Ambition Quotes Collection



Below you will find a great collection of ambition quotes. Enjoy!




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


Ambition is the path to success. Persistence is the vehicle you arrive in. -- Bill Bradley


I do not fear failure. I only fear the "slowing up" of the engine inside of me which is pounding, saying, "Keep going, someone must be on top, why not you?" -- General George S. Patton


Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude. -- Thomas Jefferson


The very substance of the ambitious is merely the shadow of a dream. -- William Shakespeare


It's a funny thing about life; if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you very often get it. -- William Somerset Maugham


A man's worth is no greater than the worth of his ambitions -- Marcus Aurelius


When ambition ends, happiness begins. -- Thomas Merton


I'm tough, ambitious, and I know exactly what I want. -- Madonna, ambition quote


To be happy at home is the ultimate result of all ambition. -- Samuel Johnson


Most people would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions. -- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow


Ambition is enthusiasm with a purpose -- Frank Tyger


A man without ambition is dead. A man with ambition but no love is dead. A man with ambition and love for his blessings here on earth is ever so alive. -- Pearl Bailey


A slave has but one master. An ambition man, has as many as there are people who helped him get his fortune. -- Wilson Mizner


A wise man is cured of ambition by ambition itself; his aim is so exalted that riches, office, fortune and favour cannot satisfy him. -- Samuel Johnson


Achievement results from work realizing ambition. -- Adam Ant


All my ambition is, I own, to profit and to please unknown; like streams supplied from springs below, which scatter blessings as they go. -- Charles Cotton


All sins have their origin in a sense of inferiority otherwise called ambition. -- Cesare Pavese


Ambition is a Dead Sea fruit, and the greatest peril to the soul is that one is likely to get precisely what he is seeking. -- Edward Dahlberg


Ambition is a dream with a V8 engine. -- Elvis Presley


Ambition is a poor excuse for not having sense enough to be lazy. -- Milan Kundera


Ambition is an idol, on whose wings great minds are carried only to extreme; to be sublimely great or to be nothing. -- Shakti Gawain


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