Let us embrace, and from this very moment Vow an eternal misery together.
Thomas Otway, The Orphan(1680), Act IV, scene 1.
Better is it that thou shouldest not vow, than that thou shouldest vow and not pay.
Oh, why should vows so fondly made, Be broken ere the morrow, To one who loves as never maid Loved in this world of sorrow?james hogg
Vows with so much passion, swears with so much grace, That 'tis a kind of Heaven to be deluded by him.nathaniel lee
Ay, springes to catch woodcocks. I do know When the blood burns, how prodigal the soul Lends the tongue vows.william shakespeare
Ease would recant Vows made in pain, as violent and void.john milton