Jun 162013
 

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Winning is not enough. All others must lose.

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Wisdom is corrupted by ambition, even when the quality of the ambition is intellectual. For ambition even of this quality, is but a form of self-love.

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Wise men know their limits; great men know none.

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With some basic skills, ambition and persistence, then there is little limit to what you can achieve, and by trying you can often surprise yourself.

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Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it. The man who knows how will always have a job. The man who also knows why will always be his boss.

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You appear to have a good project… we wish you well in this endeavor.

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You can get anywhere if you simply go one step at a time.

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You can get everything in life you want if you will just give enough other people get what they want.

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You can never be comfortable with your success, you’ve got to be paranoid you’re going to lose it.

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You can never quit. Winner never quit, and quitters never win.

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You have greatly ventured, but all must do so who would greatly win.

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You’ve got to say, ‘I think that if I keep working at this and want it badly enough I can have it.’ It’s called perseverance.

Jun 162013
 

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What shall it profit a man, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul?

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What will not ambition and revenge Descend to? Who aspires must fall down as low As high he soared.

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When a man dwells on the objects of sense, he creates an attraction for them; attraction develops into desire, and desire breeds anger.

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When ambition ends, happiness begins.

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When ambitious men find an open passage, they are rather busy than dangerous; and if well watched in their proceedings, they will catch them selves in their own snare, and prepare a way for their own destruction.

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When I was a kid, they’d say, ‘What do you want to be when you grow up?’ kids would go Wonder Woman, an astronaut. Do you know what I always said? World domination – so we’re on our way.

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When I was asked to join this club and I saw the quality and ambitions of the manager it was an easy choice for me to make.

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When once ambition has passed its natural limits, its progress is boundless.

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When you are aspiring to the highest place, it is honorable to reach the second or even the third rank.

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When you go in search of honey you must expect to be stung by bees.

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When your ship comes in, make sure you are willing to unload it.

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Where ambition can be so happy as to cover its enterprises even to the person himself, under the appearance of principle, it is the most incurable and inflexible of all human passions.

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Where ambition can cover its enterprises, even to the person himself, under the appearance of principle, it is the most incurable and inflexible of passions

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Where ambition ends happiness begins.

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Where does this guy’s ambition go? That’s very peculiar. I think he’s a very disturbing person, I think he’s a very disturbing politician. Personally, I feel his interest is a self-interest [on George Galloway]

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Where there are large powers with little ambition… nature may be said to have fallen short of her purposes.

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Whether we fall by ambition, blood, or lust, like diamonds we are cut with our own dust.

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Which dreams indeed are ambition, for the very substance of the ambitious is merely the shadow of a dream.

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Who know but He, whose hand the lightning forms, Who heaves old ocean, and who wings the storms, Pours fierce ambition in a Caesar’s mind.

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Who soars too near the sun, with golden wings, melts them.

Jun 162013
 

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We are using new technologies in meaningful ways. To build our new refinery in 60 percent of the time it took to build our first, we are training 20,000 people in a new generation of welding technology in six months.

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We do believe we’re on the path of building what may be the most valuable company and most respected company in the world someday, and we’re going to continue to focus on making that happen.

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We frequently pass from love to ambition, but one seldom returns from ambition to love.

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We grow small trying to be great.

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We had ambition to burn.

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We have to still develop the Ikea group. We need many billions of Swiss francs to take on China or Russia.

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We must love stupid people better than ourselves; are they not the really unfortunate ones of this world? Do not people without taste and without ideal grow constantly weary, rejoicing in nothing, and being quite useless here below?

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We see our customers as invited guests to a party, and we are the hosts. It’s our job every day to make every important aspect of the customer experience a little bit better.

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We should reflect that whatever tempts the pride and vanity of ambitious persons is not so big as the smallest star which we see scattered in disorder and unregarded on the pavement of heaven.

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We still have a long way to go. Companies such as Microsoft, Cisco and Intel were just starting at their 10-year anniversary.

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We’ll all be riding that streetcar of desire.

