Quotes with ambitious
Do not read as children do to enjoy themselves, or, as the ambitious do to educate themselves. No, read to live.
Letter to Mademoiselle Leroyer de Chantepie, June 1857.
I'm still ambitious which sounds kind of silly for a guy eighty-seven years old.
Oral history interview with Rube Goldberg by Emily Nathan, for Radio Smithsonian, 1970.
The ambitious deceive themselves when they propose an end to their ambition; for that end, when attained, becomes a means.