Know Your White History: A Few Great, Often Forgotten White Moments

“Ambition” means the systematic pursuit of achievement and of constant improvement in respect to one’s goal. Like the word “selfishness,” and for the same reasons, the word “ambition” has been perverted to mean only the pursuit of dubious or evil goals, such as the pursuit of power; this left no concept to designate the pursuit […]

Ayn Rand on Ambition — THE ARTFUL DILETTANTE