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We’re all working together; that’s the secret. And we’ll lower the cost of living for everyone, not just in America, but we’ll give the world an opportunity to see what it’s like to save and have a better lifestyle, a better life for all. We’re proud of what we’ve accomplished ; we’ve just begun.

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We’re getting hurt, but I’m a long-term investor.

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We’re going to compete. We’re going to be in the online business. We are going to have a core around online. We’re going to be excellent.

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We’ve had some tough times, but we’ve hung in there.

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What I aspired to be and was not, comforts me.

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What is ambition but desire of greatness? And what is greatness but extent of power?

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What is ambition? It is a glorious cheat! Angels of light walk not so dazzlingly the sapphire walls of heaven.

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What is my loftiest ambition? I’ve always wanted to throw an egg at an electric fan.

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What is too sublime for you, seek not, into things beyond your strength search not.

Jun 162013
 

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Though ambition in itself is a vice, yet it is often the parent of virtues. [Lat., Licet ipsa vitium sit ambitio, frequenter tamen causa virtutem est.]

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Though ambition itself be a vice, yet it is often times the cause of virtues

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Till pride and worse ambition threw me down.

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Time is the only critic without ambition.

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‘Tis not what man does which exalts him, but what man Would do!

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To be ambitious of true honor, of the true glory end perfection of our natures, is the very principle and incentive of virtue; but to be ambitious of titles, of place, of ceremonial respects and civil pageantry, is as vain and little as the things are which we court.

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To be happy at home is the ultimate result of all ambition, the end to which every enterprise and labor tends, and of which every desire prompts the prosecution.

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To make converts is the natural ambition of everyone.

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To survive there, you need the ambition of a Latin-American revolutionary, the ego of a grand opera tenor, and the physical stamina of a cow pony.

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To the timid and hesitating, everything is impossible because it seems so.

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To wish is of little account; to succeed you must earnestly desire; and this desire must shorten thy sleep.

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Too low they build who build beneath the stars.

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Trusting your intuition means tuning in as deeply as you can to the energy you feel, following that energy moment to moment, trusting that it will lead you where you want to go and bring you everything you desire.

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Ultimately, we wanted Nike to be the world’s best sports and fitness company. Once you say that, you have a focus. You don’t end up making wing tips or sponsoring the next Rolling Stones world tour.

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Uncursed ambition, unresisting sloth, And base dependence, are the fiends accurst.

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Vaulting ambition, which overleaps itself.

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Very few people are ambitious in the sense of having a specific image of what they want to achieve. Most people’s sights are only toward the next run, the next increment of money.

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Visions of McDonald’s restaurants dotting crossroads all over the country paraded through my brain. I don’t believe in saturation. We’re thinking and talking worldwide.

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We are driving innovation to be leaders in areas such as advertising, music, broadband, and search. Consumers vote with their mouse every day and we never take their choices for granted.

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We are seeing improvement across key financial measures, but we are not where we want to be yet.

Jun 162013
 

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The shadow, wheresoever it passes, leaves no track behind it; and of the greatest personages of the world, when they are once dead, then there remains no more than if they had never lived. How many preceding emperors of the Assyrian monarchy were lords of the world as well as Alexander! and now we remain not only ignorant of their monuments, but know not so much as their names. And of the same great Alexander, what have we at this day except the vain noise of his fame?

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The slave has but one master; the ambitious man has as many as can help in making his fortune

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The tragedy is that so many have ambition and so few have ability.

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The unordinary man is the same as the ordinary man, but the unordinary man thinks in bigger terms and in more fruitful areas.

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The wondrous architecture of the world, And measure every wandering planet’s course, Still climbing after knowledge infinite, And always moving as the restless spheres, Will us to wear ourselves, and never rest Until we reach the ripest fruit of all, That perfect bliss and sole felicity, The sweet fruition of a heavenly crown.

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The world continues to offer glittering prizes to those who have stout hearts and sharp swords

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Then indecision brings its own delays, And days are lost lamenting over lost days. Are you in earnest? Seize this very minute; What you can do, or dream you can do, begin it; Boldness has genius, power and magic in it.

