I had a burning ambition.
Otherwise, I wouldn't have
Bloom – British Actress Born 1931
I had all the usual ambition
growing up. I wanted to be a
writer, a musician, a hockey
player. I wanted to do something
that wasn't nine to five. Acting
was the first thing I tried that
J. Fox – Canadian Actor Born 1961
I had ambition not only to go
farther than any man had ever been
before, but as far as it was
possible for a man to go.
Conrad – Polish Novelist 1857-1924
I never had any ambition to be a
star, or whatever it is called,
and I'm still embarrassed at the
Hurt – British Actor Born 1940
I should have been smart enough to
stay happy. But my ambition ruled
Gabor – Hungarian Actress
I used to think I had ambition...
but now I'm not so sure. It may
have been only discontent. They're
Field – American Novelist
I wanted to be an outstanding
player, that was my ambition.
Khan – Pakistani Cricket Player
and Politician Born 1952
Ambition is a dream with a V8
Presley – American Musician
Ambition is a drug that makes its
addicts potential madmen.
M. Cioran – Romanian Philosopher
Ambition is a lust that is never
quenched, but grows more inflamed
and madder by enjoyment.
Otway – English Dramatist
Ambition is not what man does...
but what man would do.
Browning – English Poet 1812-1889
Ambition is so powerful a passion
in the human breast, that however
high we reach we are never
Wadsworth Longfellow – American
Ambition is the germ from which
all growth of nobleness proceeds.
Wilde – Irish Dramatist 1854-1900
Ambition is the path to success,
persistence is the vehicle you
Eardley IV – American Public
Servant Born 1964
Ambition leads me not only farther
than any other man has been before
me, but as far as I think it
possible for man to go.
Cook – British Explorer 1728-1779
Ambition may be defined as the
willingness to receive any number
of hits on the nose.
Owen – English Soldier 1893-1918
Ambition never is in a greater
hurry that I; it merely keeps pace
with circumstances and with my
general way of thinking.
Bonaparte – French Leader
At the beginning of the 20th
century, the ambition of the great
painters was to make paintings
that were like music, which was
then considered as the noblest
Eno – British Musician Born 19486