Frustration with ambition is felt by those who lack it and intuitively know that those who have it have an unfair advantage. Motly because I know my inch is new, exciting, unexplored. I think what bothers us is people not giving credit for the source of their success where it is due, which is not to say that their hard work was not a factor, but it was not the only one. I'm the founder of www. We all have to make our own choices!! Of course, there are also those who are much happier living with less ambition and smelling the roses, maybe writing a poem or two, and just being who they are to enjoy this beautiful world we have.
So whatever it is, I suggest you go for it. I never wanted either big worldly successes, just my very own. In what context is it bad, and in which not? The rest of the crabs grab the escaping crab and pull it back into the crate, despite their ultimate demise becoming my tasty treat at dinner. I think some people say this, because there is more to life than the future. In my early thirties I was a high up corporate bod. Especially when you start to provide value to others.
Our situation is better, so we feel good about all of our accomplishments. If you take care of your health, if you are in good shape all the time, with your gift from God no one will stop you, but you must be prepared. Thankfully, Derek, you question these things. Steve Currie Derek There is a lot of merit in what you say. So in fact it is their own minds tricking them to put up a defensive wall because you are shining the light on their own weakness.
Bla Ambitions are given by god. And we all know how people feel about the unknown. What are you playing for? Man in his pomp will not remain; he is like the beasts that perish. To morph my life experiences into who I am today. People with an external locus of control think that everything happens by accident. Talk about your unsustainable lifestyle! Others are born into poverty so great their grand reason for existence is simply to survive. Laura Ambition, like just about anything in life, can have either a negative or positive connotation—it is truly all perspective.
Ambition is that fire inside of us, fueling us to fulfill a purposeful life and driving us to make and reach goals. That is all James T. For example, love is free and effectively status free, but without love we would be robots. Of course you set them up, Derek, leading a great majority of the comments to the dark, negative side! It could be that you interact with an enormous amount of people weekly and that got me to thinking. Its like walking into a Tea Party convention and telling your Tea Party friends that you have decide to become a progressive liberal. People who waste time comparing their own level of ambition with other people are just wasting their energy and time. But no one really gives me any grief about it.
Category B people are self aware, self centred, respectful of others, humble and generally nice people. Engaging in ambitious pursuits offers me my most blissful states of conciousness. Because I am female, I am expected to aspire to marriage. Impossible is not a fact. I have a low boredom threshold! I often work from 8 to 5, spend 5 to 9 with my family work again from 9 to midnight or 1 and them do it all again. I know that is the case for me.
And there are so many better ways of doing things. It has been massively distorted. For example, when I was first married, I spent quite a bit of time looking at real estate; I found a number of buildings I was totally in love with. Love him or hate him, he has definitely shined a light on the negativity of success. They place-holding so slippery niggas can't even kick it Y'all rambling, talking shit to these bitches You know you real you don't say it You know you real, we gon' feel it Ralph! Danny I have never really seen anyone have a problem with ambition, but plenty of people seem to have a problem with a lack of ambition in others. You have enough on your hands with your own life! Without it, there would be no advancement in any field of study, no personal accomplishment, and certainly no purposeful life to live.
At least, not in the sense most people think. Alicia Bostic I agree with Brian. But people who suffered alot in there life will know what is ambition. Ambitious sometimes gets confused with power hungry. Why then do you exalt yourselves above the assembly of the Lord? I think these people are secretly hoping that the dreams of their ambitious friends do not come to fruition. I can say that I always felt it was a huge value.
Steve Jobs was amazing and until people realized it he worked the night shift because he stunk. Or someone who wants to grow organic food in their backyard to eat healthy and provide for his family? I should be able to work as I feel fit. Ism Thanks for the email. Perhaps prompting them to do something else with their own lives or careers or, even, prompting them to remain in their comfortable predicament … by finding dangers, risks or selfishness on your part to prove their point. Would you take advantage of people and pay them less than living costs just to make another million? Having a selfish ambition makes you suffer from vanity and emptiness. Looking for the best sarcastic quotes? Also — if you know someone who may add an interesting perspective to this discussion, do me a favor and pass it a long to them. Nice car, big house, might make you popular, and then what? I think we can live a great life that is enhanced by ambition.