When you promise to do something, do you keep your word?
Or are you just trying to calm someone down so they stop bugging you?
It’s easy to make a promise but harder to keep, which is why so many people make empty promises they can’t keep.
If you make a promise you don’t want to keep, you’re not only lying, you’re intentionally letting down the person you made that promise to.
It’s far better to say you can’t do something than to promise things you can’t keep.
If you make enough empty promises, you’ll get a reputation for being untrustworthy.
If the promises you don’t keep are tiny, is it still a big deal?
Well, enough small broken promises can add up to big consequences.
You can lose a job, clients or even friends if you don’t keep your word!
Libras have a need to please everyone and want to make everyone happy.
They want to be seen as someone who can be trusted and dependable, so they make promises they are unlikely to keep.
It would be much better for Libra to be honest and just admit that there is something they don’t want to do, but they are afraid of getting into trouble.
They make promises so big that if they think about it for a minute, they know they can’t keep them.
When Aries makes a promise, they are confident that they can keep it.
But then things get moving, Aries get flooded, and suddenly that promise is at the bottom of their list.
Aries will agree on something without thinking about the logistics, and organizing tasks is not one of their strengths.
They don’t want anyone to question their abilities, so they will promise to do something that ends up being too difficult to do without a lot of extra work.
When Gemini make a promise, they have every intention of keeping it.
However, Geminis are always busy and they can get overwhelmed by everything they have to do.
If you promise something, don’t think about whether you can really keep it.
They have a hard time concentrating on a task and can bite off more than they can chew.
They are afraid of being disapproved and disappointed so they make the promise only to sneak out later.
If fulfilling a promise doesn’t put the shooter in too much distress and makes them look good doing it, they might be able to keep their word.
However, they are careless about their promises, and they may forget them as soon as they make them.
Sagittarians aren’t malicious, they’re just a little attached to themselves.
It’s not that they aren’t generous or honorable, they’re just much more responsive to your needs.
What they want to do with their time is more important than keeping a promise.
Pisces are so friendly and they want to help anyone who needs their help.
The problem is that it is difficult for them to say no.
They agree to all sorts of things and make promises left and right.
But when the time comes, Pisces are too overwhelmed and too busy to fulfill even half of the promises they made.
Pisces are idealistic and want to see themselves as the kind of person who will keep all the promises they make, but when it comes down to it, only a Superman can keep all those promises.
Aquarius can make a promise just to get something they want.
They use promises as currency and there is no guarantee that they will keep their word.
They can be manipulative and are able to justify it to themselves that it is for the good of the community.
Sometimes Aquarians are more contradictory than anyone wants, especially when it comes to promises.
If they feel pressured to keep their promise, the more likely they will not keep it.