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Quotes

Wise words for hard moments...

Sometimes you have no clue how to continue, whether on a steep mountain, in your armchair or behind your desk. 


But the 7summits.com quotes come to the rescue! We have collected a bunch of motivating, humorous and serious qoutes from famous and not so famous people.

Most of them relate to mountaineering in one way or another although even we don't always see the connection :-)




Motivational climbing quote 1:

"One can't take a breath large enough to last a lifetime ; one can't eat a meal big enough so that one never needs to eat again. Similarly, I don't think any climb can make you content never to climb again." -- Woodrow Wilson Sayre


Motivational climbing quote 2:

"The difference between a mountain and a molehill is your perspective." -- Al Neuharth.


Motivational climbing quote 3:

"Eighty percent of success is showing up." -- Woody Allen


Motivational climbing quote 4:

"Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature's peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy, while cares will drop away from you like the leaves of Autumn." -- John Muir


Motivational climbing quote 5:

"A wise man can see more from the bottom of a well than a fool can from a mountain top." (unknown)



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