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Am I willing to give up what I have in order to be what I am not yet? Am I able to follow the spirit of love into the desert? It is a frightening and sacred moment. There is no return. One's life is charged forever. It is the fire that gives us our shape.
– Mary Caroline RichardsRate it:
Ama me fideliter Fidem meam noto De corde totaliter Et ex mente tota, Sum presentialiter Absens in remota.
– AnonymousRate it:
Ambition -- it is the last infirmity of noble minds.
– J. M. BarrieRate it:
Ambition breaks the ties of blood, and forgets the obligations of gratitude.
– Walter ScottRate it:
Ambition can creep as well as soar.
– Edmund BurkeRate it:
Ambition drove many men to become false to have one thought locked in the breast, another ready on the tongue.
– SallustRate it:
Ambition drove many men to become false; to have one thought locked in the breast, another ready on the tongue.
– Sallust, The War with CatilineRate it:
Ambition has its disappointments to sour us...
– Benjamin FranklinRate it:
Ambition is a dream with a V8 engine.
– Elvis PresleyRate it:
Ambition is a poor excuse for not having sense enough to be lazy.
– Charlie McCarthyRate it:
Ambition is an idol, on whose wings great minds are carried only to extreme; to be sublimely great or to be nothing.
– Robert SoutheyRate it:
Ambition is but avarice on stilts and masked.
– Walter Savage LandorRate it:
Ambition is not a vice of little people.
– Michel de MontaigneRate it:
Ambition is not what a man would do, but what a man does, for ambition without action is fantasy.
– Bryant McGillRate it:
Ambition is not what man does... but what man would do.
– Robert BrowningRate it:
Ambition is putting a ladder against the sky.
– American ProverbRate it:
Ambition is so powerful a passion in the human breast, that however high we reach we are never satisfied.
– Niccolo MachiavelliRate it:
Ambition often puts men upon doing the meanest offices so climbing is performed in the same posture with creeping.
– Jonathan SwiftRate it:
Ambition often puts men upon doing the meanest offices; so climbing is performed in the same posture with creeping.
– Jonathan Swift, Miscellanies, 1711Rate it:
Ambition's true reward can only be gotten without ambition's trade.
– Leslie MiklosyRate it:
Ambitions are the Dreams we Believe can be fulfilled
– Siddharth AstirRate it:
America - a great social and economic experiment, noble in motive and far-reaching in purpose.
– Herbert HooverRate it:
America believes in education the average professor earns more money in a year than a professional athlete earns in a whole week.
– Evan EsarRate it:
America believes in education: the average professor earns more money in a year than a professional athlete earns in a whole week.
– Evan EsarRate it:
America did not invent human rights. In a very real sense ... human rights invented America.
– James Earl Jimmy Carter, Jr.Rate it:

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