— Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum Emirati politician 1949
Speech at the Free University of Berlin http://www.sheikhmohammed.ae/vgn-ext-templating/v/index.jsp?vgnextoid=dc2ae1da9edf7110VgnVCM1000007064a8c0RCRD&vgnextchannel=5f134c8631cb4110VgnVCM100000b0140a0aRCRD&vgnextfmt=mediaPublication&date=1202393542743&mediatype=SPEECH, sheikhmohammed.ae (2008-02-07)
— Marty Feldman British actor and comedian 1934 - 1982
Marty Feldman - Six Degrees of Separation, BBC4.
— Tom Peters American writer on business management practices 1942
„Every product and service is sold on the promise of a better future. The purpose of business is to deliver on the promise, and profit is the reward for doing so.“
— Patrick Dixon, libro Building a Better Business
Building a Better Business (2005)
— Philip K. Dick, libro The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch
Fuente: The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch (1965), Chapter 6 (p. 86)
— Philippa Gregory, libro The White Queen
Fuente: The White Queen
„You cannot deliver what you promise to the people, you cannot solve the problem of the country if you're being controlled by the politburo and appointed senators.“
— Thaksin Shinawatra Thai politician 1949
Interview with World Policy http://www.worldpolicy.org/blog/2016/04/21/interview-thaksin-shinawatra-thailand
— Shaqiq al-Balkhi Sufi saint
Fuente: The Sayings and Teachings of the Great Mystics of Islam (2004), p. 33
— David Levithan, libro Every Day
Fuente: Every Day
„It would be best to show our people that we can deliver rather than make promises that we can't keep. There is just one thing that I will do however, and that is to bring the voice and the vote of our people to the Senate.“
— Francis Escudero Filipino politician 1969
Tony Lopez, "The natural successor to President Arroyo?", BizNews Asia, 11-18 June 2007, p. 26, ISSN 1655-7263.
„Government doesn’t louse up everything, but it sure louses up a lot of what it promises to deliver.“
— Jim Geraghty American journalist 1975
Ten Reasons We Can't, and Shouldn't, Be Nordic (2018)
— Jeb Bush American politician, former Governor of Florida 1953
, campaign event for George W. Bush, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, quoted in [2000-10-26, Jeb Bush: We'll `Deliver Florida', Michael Griffin, Orlando Sentinel, http://articles.orlandosentinel.com/2000-10-26/news/0010260127_1_jeb-bush-george-w-florida]
„Nothing is less promising than precociousness; the young thistle looks much more like a future tree than the young oak.“
— Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach Austrian writer 1830 - 1916
Nichts ist weniger verheißend als Frühreife; die junge Distel sieht einem zukünftigen Baume viel ähnlicher als die junge Eiche.
Fuente: Aphorisms (1880/1893), p. 27.
„"I am old, Peter. I am ever so much more than twenty. I grew up long ago."
"You promised not to!"
"I couldn't help it. I am a married woman, Peter."“
— J. M. Barrie, libro Peter Pan y Wendy
Fuente: Peter and Wendy (1911), Ch. 17
„maybe there is more to a person than a body and a mind. maybe something else figures into the mix— not a soul, exactly, but a spirit that hints you might one day be greater, stronger than you are now. a promise; a potential.“
— Jodi Picoult, libro Keeping Faith
Fuente: Keeping Faith
„Democracy will win -- because a government’s legitimacy can only come from citizens; because in this age of information and empowerment, people want more control over their lives, not less; and because, more than any other form of government ever devised, only democracy, rooted in the sanctity of the individual, can deliver real progress.“
— Barack Obama 44th President of the United States of America 1961
2014, Remarks to the People of Estonia (September 2014)