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Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great. Kenny Rogers

Ambition is not what a man would do, but what a man does, for ambition without action is fantasy. Bryant H. McGill

You can't build a reputation on what you're going to do. Henry Ford

If you wish to reach the highest, begin at the lowest. Publilius Syrus

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars. Les Brown

Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved. Helen Keller

The universe is not required to be in perfect harmony with human ambition. Carl Sagan

I have no ambition to govern men; it is a painful and thankless office. Thomas Jefferson

You have to be a bastard to make it, and that's a fact. And the Beatles are the biggest bastards on earth. John Lennon

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

It is my ambition to say in ten sentences what others say in a whole book. Friedrich Nietzsche

Nothing we achieve in this world is achieved alone. It is always achieved with others teaching us along the way. Lee J. Colan

Hasty climbers have sudden falls. Italian Proverbs

Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself. William Faulkner

If you can imagine it,You can achieve it.If you can dream it,You can become it. William Arthur Ward

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