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"Most people are other people, their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation" ~Oscar Wilde (1854-1900)

 

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Ambition is an idol, on whose wings great minds are carried only to extreme; to be sublimely great or to be nothing.
~ Robert Southey - [Ambition]

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Ambition is the last refuge of failure.
~ Oscar Wilde - [Ambition]

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Ambition often puts Men upon doing the meanest offices; so climbing is performed in the same position with creeping.
~ Jonathan Swift - [Ambition]

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America fears the unshaven legs, the unshaven men's cheeks, the aroma of perspiration, and the limp prick. Above all it fears the limp prick.
~ Walter Abish - [America]

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America, thou half-brother of the world; with something good and bad of every land.
~ Philip James Bailey - [America]

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As for America, it is the ideal fruit of all your youthful hopes and reforms. Everybody is fairly decent, respectable, domestic, bourgeois, middle-class, and tiresome. There is absolutely nothing to revile except that it's a bore.
~ Henry Brooks Adams - [America]

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God bless the USA, so large, so friendly, and so rich.
~ W. H. Auden - [America]

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I always consider the settlement of America with reverence and wonder, as the opening of a grand scene and design in providence, for the illumination of the ignorant and the emancipation of the slavish part of mankind all over the earth.
~ John Adams - [America]

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I too must attempt a way by which I can raise myself above the ground, and soar triumphant through the lips of men.
~ Virgil - [Ambition]

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If you wish to reach the highest, begin at the lowest.
~ Publilius Syrus - [Ambition]

 

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