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Two Types of Ambition

To be ambitious of true honor and of the real glory and perfection of our nature is the very principle and incentive of virtue; but to be ambitious of ...


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Cowboys' Troy Aikman Isn't Satisfied

In Texas Monthly, Skip Hollandsworth writes:

[Troy] Aikman [quarterback of the NFL's Dallas Cowboys] is an elusive hero, difficult to understand, clearly ...

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Dark Side of Success

Clare Sheridan, journalist for the New York World, once interviewed Mussolini, the Italian dictator:

What [she] remembered particularly was Mussolini's ...

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Your Part in Life’s Drama

In his novel

Edge of Eternity

, Randy Alcorn compares our lives on earth to those of the characters in a novel. He writes:

Each character is placed ...

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Meryl Streep on Hollywood's Conceit

"It's sort of exhausting, this self-congratulatory atmosphere in which the movie community lives. It's unbearable. We're not that important in the world, ...


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Absent Dad

Not long ago, my family and I had the privilege of going on a cruise. As I sat on the deck drinking coffee, I overheard a heartbreaking conversation between ...


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Reading Your Obituary

In literature the story is told of a man who opens a newspaper and discovers the date on the newspaper is six months in advance of the time he lives. ...


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Power of Contentment

I heard a story some time ago called "The Stonecutter."

Once upon a time, a stonecutter lived all alone. Though he had acquired great skills, he was very ...


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Drew Carey on Ambition

When Drew Carey was asked by Ladies' Home Journal if he considered himself ambitious, Carey answered:

Now, yes. But before, I always thought I was going ...

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Lying for Money

Years ago, the story goes, a San Diego bank hired a private investigator to track down a bank robber and retrieve stolen funds. The search led to Mexico. ...


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