Ambition is the germ from which all growth of nobleness proceeds.
Thomas Dunn English (1818 - 1902)
Contributed by: Zaady
Oh! don't you remember sweet Alice, Ben Bolt, Sweet Alice, whose hair was so brown, Who wept with delight when you gave her a smile, And trembled with fear at your frown?
Source: Ben Bolt, a popular song during the Civil War
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