Raw ambition pours sand in the ministry gears and forces the machinery to produce an unholy product: human pride.
They that soar too high often fall hard; which makes a low and level dwelling preferrable. The tallest trees are most in the power of the winds, and ambitious men the blasts of fortune. ...[Read More]
When a man thinks he has got a good deal of strength, and is self-confident, you may look for his downfall. It may be years before it comes to light, but it is already commenced.[Read More]