Ambition

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That formidable force that makes one believe that one needs what one usually only desires; that mind-set that is really more of an entity that sits on ones shoulder, and relentlessly screams “further, further”; that asset that makes those who are not zealous, jealous... That is ambition. Ambition has been the backbone of every army! Through those great ancient Egyptian wars. From the conception to the design to the construction to the completion, ambition was the proverbial foreman, as once again we see that collective zeal create a phenomenon...thus...Ambition is the source of all that is good and all that is evil! It makes the wonders and it makes the wars. Ambition is the winner and loser of every game! Every footballer, every chess player, every marathon runner, every duck-legged Olympic walker smells of fervor which seeps from the pores of their ambition. When years of dedication pass the baton to ambition, there is a sage to be reckoned with. One only wonders why in spite of the eternal paradoxical query “what would happen if an irresistible force met with an irresistible force?”, someone always has to lose? Ambition makes you healthy, wealthy, and wise! Doesn’t it? For me Tennis is the most challenging sport and the activity which I am more passionate about, knowing that there are lots of champions who had impossible challenges to achieve their goals but decided to keep going and keep fighting to be something , this is the true ambition to me and this is what always motivates me. Observe this immortal quotation of Henry Ford:"Whether you think you can or you think you cannot, you are right "The truth he successfully conveys is that we are the scribes of our own destiny. It is ambition that makes us think we can be successful, and lack of ambition that makes us think we cannot. Ambition and Luck are both archenemies and best of friends. Ambition is a pain in the neck! It is the finger that sets the alarm for 8am, the fingers that turn the cold key of the...
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