You never fail until you stop trying.
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars.Leslie Calvin Brown
Gratitude looks to the past and love to the present: fear, avarice, lust and ambition look ahead.C. S. Lewis
As fall the dews on quenchless sands, blood only serves to wash Ambition's hands!lord byron
I see, but cannot reach, the height that lies forever in the light.Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Here may we reign secure, and in my choice to reign is worth ambition, though in Hell. Better to reign in hell than serve in heaven.john milton
But see how oft ambition's aims are cross'd, and chiefs contend 'til all the prize is lost!Alexander Pope
How like a mounting devil in the heart rules the unreined ambition!nathaniel parker willis
Ambition has but one reward for all: a little power, a little transient fame, a grave to rest in, and a fading name!william winter
Gratitude looks to the past and love to the present; fear, avarice, lust, and ambition look ahead.C. S. Lewis
Ambition is like love, impatient both of delays and rivals.john denham
Ambition has its disappointments to sour us, but never the good fortune to satisfy us.
Ambition never comes to an end.
Most people would succeed in small things, if they were not troubled with great ambitions.Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
All sins have their origin in a sense of inferiority, otherwise called ambition.cesare pavese
I charge thee, fling away ambition; by that sin fell the angels.
Ambition is an idol on whose wings great minds are carry'd only to extreme; to be sublimely great, or to be nothing.thomas southerne
For all may have, If they dare try, a glorious life, or grave.George Herbert
Here may we reign secure, and in my choice To reign is worth ambition, though in Hell. Better to reign in hell than serve in heaven.john milton