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How easily we could spell if we could follow,
Like thread looped through the eye of a needle,
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... with dozens of as yet
Unrealized projects, and a strict sense
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Our star was brighter perhaps when it had water in it.
Now there is no question even of that, but only
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Ambitious men spend their youth in rendering themselves worthy of patronage; it is their great mistake. While the foolish creature ...
Ambition--it is the last infirmity of noble minds.
Ambition. An overmastering desire to be vilified by enemies while living and made ridiculous by friends when dead.
I'd like to come back as an independent woman who has more ambition than I have.
No bird soars too high, if he soars with his own wings.
I am sensible that my keenness of temper, and a vanity to be distinguished for the day, make me too often splash in life.... I am ...
Not that success, for him, is sure, infallible.
But never has he been afraid to reach.
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