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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:

"ac·ro·pho·bi·a / al·to·phobia / bat·o·phobia =The fear of high places" -- Dictionary


Motivational climbing quote 2:

"Carpe diem, quam minimum credula postero." -- Horace (65-8 BC)


Motivational climbing quote 3:

"Security is mostly a superstition. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run that outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing." -- Helen Keller.


Motivational climbing quote 4:

"I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately. To front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived." -- Henry David Thoreau.


Motivational climbing quote 5:

"There's no secret about success. Did you ever know a successful man who didn't tell you about it?" -- Kin Hubbard (1868 - 1930)



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