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leigh goodwin

Rev. L .Goodwin

“To be ambitious of true honour and of the real glory and perfection of our nature is the very principle and incentive of virtue; but to be ambitious of titles, place, ceremonial respects, and pageantry, is as vain and little as the things are which We court” – Sir Philip Sidney

“The kind of successor I may get may depend a great deal on the kind of predecessor I’ve been and how I’ve related to my own predecessor. To reject the past and ignore the future . . . is both selfish and foolish” – Warren W Wiersbe

“The slave has but one master, the ambitious man has as many as there are persons whose aid may contribute to the advancement of his fortunes” – Jean de la Bruyere

“We all want to be great, but we don’t want folks to know we Want to be great” – Phil Lineberger

“Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great” – Mark Twain



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