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Lack Of Ambition Quotes


"Whatever you think of Facebook, you cannot fault it for lack of ambition." - Joe Greene

"Whatever you think of Facebook, you cannot fault it for lack of ambition." - Joe Green

"Stop wishing & start doing! Your lack of effort won't affect a true hustlers ambition. Perseverance through adversity is key." - Behdad Sami

"It's the lack of ambition that cripples most people, and makes them so pedestrian in the advertising/creative business" - David Ogilvy

"Women Who Seek Equality With Men Lack Ambition" - Patty Sheehan

"Women who seek to be equal with men lack ambition." - Timothy Leary

"Moderation has been created a virtue to limit the ambition of great men, and to console undistinguished people for their want of fortune and their lack of merit." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of LACK OF AMBITION!" - Napoleon Hill

"The power of hope! Even a lack of ambition can, for a time, pay off as a necessary facet, as long as hope outweighs it." - Criss Jami

"The vague torment of ... ambition." - Emile Zola

"Security doesn't rob ambition; the illusion of security robs ambition." - Jay Samit

"A BURNING DESIRE TO BE, AND TO DO is the starting point from which the dreamer must take off. Dreams are not born of indifference, laziness, or lack of ambition." - Napoleon Hill

"Lack of prayer is the cause of lack of time." - Peter Kreeft

"Lack of forgiveness of others breeds lack of self-forgiveness." - Albert Ellis

"Ambition beats genius 99% of the time" - Jay Leno

"Criticism is the price of ambition." - Robin S. Sharma

"a combustion engine of ambition and disappointment." - Tina Fey

"Anxiety is the handmaiden of contemporary ambition." - Alain De Botton

"Fame, the sovereign deity of proud ambition." - Richard Brinsley Sheridan

"Welcome to the graveyard of ambition" - David Nicholls

"Ambition without contribution is of no significance." - Kevin Kline

"The treacheries of ambition never cease." - Ruben Dario

"Satisfaction is the death of ambition." - Nikki Yanofsky

"Ambition! powerful source of good and ill!" - Edward Young

"Low ambition and the thirst of praise." - William Cowper

"Ambition is the death of thought." - Ludwig Wittgenstein

"Ambition should be made of sterner stuff." - William Shakespeare

"I have a lot of ambition." - Katy Perry

"Lack of time is actually lack of priorities." - Tim Ferriss

"Mr. Complete Lack of Sympathy" - Karen Chance

"There's no lack of void." - Samuel Beckett

"Optimism is lack of information." - Faina Ranevskaya

"The philosophy I shared... was one of ambition - ambition to succeed, ambition to grow, ambition to move forward - backed up by hard work." - Frank Lowy

"What Newcastle lack is a lack of pace" - Charlie Nicholas

"Lack of emotion causes lack of progress and lack of motivation." - Tony Robbins

"Your life, my life, the life of each one of us is going to serve as either a warning or an example. A warning of the consequences of neglect, self-pity, lack of direction and ambition... or an example of talent put to use, of discipline self-imposed, and of objectives clearly perceived and intensely pursued." - Jim Rohn

"... no young colored person in the United States today can truthfully offer as an excuse for lack of ambition or aspiration that members of his race have accomplished so little, he is discouraged from attempting anything himself. For there is scarcely a field of human endeavor which colored people have been allowed to enter in which there is not at least one worthy representative." - Mary Church Terrell

"If it is true that love is the pursuit in another of qualities we lack in ourselves, then in our love of someone from another culture, one ambition may be to weld ourselves more closely to values missing from our own culture." - Alain De Botton

"Sometimes, I think there's a lack of ambition in me. But then sometimes, I think, no, you can, like William Blake said, you know, see heaven in a grain of sand. If you look really, really closely at a situation, you can find almost endless interest in it." - Emma Donoghue

"We have now an American political party and a European one. Not all Americans who vote for the European party want to become Europeans. But it doesn't matter because that's what they're voting for. They're voting for dependency, for lack of ambition, and for insolvency." - Harvey Mansfield

"Wisdom is corrupted by ambition, even when the quality of the ambition is intellectual. For ambition, even of this quality, is but a form of self-love..." - Henry Taylor

"Lack of skill dictates economy of style." - Joey Ramone

"An once of hypocrisy is worth a pound of ambition." - Michael Korda

"An ounce of hypocracy is worth a pound of ambition." - Michael Korda

"Most men fail, not through lack of education, but from lack of dogged determination, from lack of dauntless will." - Orison Swett Marden

