Keep away from 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.
— Mark Twain

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 ambitions quote

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

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

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