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Ambition is a poor excuse for not having sense enough to be lazy.
– Charlie McCarthy
Ambition is an idol, on whose wings great minds are carried only to extreme; to be sublimely great or to be nothing.
– Robert Southey
Ambition is but avarice on stilts and masked.
– Walter Savage Landor
Ambition is like a frog sitting on a Venus's-flytrap. The flytrap can bite and bite, but it won't bother the frog because it only has little tiny plant teeth. But some other stuff could happen and it could be like ambition.
– Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Ambition is not a vice of little people.
– Michel de Montaigne
Ambition is not what a man would do, but what a man does, for ambition without action is fantasy.
– Bryant McGill
Ambition is not what man does... but what man would do.
– Robert Browning
Ambition is putting a ladder against the sky.
– American Proverb
Ambition is so powerful a passion in the human breast, that however high we reach we are never satisfied.
– Niccolo Machiavelli
Ambition often puts men upon doing the meanest offices so climbing is performed in the same posture with creeping.
– Jonathan Swift
Ambition often puts men upon doing the meanest offices; so climbing is performed in the same posture with creeping.
– Jonathan Swift, Miscellanies, 1711
Ambition's true reward can only be gotten without ambition's trade.
– Leslie Miklosy
Ambitions are the Dreams we Believe can be fulfilled
– Siddharth Astir
America - a great social and economic experiment, noble in motive and far-reaching in purpose.
– Herbert Hoover
America believes in education the average professor earns more money in a year than a professional athlete earns in a whole week.
– Evan Esar
America believes in education: the average professor earns more money in a year than a professional athlete earns in a whole week.
– Evan Esar
America did not invent human rights. In a very real sense ... human rights invented America.
– James Earl Jimmy Carter, Jr.
America did not invent human rights. In a very real sense... human rights invented America.
– Jimmy Carter
America does not go abroad in search of monsters to destroy. She is the well-wisher to freedom and independence of all. She is the champion and vindicator only of her own.
– John Quincy Adams
America guarantees equal opportunity, not equal outcome.
– Rush Limbaugh
America had often been discovered before Columbus, but it had always been hushed up.
– Oscar Wilde
America has been discovered before, but it has always been hushed up.
– Oscar Wilde
America has begun a spiritual reawakening. Faith and hope are being restored. Americans are turning back to God. Church attendance is up. Audiences for religious books and broadcasts are growing. And I do believe that he has begun to heal our blessed land.
– President Ronald Reagan, to the National Association of Evangelicals, Columbus, Ohio
America has believed that in differentiation, not in uniformity, lies the path of progress. It acted on this belief it has advanced human happiness, and it has prospered.
– Louis D. Brandeis
America has believed that in differentiation, not in uniformity, lies the path of progress. It acted on this belief; it has advanced human happiness, and it has prospered.
– Louis D. Brandeis

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