PROVERBS WITH THE TITLE : "promise"
A bad compromise is better than a good lawsuit.
it means that:
All promises are either broken or kept.
Better deny at once than promise long.
Good words and no deeds.
One of these days is none of these days.
used to mean that:
Promise is a debt.
said to mean that:
Promise little, but do much.
Agree, for the law is costly.
Promises are like pie crust,