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
Never Give Up...
Submitted by Rudi
Failure. This is what I new was coming on results day from highschool nothing had gone right and to be quite honest I just...
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...
Inspiration Never Sleeps
Submitted by Pertunia Cindi
I was raised by my grandmother with my younger siblings, sadly she passed away & she was the only one we had. We had to live...
Everyday Hero Stories
Ludwig Von Beethoven
Beethoven was one of the most phenomenal composers of all time. His hearing started to deteriorate through his twenties, and...
My sister, Kelli, is my hero. She has overcome a lifetime of hardships including physical and emotional abuse, substance...
Jessie S. I can't really describe her in a paragraph. She is one of the most influential and wonderful people in my life....
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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