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
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...
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...
My Son Is My Hero
Submitted by Jen
My son was diagnosed with a rare and deadly cancer at 6 years old. We didn't know where he would be 4 years later as the odds...
Everyday Hero Stories
I began singing as young as I can remember. And as soon as I could, I enrolled with the best music teacher in town. When I...
Dayna was born with a rare disease called schizencephaly. This disease has restricted her from walking and talking since she...
Estephania And Esperanza
These sisters are my heroes because they created Project Literacy, a neighborhood tutoring program where middle school...
...the best site I've come across so far
Olamide Ijaduola, Abuja, Nigeria
Mark A. Hill, Miami , Florida
row row fight the power
Psionic, That One Place
"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
Anderson, Col Es Br
Diana S, 6078
Ambition is the desire and discipline to reach your destiny.
Bruce Willingham, Warner Robins, Ga
Life is good, but you must take along the principles that governs it.
Omodu Jack West Worlu, Garden City Magazine