Quotations that match 'pledge'.

If a man breaks a pledge, the public ought to know it. Steve Forbes
[ Breaks Know Man Ought Pledge Public]
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. Charles Edison
[ Again Before Election Go Merely Never Officials Our Past Pledges Promises Promising Public Reform Time View]
I said during the course of the campaign I didn't like it and I don't like the idea of having an opponent's picture on your ads and it would be nice to see candidates sign a pledge like that. Scott McCallum
[ Ads Campaign Candidates Course During Having Idea Nice Opponent Picture Pledge Said See Sign Would Your]
Every phenomenon of nature was a word, - the sign, symbol and pledge of a new, mysterious, inexpressible but all the more intimate union, participation and community of divine energies and ideas. Johann G. Hamann
[ Community Divine Energies Every Ideas Inexpressible Intimate More Mysterious Nature New Participation Phenomenon Pledge Sign Symbol Union Word]
Great progress was made when arbitration treaties were concluded in which the contracting powers pledge in advance to submit all conflicts to an arbitration court, treaties which not only specify the composition of the court, but also its procedure. Ludwig Quidde
[ Advance Also Arbitration Composition Concluded Conflicts Contracting Court Great Made Only Pledge Powers Procedure Progress Specify Submit Treaties Were Which]
Jessica Simpson is the youth ambassador for Operation Smile, and an episode of The Apprentice featured a team managing a charity concert she put on. Donald Trump came on stage and pledged a donation. Roma Downey
[ Ambassador Apprentice Came Charity Concert Donald Donation Episode Featured Jessica Managing Operation Pledged Put She Simpson Smile Stage Team Trump Youth]
To the families of special needs children all across this country I have a message for you: for years you have sought to make America a more welcoming place for your sons and daughters, and I pledge to you that if we're elected, you will have a friend, an advocate, in The White House. Sarah Palin
[ Across Advocate America Children Country Daughters Elected Families Friend House Make Message More Needs Place Pledge Sons Sought Special Welcoming White Will Years Your]
We, of our time, have played our part in the perseverance, and we have pledged ourselves to the dead generations who have preserved intact for us this glorious heritage, that we, too, will strive to be faithful to the end, and pass on this tradition unblemished. Eamon de Valera
[ Dead End Faithful Generations Glorious Heritage Intact Our Ourselves Part Pass Perseverance Played Pledged Preserved Strive Time Too Tradition Us Will]
The Pledge of Allegiance is an important expression of our shared values, and it should be preserved in its current form. I fully support the Pledge of Allegiance and urge my colleagues to do the same. Judy Biggert
[ Allegiance Colleagues Current Expression Form Fully Important Our Pledge Preserved Same Shared Should Support Urge Values]
I pledge to you today that as president, in my first budget, I will introduce the largest increase in special education ever. Al Gore
[ Budget Education Ever First Increase Introduce Largest Pledge President Special Today Will]
There is much more to being a patriot and a citizen than reciting the pledge or raising a flag. Jesse Ventura
[ Being Citizen Flag More Much Patriot Pledge Raising Reciting Than]
Men should pledge themselves to nothing; for reflection makes a liar of their resolution. Sophocles
[ Liar Makes Men Nothing Pledge Reflection Resolution Should Their Themselves]
The objective of the demonstrators is to win the affection of the armed agents of the government. Most of the Kiev police have now pledged their support for the people. Bob Schaffer
[ Affection Agents Armed Demonstrators Government Kiev Most Now Objective Pledged Police Support Their Win]
Drink to me only with thine eyes, And I will pledge with mine; Or leave a kiss but in the cup And I'll not look for wine. Ben Jonson
[ Cup Drink Eyes Kiss Leave Look Mine Only Pledge Thine Will Wine]
Congress should pass legislation to remove from the federal courts their jurisdiction to hear these outrageous challenges to the Ten Commandments and the Pledge of Allegiance. Phyllis Schlafly
[ Allegiance Challenges Commandments Congress Courts Federal Hear Jurisdiction Legislation Outrageous Pass Pledge Remove Should Ten Their These]
In our pledge every day, we pledge one Nation under God with liberty and justice for all. Patrick J. Kennedy
[ Day Every God Justice Liberty Nation Our Pledge Under]
The Pledge of Allegiance reflects the truth that faith in God has played a significant role in America since the days of the founding of our country. Randy Neugebauer
[ Allegiance America Country Days Faith Founding God Our Played Pledge Reflects Role Significant Since Truth]
To compel the nation with challenge the traditional American doctrine of freedom of the seas, every man and every ship in the navy is solemnly pledged. Josephus Daniels
[ American Challenge Compel Doctrine Every Freedom Man Nation Navy Pledged Seas Ship Solemnly Traditional]
We pledge to fight the dark forces high in the counsels of the Republican Party which have made political capital out of the techniques of character assassination by innuendo. Emanuel Celler
[ Assassination Capital Character Counsels Dark Fight Forces High Innuendo Made Out Party Pledge Political Republican Techniques Which]
