Ambition is an earnest desire for achievement or distinction.
“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
Be Ambitious With Goals, Not Deadlines
Submitted by Doug Dvorak
As you embark on any new journey, you will inevitably have an idea in your mind of how long it should take you to accomplish...
Submitted by Xavier Glessner
Being in Hawaii, visiting my mom for the summer, I learned something from her that I took going into my senior year in high...
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...
Everyday Hero Stories
"A true hero is not measured by the size of his strength, but by the strength of his heart." There are so many reason why My...
Terry Hitchcock is my Hero.
After tragically losing his wife to breast cancer and struggling to raise three young children...
Recently I watched a movie called "a man named Pearl"....He truly is my new Hero...watch the movie and you will see why.
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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