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.”

    —Fran├žois 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

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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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...

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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...

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Everyday Hero Stories


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Jo Dawn P

I wake up everyday inspired to live because of my beautiful wife. She can take on the world's problems and not blink an eye....

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Nick P

On February 5th, 2003 my cousin Nick, who was 14 at the time, went with his ski club to have a fun afternoon snowboarding....

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