Let me make a solemn pledge before all of you, before the whole world and before God, that I will devote all my energy and all I possess in my power to serve the people of Nigeria and humanity. Olusegun Obasanjo
[ Before Devote Energy God Humanity Make Nigeria Pledge Possess Power Serve Solemn Whole Will World]
The citizens of New Hampshire expect and deserve a government as clean as our mountain streams and as open as our blue skies. Today let us pledge together to make this government - the people's government - clean, open and honest. John Lynch
[ Blue Citizens Clean Deserve Expect Government Hampshire Honest Make Mountain New Open Our Pledge Skies Streams Today Together Us]
Our championship committee pledged to review entry conditions and to assess how women golfers might compete on equal terms with men for a place in the Open. Peter Dawson
[ Assess Championship Committee Compete Conditions Entry Equal Golfers How Men Might Open Our Place Pledged Review Terms Women]
Belize pledges it continued support to the aspirations of the 23 million people of Taiwan to be full participants in all organs and agencies of the international community. Said Musa
[ Agencies Aspirations Community Continued Full International Million Organs Participants Pledges Support Taiwan]
But then, so far as I know, I am the only performer who ever pledged his assistants to secrecy, honor and allegiance under a notarial oath. Harry Houdini
[ Allegiance Am Assistants Ever Far His Honor Know Oath Only Performer Pledged Secrecy Then Under]
Unanimously we will confess and pledge ourselves to stand behind the Fuehrer and his movement today and forever and thereby to be of service to the idea of eternal Germany. Gustav Krupp
[ Behind Confess Eternal Forever Germany His Idea Movement Ourselves Pledge Service Stand Thereby Today Unanimously Will]
True leadership lies in guiding others to success. In ensuring that everyone is performing at their best, doing the work they are pledged to do and doing it well. Bill Owens
[ Best Doing Ensuring Everyone Guiding Leadership Lies Others Performing Pledged Success Their True Well Work]
How many McDonald's gift certificates would it take to sway a lot of Americans to pledge to never publicly criticize the U.S, President? James Bovard
[ Americans Certificates Criticize Gift How Lot Many Mcdonald Never Pledge President Publicly Sway Take Would]
We have pledged ourselves, and of this the United Nations of the world are witness, to give the fullest opportunity for attainment of self-government by India as soon as hostilities are over. I repeat that that is beyond doubt. Stafford Cripps
[ Attainment Beyond Doubt Fullest Give Hostilities India Nations Opportunity Ourselves Over Pledged Repeat Self-Government Soon United Witness World]
I can make a firm pledge, under my plan, no family making less than $250,000 a year will see any form of tax increase. Not your income tax, not your payroll tax, not your capital gains taxes, not any of your taxes. Barack Obama
[ Any Capital Family Firm Form Gains Income Increase Less Make Making Payroll Plan Pledge See Tax Taxes Than Under Will Year Your]
Although... the Chief Magistrate must almost of necessity be chosen by a party and stand pledged to its principles and measures, yet in his official action he should not be the President of a party only, but of the whole people of the United States. James K. Polk History
[ Action Almost Although Chief Chosen His Magistrate Measures Must Necessity Official Only Party Pledged President Principles Should Stand States United Whole Yet]
I pledged California to a Northern Republic and to a flag that should have no treacherous threads of cotton in its warp, and the audience came down in thunder. Thomas Starr King
[ Audience California Came Cotton Down Flag Northern Pledged Republic Should Threads Thunder Treacherous Warp]
We have a substantial number of countries that have pledged and provided all kinds of support for the United States in the event that war becomes necessary in Iraq. Douglas Feith
[ Becomes Countries Event Iraq Kinds Necessary Number Pledged Provided States Substantial Support United War]
Today the people from my State of Tennessee would listen to this debate, or even talk about a reference to God on our money or in the Halls of Congress or in our Pledge and say, please, let common sense and logic win the day and prevail versus legal mumbo jumbo. Zach Wamp
[ Common Congress Day Debate Even God Halls Legal Listen Logic Money Our Please Pledge Prevail Reference Say Sense State Talk Tennessee Today Versus Win Would]
I still held fast to my determination to become a minister; it still seemed to me that that was my duty. I had pledged myself, in my prayers I had given my word to God. How could I therefore break my vow? Pierre Loti
[ Become Break Could Determination Duty Fast Given God Had Held How Minister Myself Pledged Prayers Seemed Still Therefore Vow Word]
The Pledge of Allegiance does not end with Hail Satan. Nancy Cartwright
[ Allegiance Does End Hail Pledge Satan]
It is a pledge that senility has not the last say in everything. Shane Leslie
[ Everything Last Pledge Say Senility]
If a man could pass through Paradise in a dream, and have a flower presented to him as a pledge that his soul had really been there, and if he found that flower in his hand when he awake - Aye, what then? Samuel Taylor Coleridge
[ Awake Aye Been Could Dream Flower Found Had Hand Him His Man Paradise Pass Pledge Presented Really Soul Then Through]
I pledge tonight to be Mayor for all of the people of this city - for one Chicago. Jane Byrne
[ Chicago City Mayor Pledge Tonight]
