Ambition Quotes

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Great ambition is the passion of a great character. Those endowed with it may perform very good or very bad acts. All depends on the principals which direct them.
~ Napoleon Bonaparte
Keep away from those who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you believe that you too can become great.
Keep away from those who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you believe that you too can become great.
~ Mark Twain
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great ones make you feel that you too, can become great.
~ Mark Twain
Great ambition is the passion of a great character. Those endowed with it may perform very good or very bad acts. All depends on the principles which direct them.
~ Napoleon Bonaparte
I had ambition not only to go farther than any man had ever been before, but as far as it was possible for a man to go.
~ Joseph Conrad
I wanted to be an outstanding player, that was my ambition.
~ Imran Khan
I've got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.
~ Thomas Carlyle
It is my ambition to say in ten sentences what others say in a whole book.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche
Though ambition in itself is a vice, it often is also the parent of virtue.
~ Hosea Ballou
What likelihood is there of corrupting a man who has no ambition.
~ Samuel Richardson

Quotes

The happiness and peace attained by those satisfied by the nectar of spiritual tranquillity is not attained by greedy persons restlessly moving here and there.

Trivia

Interracial marriage was banned in South Africa from 1949 to 1985 (36 years) - It was banned in the U.S. from 1691-1967 (276 years).

Graffiti

The old songs are best because nobody sings them any more.