"As falls the dew on quenchless sands, blood only serves to wash ambition's hands."
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"Big results require big ambitions."
"The noblest spirit is most strongly attracted by the love of glory."
"Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings."
"Ambition is like love, impatient both of delays and rivals."
"Ambition is the germ from which all growth of nobleness proceeds."
"The ambitious are forever followed by adulation for they receive the most pleasure from flattery."
"I've got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom."
"Man is the only creature that strives to surpass himself, and yearns for the impossible."
"Nothing is too high for the daring of mortals: we storm heaven itself in our folly."
"I shall strike the stars with my unlifted head."
"He that fails in his endeavors after wealth or power will not long retain either honesty or courage."
"We grow small trying to be great."
"Ambition is pitiless. Any merit that it cannot use it finds despicable."
"When you go in search of honey you must expect to be stung by bees."
"Ambition never comes to an end."
"He who tip-toes cannot stand; he who strides cannot walk."
"Ambition has one heel nailed in well, though she stretch her fingers to touch the heavens."
"Every man is said to have his peculiar ambition."
"Most people would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions."
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