Ambition: The Rhinoceros of the Soul

Ambition is my Achilles heel—a character weakness in my animal-like nature that drives me off course.

Ambition is the fly in the ointment of my spirituality—an ever-present annoyance that buzzes around my brain, convincing me to go off course in pursuit of another vain pursuit.

Ambition drives me to obsess the future, take big steps instead of small ones (I can manage), and spin out in bouts of panic about my purpose.

Yet, ambition is also my soul’s fuel to move me from complacency to commitment.

When directed into positive pursuits, this force can propel me past my most formidable fears and further down my purposeful path. READ ENTIRE POST…

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