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There are no persons capable of stooping so low as those who desire to rise in the world.

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There is a fire And motion of the soul, which will not dwell In its own narrow being, but aspire Beyond the fitting medium of desire; And, but once kindled, quenchless evemore, Preys upon high adventure, nor can tire Of aught but rest; a fever at the core, Fatal to him who bears, to all who ever bore.

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There is a kind of grandeur and respect which the meanest and most insignificant part of mankind endeavor to procure in the little circle of their friends and acquaintance. The poorest mechanic, nay, the man who lives upon common alms, gets him his set of admirers, and delights in that superiority which he enjoys over those who are in some respects beneath him. This ambition, which is natural to the soul of man, might, methinks, receive a very happy turn; and, if it were rightly directed, contribute as much to a person’s advantage, as it generally does to his uneasiness and disquiet.

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There is a loftier ambition than merely to stand high in the world. It is to stoop down and lift mankind a little higher.

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There is a native baseness in the ambition which seeks beyond its desert, that never shows more conspicuously than when, no matter how, it temporarily gains its object.

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There is no greater unreasonableness in the world than in the designs of ambition; for it makes the present certainly miserable, unsatisfactory, troublesome, and discontented, for the uncertain acquisition of an honor which nothing can secure; and, besides a thousand possibilities of miscarrying, it relies upon no greater certainty than our life; and when we are dead all the world sees who was the fool.

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There’s never been a real destination resort in Asia, and when we open the Venetian Macao, it will be the first.

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There’s no good idea that can’t be improved on.

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They please, are pleas’d, they give to get esteem Till, seeming blest, they grow to what they seem.

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Think not ambition wise, because ‘t is brave.

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This raging, vehement desire, Of sovereignty no satisfaction finds; But in the breasts of men doth ever roll The restless stone of Sisyph, to torment them, And as his heart, who stole the heav’nly fire, The vulture gnaws, so doth that monster rent them; Had they, the world, the world would not content them.

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Those that were up themselves, kept others low; Those that were low themselves, held others hard; He suffered them to ryse or greater grow; But every one did strive his fellow down to throw.

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Those with desire will always beat those who only have ability.

Jun 162013
 

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The common faults of American language are an ambition of effect, a want of simplicity, and a turgid abuse of terms.

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The desire for success lubricates secret prostitutions in the soul.

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The desire to create continually is vulgar and betrays jealousy, envy, ambition. If one is something one really does not need to make anything – and one nonetheless does very much. There exists above the ”productive” man a yet higher species.

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The glorious frailty of the noble mind.

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The great and glorious masterpiece of humanity is to know how to live with a purpose.

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The great refusal. It., Il gran rifiuto.

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The higher we soar the smaller we appear to those who cannot fly.

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The man who seeks one thing in life, and but one, May hope to achieve it before life be done; But he who seeks all things, wherever he goes, Only reaps from the hopes which around him he sows A harvest of barren regrets.

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The men who succeed are the efficient few. They are the few who have the ambition and will power to develop themselves.

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The modesty of certain ambitious persons consists in becoming great without making too much noise; it may be said that they advance in the world on tiptoe.

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The noble Brutus Hath told you Caesar was ambitious. If it were so, it was a grievous fault, And grievously hat Caesar answered it.

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The object of ambition, unlike that of love, never being wholly possessed, ambition is the more durable passion of the two.

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The only way to predict your future is to invent it.

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The passion of ambition is the same in a courtier, a soldier, or an ecclesiastic; but, from their different educations and habits, they will take very different methods to gratify it.

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The passion of self-aggrandizement is persistent but plastic; it will never disappear from a vigorous mind, but may become morally higher by attaching itself to a larger conception of what constitutes the self.

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The path of glory leads but to the grave.

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The peril of every fine faculty is the delight of playing with it for pride. Talent is commonly developed at the expense of character, and the greater it grows, the more is the mischief. Talent is mistaken for genius, a dogma or system for truth, ambition for greatest, ingenuity for poetry, sensuality for art.

