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Notable Quotes About Being Overly Ambitious

Updated: Feb 19, 2021

"Is is better to deserve honours and not have them than to have them and not to deserve them."

- Mark Twain, American writer, humorist and lecturer

"It is a good idea to be ambitious, to have goals, to want to be good at what you do, but it is a terrible mistake to let drive and ambition get in the way of treating people with kindness and decency."

- Robert M Solow, American economist


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