5 edition of Failed ambition found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 254-255) and index.
|Other titles||Civil War journals and letters of cavalryman Homer Harris Jewett|
|Statement||edited by Tom Jewett.|
|Genre||Diaries., Correspondence., Biography., Personal narratives.|
|LC Classifications||E517.6 7th .J49 2004|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||284 p. :|
|Number of Pages||284|
|LC Control Number||2005297122|
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The dangers of ambition have been a popular theme not only in literature, but also through religious and mythological texts. His silence endured for month after month, reducing me to a swamp of incredulous misery, until at last a letter came, asking me to release him from our engagement because he was marrying someone else.
This trend of identifying ambition as a central character trait—sometimes a strength, sometimes a flaw—proceeded from the Byronic hero of the 19th century to the more modern antihero.
This is not an affectation, failure is what writers do. I don't think I'm alone in this — nor do I think it's an attitude that only prevails among people whose work is obviously "creative".
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From Canadian ice hockey players to The Beatles, Gladwell explores the different paths to and definitions of success, and advocates for something he calls the "10, hour rule," which is basically a friendly reminder that practice makes better.
Flying too low is even more dangerous than flying too high, because it feels deceptively safe. I say this even though I am, Lord knows, ambitious and grabby, and I want to be up there with the rest of them.
Which is something to remember if you happen to be experiencing it. Whether it is through offering to let someone move ahead of you in line at the grocery store, or opening up your home to those in need, we must, in all areas, combat the self-serving nature and pursue the wellbeing of others before our own; and we must refuse to forget the sacred value of human life.
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I don't want to be an object. On the contrary, it often occurs to me that since what successes I do manage are both experienced and felt entirely in solitude, there must be many others who are the same as me: people for whom life is a process to be experienced, not an object to be coveted.
In the gospel, we find the freedom to be truly ambitious.“We teach girls to shrink themselves, to make themselves smaller. We say to girls, you can have ambition, but not too much. You should aim to be successful, but not too successful. Otherwise, you would threaten the man.
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