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The person who starts out simply with the idea of getting rich won’t succeed; you must have a larger ambition. There is no mystery in business success. If you do each day’s task successfully, and stay faithfully within these natural operations of commercial laws which I talk so much about, and keep your head clear, you will come out all right.

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The ripest peach is the highest on the tree.

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The shades of night were falling fast, As through an Alpine village passed A youth, who bore, ‘mid snow and ice A banner with the strange device, Excelsior!

Jun 162013
 

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People say it’s not ambitious, but it is actually quite ambitious wanting to help people.

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Perseverance alone does not assure success. No amount of stalking will lead to game in a field that has none.

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Proud crested Fiend, the World’s worst foe, Ambition, canst thou boast one deed, Whence no unsightly horrors flow, Nor private peace is seen to bleed?

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Religion is an illusion and it derives its strength from the fact that it falls in with our instinctual desires.

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Remarkable places are like the summits of rocks; eagles and reptiles only can get there.

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Say what we will, you may be sure that ambition is an error; its wear and tear of heart are never recompensed–it steals away the freshness of life,–it deadens its vivid and social enjoyments,–it shuts our souls to our own youth,–and we are old ere we remember that we have made a fever and a labor of our raciest years.

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So many worlds, so much to do, So little done, such things to be.

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Some slaves are scoured to their work by whips, others by their restlessness and ambition.

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Someday we may have as many followers as the harpsichord. [Lofty ambition indeed!]

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Sometimes creativity is a compulsion, not an ambition.

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Such joy ambition finds.

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Take away ambition and vanity, and where will be your heroes and patriots?

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Talents angel-bright, If wanting worth are shining instruments In false ambition’s hand, to finish faults Illustrious, and give infamy renown.

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That sense of ambition, of aspiration, of moving forward, will be very important [leaving the Labour party then, Hazel?]

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That which is given with pride and ostentation is rather an ambition than a bounty.

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The ambitious are forever followed by adulation for they receive the most pleasure from flattery.

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The ambitious climbs up high and perilous stairs, and never cares how to come down; the desire of rising hath swallowed up his fear of a fall.

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The ambitious deceive themselves when they propose an end to their ambition; for that end, when attained, becomes a means.

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The average Hollywood film star’s ambition is to be admired by an American, courted by an Italian, married to an Englishman and have a French boyfriend.

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The cheat ambition, eager to espouse dominion, courts it with a lying show, and shines in borrowed pomp to serve a turn.

Jun 162013
 

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Nothing is too high for the daring of mortals: we storm heaven itself in our folly.

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Nothing–I mean nothing–and no-one–I mean no-one–will stop me going through to the end, and trying to be ready for the challenge of 2007.

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Now I have my new ambition to fly on my 100th birthday.

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Now that economic realism has finally arrived in India, the future lies in becoming a strong economic power. Dominance in the world will come only from how well a nation can cope with economic realism and towards that India must work, must find its own place under the sun.

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O cursed ambition, thou devouring bird, How dost thou from the field of honesty Pick every grain of profit or delight, And mock the reaper’s toil!

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O fading honours of the dead! O high ambition, lowly laid!

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Of all kinds of ambition, that which pursues poetical fame is the wildest.

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Oh that I were seated as high as my ambition, I’d place my naked foot on the necks of monarchs.

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Oh, sons of earth! attempt ye still to rise. By mountains pil’d on mountains to the skies? Heav’n still with laughter the vain toil surveys, And buries madmen in the heaps they raise.

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On her childhood ambitions: I wanted to own a chain of hotels. Another crazy idea was to be Governor of California.

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On the summit see, The seals of office glitter in his eyes; He climbs, he pants, he grasps them! At his heels, Close at his heels, a demagogue ascends, And with a dexterous jerk soon twists him down, And wins them, but to lose them in his turn.

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On what strange stuff Ambition feeds!

