Motivational climbing quote 1:
"The world is a better place to live in because it contains human beings who will give up ease and security in order to do what they themselves think worth doing. They do the useless, brave, noble, divinely foolish, and the very wisest things that are done by Man. And what they prove to themselves and to others is that Man is no mere creature of his habits, no automaton in his routine, but that in the dust of which he is made there is also fire, lighted now and then by great winds from the sky." -- Walter Lippmann, journalist.
Motivational climbing quote 2:
"The world tolerates conceit from those who are successful, but not from anybody else." -- John Blake
Motivational climbing quote 3:
"One does not climb to attain enlightenment, rather one climbs because he is enlightened." -- Zen Master Futomaki.
Motivational climbing quote 4:
"There are many paths to the top of the mountain, but only one view." -- Harry Millner
Motivational climbing quote 5:
"If I wished to see a mountain or other scenery under the most favorable auspices, I would go to it in foul weather, so as to be there when it cleared up; we are then in the most suitable mood, and nature is most fresh and inspiring." -- Thoreau
for more random climbing related quotes or submit your own on the quotes and jokes forum!)