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    Ambition to me is a desire to achieve goals or succeed it is in the dedication, motivation and time. Is to do whatever it takes to be successful even though it could be difficult at times ambition, in other words, is the motive force needed to push all of us to work towards to set our goals. Though the word ambition would have different definition there is good ambition and there is the ambition that can express in an evil manner that can transform a person to do an inhuman thing. For example,

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    Ambition is frequently seen as desirable - it provides purpose, motivation to work hard, and a goal to strive towards. Yet it also has a dangerous side, when it becomes too great and out of control. Although ambition is often positive, an excess of it can have detrimental effects. This unrestrained ambition is predominant in the tragedy Macbeth. In this play, Shakespeare employs the use of hallucination, blood, and prophecy motifs to emphasize the theme of ambition, which, when goes unchecked by

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    Ambition means an earnest desire for some type of achievement or distinction, as power, honor, fame, or wealth; and the willingness to strive for its achievement (dictionary.com). Throughout history there have been many examples of ambition. There have been ambitions people all the way in since the beginning of time. An example of ambition is Adolph Hitler; he had such a strong desire for the perfect race he was not going to let anyone get in the way of it. Another example would be Walt Disney and

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    Role of Ambition in Macbeth

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    The play Macbeth written by William Shakespeare is based upon old Scotland and this is used as the general time frame. During this time, Monarchy still existed and Scotland is in war with Whales. There are many emotions that arise throughout the play, but the most important of all is ambition. “Ambition is the desire for personal achievement. Ambitious persons seek to be the best at what they choose to do for attainment, power, or superiority” (“Ambition”). The motif of ambition in the play is that

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    The Tragedy of Macbeth is a tragedy play written by William Shakespeare in the early 1600’s. Being set almost entirely in Scotland, the play is written to dramatize the physical and psychological effects of ambition and power. Shakespeare wrote this play during the reign of King James I, who was at the time King James VI of Scotland before succeeding to the English Throne in 1603. Shakespeare paid homage to King James’ Scottish Lineage, as well as the witch’s prophecy that Banquo would found a line

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    Ambition Beats Character A tale of how one's need for power can lead you to death, evil, and destruction. Macbeth, a play written by William Shakespear, was a tragic tale of how ones ambition can lead tro deayth and evil.In the beginning macbeth was driven by good and had a good charcater, but his ambition to be king turned him evil. He did many things macbeth wouldn't normally do. Their character was decided by the good or evil actions it took to achieve their goal. Throughout the story of macbeth

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    character’s ambition goes unchecked by moral constraints, unfortunate consequences such as the suffering of others are inevitable, rendering him a tragic hero. One’s ambition is ever-changing and therefore extremely volatile; it can be dramatically influenced by both internal and external sources. Although ambition is usually considered to be an admirable trait, it is able to catalyze both positive or negative acts. In William Shakespeare’s tragic play Macbeth, the protagonist, Macbeth, is portrayed

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    Ambition is a personal desire and determination to achieve success, although it cannot always be viewed as positive. In Macbeth, by William Shakespeare, the danger of power and unchecked ambition proves to be tragic. Macbeth is surrounded by many influences and challenges and continually fails to take the correct approach. All of Macbeth's struggles are inflicted by his biggest weakness which are his temptations. His temptations become tragic due to their power to overtake morals and values to fulfill

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    Shakespeare wrote Macbeth in 1606 when Great Britain was under the control of King James I. James’ ascension to the throne was poorly received by the public and the plays Shakespeare wrote during this time were darker, reflecting the feelings of the people. The play starts somewhere that is simply described as “a desert place” where three witches are meeting and discussing the fate of Macbeth. In the next few scenes they meet Macbeth and Banquo and start something that ends in many deaths. They tell

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    still know his words, from ‘to be or not to be’ to ‘wherefore art thou Romeo,’ but his influence goes way beyond quotable phrases. Macbeth was written by Shakespeare in the early 1600’s, one of the greatest tragedies ever written. As Shakespeare’s most popular play, Macbeth tells the tale of a man driven by greed and deceit, his work has stood the test of time. Macbeth is deceived by three witches who predict he will be king. Spurred on by his adoring and ambitious wife, he schemes and sets about

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