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One may easily enough guard against ambition till five-and-twenty. It is not ambition’s day.

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One must do violence to the object of one’s desire; when it surrenders, the pleasure is greater.

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One’s determination will lead to others success.

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Only I can turn this country around.

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Only those who push too far, see how far they can go.

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Our ambition should be to rule ourselves, the true kingdom for each one of us; and true progress is to know more, and be more, and to do more.

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Our natures are like oil; compound us with anything, Yet will we strive to swim to the top.

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Over the next 6 years alone, we will invest another $40 billion in innovation, continuing to make us a top R&D spender in any industry.

Jun 162013
 

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Music was what I always wanted to do and I was one of the lucky few to achieve my ambition and earn a living from it for which I’m very grateful.

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My ambition is not to be just a good fighter. I want to be great, something special.

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My ambition is to be happy.

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My ambition is to do a good job. I never plan anything. (running for mayor of Bucharest, Romania)

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My ambition is to have beautiful encounters, not to make money.

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My dad always used to tell me that if they challenge you to an after-school fight, tell them you won’t wait–you can kick their ass right now.

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My financial ambition was to own my own house by the time I was 35.

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My style of deal-making is quite simple and straightforward. I aim very high, and the I just keep pushing and pushing and pushing to get what I’m after.

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My wheels are running. My investments are local, regional and international.

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Nature that framed us of four elements, warring within our breasts for regiment, doth teach us all to have aspiring minds.

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Neither love nor ambition, as it has often been shown, can brook a division of its empire in the heart.

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Never let inexperience get in the way of ambition.

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Never let your doubt blind your goals, for your future lies in your ability, not your failure.

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No ascent is too steep for mortals. Heaven itself we seek in our folly.

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No man’s pie is freed From his ambitious finger.

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No matter how good you get you can always get better and that’s the exciting part.

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No steps backward. Lat., Vestigia nulla retrorsum.

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Nothing arouses ambition so much in the heart as the trumpet-clang of another’s fame.

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Nothing can be more destructive to ambition, and the passion for conquest, than the true system of astronomy. What a poor thing is even the whole globe in comparison of the infinite extent of nature!

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Nothing humbler than Ambition, when it is about to climb.

Jun 162013
 

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It’s fascinating as we continue to innovate and lead the way in both the application space and the database space. In the very beginning, people said you couldn’t make relational databases fast enough to be commercially viable. I thought we could, and we were the first to do it. But we took tremendous abuse until IBM said, ‘Oh yeah, this stuff is good.’

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It’s not going to be contemptuous of wealth and ambition.

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It’s very frustrating. The lads showed a lot of ambition in the first half, they went out to sustain it in the second but couldn’t build on it. [on losing to France]

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I’ve long harboured radio presenting ambitions. [Unfortunately the British public doesn’t harbour that same ambition back!]

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Keep away from small people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

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Keep your feet on the ground, but let your heart soar as high as it will. Refuse to be average or to surrender to the chill of your spiritual environment. [The Root Of The Righteous].

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Live neither in the past nor in the future, but let each day’s work absorb your entire energies, and satisfy your widest ambition.

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Lowliness is young ambition’s ladder, Whereto the climber-upward turns his face; And when he once obtains the upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend.

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Lust is to the other passions what the nervous fluid is to life; it supports them all, lends strength to them all ambition, cruelty, avarice, revenge, are all founded on lust.

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Man was mark’d A friend in his creation to himself, And may, with fit ambition, conceive The greatest blessings, and the highest honors Appointed for him, if he can achieve them The right and noble way.

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Man’s many desires are like the small metal coins he carries about in his pocket. The more he has the more they weigh him down.

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Mark but my fall and that that ruined me. Cromwell, I charge thee, fling away ambition! By that sin fell the angels; how can man then (The Image of his Maker) hope to win by it?

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Men are so simple and yield so readily to the desires of the moment that he who will trick will always find another who will suffer to be tricked.

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Men in Great Place are thrice Servants: Servants of the Sovereign or State; Servants of Fame; and Servants of Business