"What is childlike humility? It's not the lack of intelligence, but the lack of guile. The lack of an agenda." - Todd Burpo

"What is childlike humility? It's not the lack of intelligence, but the lack of guile. The lack of an agenda." - Todd Burpo

"Love . . . [is] a lack of personal selfishness." - Theodore M. Burton

"A lack of doxology leads to depravity." - Ann Voskamp

"Lack of desire is the greatest riches." - Seneca the Younger

"Lack of compliance is hindering the investigation." - Charlie Melancon

"Lack of knowledge - that is the problem." - W Edwards Deming

"There is no lack of opportunity." - Wallace D. Wattles

"Cunning proceeds from lack of capacity." - Benjamin Franklin

"The lack of work destroys people." - Katharine Hepburn

"Pressure comes from a lack of preparation" - Colin Kaepernick

"Poverty is the lack of light." - Lucero Isaac

"Underdevelopment is a lack of maintenance." - Lucero Isaac

"Lack of understanding is always painful." - Byron Katie

"They have a plentiful lack of wit." - William Shakespeare

"Seeking revenge: what a lack of foresight." - Natalie Clifford Barney

"Insanity is a lack of proportion." - Barbara Grizzuti Harrison

"ability atrophies through lack of exercise." - Glenda Jackson

"All ignorance is the lack of love." - Hazrat Inayat Khan

"Poverty breeds lack of self-reliance" - Daniel De Leon

"All reluctance is a lack of confidence." - Todd Duncan

"Don't mistake politeness for lack of strength." - Sonia Sotomayor

"Normal means lack of imagination and creativity." - Jean Dubuffet

"Lack of industry is an attitude." - Sterling W Sill

"What we lack is intensity of life." - Carl Jung

"Familiarity leads to lack of Gratitude." - Radhanath Swami

"Hate is a lack of imagination." - Graham Greene

"Lack of knowledge... that is the problem." - W Edwards Deming

"I have the necessary lack of tact." - Ted Koppel

"Poverty breeds lack of self-reliance." - Daniel De Leon

"Suffering follows the lack of wisdom." - Frederick Lenz

"Ambition is but the evil shadow of aspiration." - George Macdonald

"Routine, in an intelligent man, is a sign of ambition." - W H Auden

"I have reached the summit of my ambition." - Andrew Johnson

"The great ambition of women is to inspire love." - Moliere

"I dont even think in terms of ambition." - Kevin Spacey

"Ambition and love are the wings of great actions." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Ambition is like love, impatient both of delays and rivals." - Gautama Buddha

"To make converts is the natural ambition of everyone." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Ambition is the grand enemy of all peace." - John Cowper Powys

"Ambition is like love, impatient Both of delays and rivals." - John Denham

"Ambition is the last refuge of the failure" - Oscar Wilde

"Ambition - it is the last infirmity of noble minds." - James M Barrie

"Beauty is the sole ambition, the exclusive goal of Taste." - Charles Baudelaire

"Ambition is the last refuge of the failure." - Oscar Wilde

"I have an ounce of Lady Gaga's full-bodied ambition." - Rufus Wainwright

"Ambition can take the place of everything - even sex." - Bruce Forsyth

"Never let inexperience get in the way of ambition." - Terry Josephson

"I don't even think in terms of ambition." - Kevin Spacey

"Ambition it is the last infirmity of noble minds." - James M Barrie

"Ambition, old as mankind, the immemorial weakness of the strong." - Vita Sackville-West

"Great ambition is the passion of a great character." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"Ambition is not a vice of little people." - Michel De Montaigne

"The fuel of ambition is not the problem; it is the focus of ambition that frees or betrays us." - Erwin Mcmanus

"To be seen is the ambition of ghosts, and to be remembered is the ambition of the dead." - Norman O Brown

"Without ambition no conquests are made, and no business created. Ambition is the root of all achievement." - James A. Champy

"The largest ambition has the least appearance of ambition when it meets with an absolute impossibility in compassing its object." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"Most people fail, not because of lack of desire, but, because of lack of commitment." - Vince Lombardi

"Funeralese has had its ups and downs. The word 'morticians,' first used in Embalmers Monthly for February, 1895, was barred by the Chicago Tribune in 1932, 'not for lack of sympathy with the ambition of undertakers to be well regarded, but because of it. If they haven't the sense to save themselves from their own lexicographers, we shall not be guilty of abetting them in their folly." - Jessica Mitford

"The country is dying cause of an lack of men, not a lack of programms." - Corneliu Zelea Codreanu