The Pledge clearly acknowledges the fact that our freedoms in this country come from God, not government. Jay Alan Sekulow
[ Acknowledges Clearly Come Country Fact Freedoms God Government Our Pledge]
Not observation of a duty but liberty itself is the pledge that assures fidelity. Ellen Key
[ Assures Duty Fidelity Itself Liberty Observation Pledge]
Let us make a pledge now to help Fiji through this very important next stage of its journey. We can do this by promising to be patient, calm and tolerant and by respecting the views of others, even if we disagree with them. Josefa Iloilo
[ Calm Disagree Even Fiji Help Important Journey Make Next Now Others Patient Pledge Promising Respecting Stage Them Through Tolerant Us Very Views]
The Pledge of Allegiance says, "liberty and justice for all". Pat Schroeder
[ Allegiance Justice Liberty Pledge Says]
If you will come back and make that pledge, God will heal your heart tonight. Benny Hinn
[ Back Come God Heal Heart Make Pledge Tonight Will Your]
Individuals have little opportunity to get elected to Parliament under the label of the government party... unless they are in good standing with the Prime Minister and pledged to be cooperative. Stockwell Day
[ Cooperative Elected Get Good Government Individuals Label Little Minister Opportunity Parliament Party Pledged Prime Standing Under Unless]
Governor, why wouldn't anyone want to say the Pledge of Allegiance, unless they detested their own country or were ignorant of its greatness? Sean Hannity
[ Allegiance Anyone Country Detested Governor Greatness Ignorant Own Pledge Say Their Unless Want Were Why]
But with lots of good ideas, implementation is the key, and so we need to keep our eye on the ball as we go forward and make sure that people honor their pledges in terms of financial commitments, and that we actually use this money so that it makes a real difference. Mitchell Reiss
[ Actually Ball Commitments Difference Eye Financial Forward Go Good Honor Ideas Implementation Keep Key Lots Make Makes Money Need Our Pledges Real Sure Terms Their Use]
He would see civilization in danger of perishing under the oppression of a gigantic paradox: he would see multitudes of people starving in the midst of plenty, and nations preparing for war although pledged to peace. Arthur Henderson
[ Although Civilization Danger Gigantic Midst Multitudes Nations Oppression Paradox Peace Perishing Pledged Plenty Preparing See Starving Under War Would]
It will be readily admitted, that a degree conferred by an university, ought to be a pledge to the public that he who holds it possesses a certain quantity of knowledge. Charles Babbage
[ Admitted Certain Conferred Degree Holds Knowledge Ought Pledge Possesses Public Quantity Readily University Will]
What is guilt? Guilt is the pledge drive constantly hammering in our heads that keeps us from fully enjoying the show. Guilt is the reason they put the articles in Playboy. Dennis Miller
[ Articles Constantly Drive Enjoying Fully Guilt Hammering Heads Keeps Our Playboy Pledge Put Reason Show Us]
On the battlefield, the military pledges to leave no soldier behind. As a nation, let it be our pledge that when they return home, we leave no veteran behind. Dan Lipinski
[ Battlefield Behind Home Leave Military Nation Our Pledge Pledges Return Soldier Veteran]
For my part, I make this pledge to all of you: The politics of division, of pitting east against west, urban versus rural, region against region, and people against people will have no place in my Administration. Edward G. Rendell
[ Administration Against Division East Make Part Pitting Place Pledge Politics Region Rural Urban Versus West Will]
Generation after generation of women have pledged to raise their daughters differently, only to find that their daughters grow up and fervently pledge the same thing. Elizabeth Debold
[ After Daughters Differently Fervently Find Generation Grow Only Pledge Pledged Raise Same Their Thing Up Women]
I pledge allegiance to the Christian flag, and to the Savior, for whose Kingdom it stands, one Savior, crucified, risen, and coming again, with life and liberty for all who believe. Dan Quayle
[ Again Allegiance Believe Christian Coming Crucified Flag Kingdom Liberty Life Pledge Risen Savior Stands Whose]
And basically, the sense of the 'Pledge to America' is this: Republicans understand when we were in charge, we got fired in '06. We spent too much money. We defied the trust that the people had put in us. And we know that there is a better way. Eric Cantor
[ America Basically Better Charge Defied Fired Got Had Know Money Much Pledge Put Republicans Sense Spent Too Trust Understand Us Way Were]
And on this you have my pledge - unlike in the past, when you stood up and did what was right, this governor will not pull the rug out from underneath you - I will sign strong reform bills. Chris Christie
[ Bills Did Governor Out Past Pledge Pull Reform Right Rug Sign Stood Strong Underneath Unlike Up Will]
I came to Washington with a pledge to be a fiscally conservative. Candice S. Miller
[ Came Conservative Fiscally Pledge Washington]
Elections are also about the future - the pledges that we are making for this country. For those who care about equality and fairness in the UK, and beyond, Labour really is the only choice. Anne Campbell
[ Also Beyond Care Choice Country Elections Equality Fairness Future Labour Making Only Pledges Really Those Uk]
I pledge you, I pledge myself, to a new deal for the American people. Franklin D. Roosevelt
[ American Deal Myself New Pledge]