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Women who seek to be equal with men lack ambition.
Being kind is the most important thing I've ever been taught. That's what my parents always told me - more important than ambition or success is being kind to people. The cornerstone of my life. What I aspire to is to be kind.
Drugs are the enemies of ambition and hope - and when we fight against drugs we are fighting for the future.
Failure is only postponed success as long as courage 'coaches' ambition. The habit of persistence is the habit of victory.
Ambition - it is the last infirmity of noble minds.
James M. Barrie
Ambition is a drug that makes its addicts potential madmen.
Emile M. Cioran
A dream without ambition is like a car without gas... you're not going anywhere.
My personal ambition remains the same - to be creative, to be modern, to stay one step ahead, to enjoy life.
Even as a kid in drawing class, I had real ambition. I wanted to be the best in the class, but there was always some other feller who was better; so I thought, 'It can't be about being the best, it has to be about the drawing itself, what you do with it.' That's kind of stuck with me.
The psychoanalysis of neurotics has taught us to recognize the intimate connection between wetting the bed and the character trait of ambition.
The same ambition can destroy or save, and make a patriot as it makes a knave.
Ambition is a lust that is never quenched, but grows more inflamed and madder by enjoyment.
Ambition is the last refuge of the failure.
Nothing else so destroys the power to stand alone as the habit of leaning upon others. If you lean, you will never be strong or original. Stand alone or bury your ambition to be somebody in the world.
Orison Swett Marden
The left and the right live in parallel universes. The right listens to talk radio, the left's on the Internet and they just reinforce one another. They have no sense of reality. I have now one ambition: to retire before it becomes essential to tweet.
We continue to recognize the greater ability of some to earn more than others. But we do assert that the ambition of the individual to obtain for him a proper security is an ambition to be preferred to the appetite for great wealth and great power.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Ambition never is in a greater hurry that I; it merely keeps pace with circumstances and with my general way of thinking.
What we have, what we wish we had - ambitions fulfilled, ambitions disappointed, investments won, investments lost, elections won, elections lost - these things may occupy our attention, but they do not define us.
Five enemies of peace inhabit with us - avarice, ambition, envy, anger, and pride; if these were to be banished, we should infallibly enjoy perpetual peace.
Ambition must be made to counteract ambition.
The failure of national economic policy is costing us more than jobs; it has begun to weaken that uniquely American spirit of risk-taking, large ambition, and optimism about the future. We must rally them now to bold departures that rebuild our national morale as well as our material prosperity.
Ambition is an idol, on whose wings great minds are carried only to extreme; to be sublimely great or to be nothing.
I know no man who feels deeper disgust than I do at the ambition, avarice, and profligacy of the priesthood, as well because every one of these vices is odious in itself, as because each of them separately and all of them together are utterly abhorrent in men making profession of a life dedicated to God.
The Hindu marriage may be described as the union of two families. In this union, there is no room for petty ambitions and personal ego-trips. What is involved is love for the entire family that one is marrying into.
I'm just a ballplayer with one ambition, and that is to give all I've got to help my ball club win. I've never played any other way.
John F. Kennedy
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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