"Romania is dying because of a lack of men, not a lack of programs." - Corneliu Zelea Codreanu

"Foolishness is rarely a matter of lack of intelligence or even lack of information." - John Mccarthy

"Too many people want the fruit of Paul's ministry without paying the price that Paul paid. He died. He died to everything. He died daily He was crucified with Christ ... I challenge you to pray this prayer: 'Lord, be ruthless with me in revealing my selfish ambition and my lack of willingness to die to myself.' I guarantee that He will answer your prayer - and quickly." - Floyd McClung

"Loneliness is not lack of company, loneliness is lack of purpose." - Guillermo Maldonado

"The world shall perish not for lack of wonders, but for lack of wonder" - John B S Haldane

"It is a lack of commitment, not a lack of talent, that damns you to mediocrity." - Roy H Williams

"More men fail though lack of purpose than lack of talent." - Billy Sunday

"More tears have been shed over men's lack of manners than their lack of morals." - Helen Hathaway

"The lack of joy in your life is due to your lack of mission." - Timothy Keller

"Contemporary society has become dry, not for lack of wonders but for lack of wonder." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"Nobody dies from lack of sex. It's lack of love we die from." - Margaret Atwood

"poverty denotes a lack of necessities and simplicity a lack of needs." - Dervla Murphy

"Fear is a lack of love, just as darkness is a lack of light." - Bijan

"Lack of money is no obstacle. Lack of an idea is an obstacle." - Ken Hakuta

"lack of will power leads to more failure than lack of intelligence or ability." - Anchee Min

"Never think that lack of variability is stability. Don't confuse lack of volatility with stability, ever." - Nassim Nicholas Taleb

"The degradation of our environment is undeniably a direct result of our lack of regard, lack of accountability, and lack of responsibility." - Nikki Reed

"Lack of money is the root of of all evil." - George Bernard Shaw

"Mediocrity is perhaps due not so much to lack of imagination as to lack of faith in the imagination, lack of the capacity for this abandon." - Denise Levertov

"It's not that I lack ambition. I am ambitious in the sense that I want to be more than I am now. But if I were truly ambitious, I think I'd already be more than I am now." - Jane Wagner

"The humans have a curious force they call ambition. It drives them, and, through them, it drives us. This force which keeps them active, we lack. Perhaps, in time, we machines will acquire it." - John Wyndham

"You need just the right amount of ambition . . . If you have too little ambition, you don't push or work hard. If you have too much ambition, you put yourself ahead of others, elbow them out of your way." - Andy Grove

"Lack of ornamentation is a sign of spiritual strength." - Adolf Loos

"One great cause of failure is lack of concentration." - Bruce Lee

"Lack of planning is the cause of most failures." - Brian Tracy

"Lack of clarity is always a sign of dishonesty." - Celia Green

"Lack of conditioning will make a coward of us all." - Dominick Cruz

"Tricks and treachery are merely proofs of lack of skill." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"The lack of money is the root of all evils." - Mark Twain

"Lack of manners is the sign of a hero." - Jean Cocteau

"The scarcity of years does not necessitate lack of wisdom." - James Clavell

"I should have the courage of my lack of convictions." - Tom Stoppard

"The lack of money is the root of all evil." - Mark Twain

"Lack of money is the root of all evil." - George Bernard Shaw

"The cause of homelessness is lack of housing." - Jonathan Kozol

"Lack of sensitivity is perhaps basically an unawareness of ourselves." - Eric Hoffer

"The object of ambition, unlike that of love, never being wholly possessed, ambition is the more durable passion of the two." - Edward Bulwer-Lytton

"The object of ambition, unlike that of love, never being wholly possessed, ambition is the more durable passion of the two." - Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton

"Great ambition, the desire of real superiority, of leading and directing, seems to be altogether peculiar to man, and speech is the great instrument of ambition." - Adam Smith

"The lack of understanding of something is not evidence for God. It's evidence of a lack of understanding." - Lawrence M Krauss

"I don't know many ambition- ridden people who really enjoy themselves. Even success doesn't seem to still the insatiable, gnawing hunger of their ambition. Ambition is a good gift, but it cannot be all." - Loretta Young

"Reality is an illusion created by a lack of alcohol." - N. F. Simpson

"Bullying exists because of a lack adult intervention." - Stuart Green

"Gossip is only the lack of a worthy memory." - Elbert Hubbard

"Sleep is just a symptom of caffeine lack" - Herman Friele



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