BROWNE
Be prepared, and be careful not to do your good deeds when there's no one watching you.
TOM LEHRER
Be careful what you wish for.Because if your desire goes down into your subconscious mind it will ha...
LILY, PSYCHIC HEALER
Sheep don’t need the shepherd to be what they are. The shepherd needs sheep to be what he is.
LJUPKA CVETANOVA
Be careful what you wish for.Because if your desire goes down into your subconscious mind it will ha...
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Be careful of your thoughts, for your thoughts become your words. Be careful of your words, for your...
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Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire, called conscience.
GEORGE WASHINGTON
Be courteous to all, but intimate with few, and let those few be well tried before you give them you...
GEORGE WASHINGTON
Men's minds are as variant as their faces. Where the motives of their actions are pure, the operat...
GEORGE WASHINGTON
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence -- it is force.
GEORGE WASHINGTON
A government is like fire, a handy servant, but a dangerous master.
GEORGE WASHINGTON
The bosom of America is open to receive not only the Opulent and respectable Stranger, but the oppre...
GEORGE WASHINGTON
It is important, likewise, that the habits of thinking in a free Country should inspire caution in t...
GEORGE WASHINGTON
I now make it my earnest prayer, that God would have you, and the State over which you preside, in h...
GEORGE WASHINGTON
No People can be bound to acknowledge and adore the invisible hand, which conducts the Affairs of me...
GEORGE WASHINGTON
Nothing can illustrate these observations more forcibly, than a recollection of the happy conjunctur...
GEORGE WASHINGTON
A free people ought not only to be armed, but disciplined; to which end a uniform and well-digested ...
GEORGE WASHINGTON
Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth.
GEORGE WASHINGTON
There is an option still left to the United States of America, that it is in their choice and depend...
GEORGE WASHINGTON
Laws made by common consent must not be trampled on by individuals
GEORGE WASHINGTON
Experience has taught us that men will not adopt and carry into execution measures the best calculat...
GEORGE WASHINGTON
I hope I shall always possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviab...
GEORGE WASHINGTON
Some day, following the example of the United States of America, there will be a United States of Eu...
GEORGE WASHINGTON
The very idea of the power and the right of the people to establish Government, presupposes the duty...
GEORGE WASHINGTON
A lottery is the perfect tax...laid only upon the willing.
GEORGE WASHINGTON
Nothing short of self-respect and that justice which is essential to a national character ought to i...
GEORGE WASHINGTON
In politics as in philosophy, my tenets are few and simple. The leading one of which, and indeed tha...
GEORGE WASHINGTON
A sensible woman can never be happy with a fool.
GEORGE WASHINGTON
I was sorry to see the gloomy picture which you drew of the affairs of your Country in your letter o...
GEORGE WASHINGTON
Perseverance and spirit have done wonders in all ages.
GEORGE WASHINGTON
with humanity, and let them have no reason to complain of our copying the brutal example of the Brit...
GEORGE WASHINGTON
You are guilty of murder.
GEORGE WASHINGTON