„A man without ambition is like a bird without wings“

Forrás: https://quoteinvestigator.com/2015/10/14/wings/

Szerkesztette Martin Svoboda. Utolsó frissítés 2021. június 12.. Történelem
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katalán-spanyol festőművész 1904 - 1989

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„Without love, we are birds with broken wings.“

—  Mitch Albom, Tuesdays with Morrie

Forrás: Tuesdays with Morrie (1997)

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„Friendship is Love without wings.“

—  George Gordon Byron English poet and a leading figure in the Romantic movement 1788 - 1824

L'Amitié est l'Amour sans Ailes, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„T is just like a summer bird-cage in a garden,—the birds that are without despair to get in, and the birds that are within despair and are in a consumption for fear they shall never get out.“

—  John Webster, The White Devil

Act I, scene ii. Compare: "To public feasts, where meet a public rout,— Where they that are without would fain go in, And they that are within would fain go out", John Davies, Contention betwixt a Wife, etc.
The White Devil (1612)

John Steinbeck fénykép

„Time is the only critic without ambition.“

—  John Steinbeck American writer 1902 - 1968

On Critics
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Joseph Goebbels fénykép

„A nation without a religion - that is like a man without breath.“

—  Joseph Goebbels Nazi politician and Propaganda Minister 1897 - 1945

Volk ohne Religion, das ist so wie Mensch ohne Atem.
Michael: a German fate in diary notes (1926)

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Dejan Stojanovic fénykép

„Fly without wings; dream with open eyes.“

—  Dejan Stojanovic poet, writer, and businessman 1959

Muse II http://www.poemhunter.com/poem/muse-ii/
From the poems written in English

Dafydd ap Gwilym fénykép

„Welkin's wind, way unhindered,
Big blusterer passing by,
A harsh-voiced man of marvels,
World-bold, without foot or wing.“

—  Dafydd ap Gwilym Welsh poet 1320 - 1380

Yr wybrwynt helynt hylaw
Agwrdd drwst a gerdda draw,
Gŵr eres wyd garw ei sain,
Drud byd heb droed heb adain.
"Y Gwynt" (The Wind), line 1; translation by Joseph P. Clancy, from Gwyn Jones (ed.) The Oxford Book of Welsh Verse in English (Oxford: OUP, 1977) p. 38.
Eredeti: (cy) Yr wybrwynt helynt hylaw<br/>Agwrdd drwst a gerdda draw,<br/>Gŵr eres wyd garw ei sain,<br/>Drud byd heb droed heb adain.

Ralph Waldo Emerson fénykép

„Without Ambition, No Conquests Are Made, No Lands Discovered, No Businesses Created Ambition Is the Root of All Achievement.“

—  James A. Champy American businessman 1942

James Champy, ‎Nitin Nohria (2001), The Arc of Ambition: Defining the Leadership Journey. p. 1

Pat Paulsen fénykép

„Left-wing or right-wing. No, I'm not either. I'm kind of middle-of-the-bird.“

—  Pat Paulsen United States Marine 1927 - 1997

Responding to audience question, "Are you left-wing or right-wing?"
Unidentified press conference, 1968
Featured in Pat Paulsen for President (1968), part 3 of 6 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LdjY3TXYJkw&feature=relmfu, 02:49 ff (20:49 ff in full program)

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