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Ambition is an earnest desire for achievement or distinction.

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  • “Moderation is the feebleness and sloth of the soul, whereas ambition is the warmth and activity of it.”

    —François Duc De La Rochefoucauld Writer, Moralist

  • “You miss 100 percent of the shots you never take.”

    —Wayne Gretzky Retired Professional Ice Hockey Player

  • “Never look down to test the ground before taking your next step; only he who keeps his eye fixed on the far horizon will find the right road.”

    —Dag Hammarskjold Swedish Political Leader, Secretary General Of The United Nations

  • “The world is moving so fast these days that the man who says it can't be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it.”

    —Elbert Hubbard Philosopher, Author, Publisher

  • “Great minds have purposes, others have wishes.”

    —Washington Irving Author

Stories About Ambition


Submitted by anita

I always told my children - if you never ask, they can't tell you anything.
If you do ask, they just might tell you YES!

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Finally Graduating

Submitted by Anonymous

Years of anticipating this time has finally arrived, there were times when I thought we would never get here. We are having...

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How To Make Your Dreams Come True

Submitted by Melanie

“Make your dreams come true”

One poignant question posed by a stranger changed Melanie’s troubled

life: ‘Where will you...

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Everyday Hero Stories

Helen K

Helen Keller gave me the courage to go on with my dream, even though people told me I couldn't she is my hero and my...

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Ashley is my hero. She was shocked and moved by the extreme poverty she saw during a trip to Africa when she was eleven years...

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Amanda G

Ms. G. teaches everyone to love who they are and she has never judged anyone. She is a very talented teacher and mentor. Ms....

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"A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty."
Gabriela, New Jersey

Without ambition, we would not be where we are today.
The Doctor, Galafrey

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