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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:

"I feel that the greatest reward for doing is the opportunity to do more." -- Jonas Salk


Motivational climbing quote 2:

"It's not advisable to drink too much strong liquors while climbing in the Alps. If, however, you are going to fall over a cliff, it's advisable to be thoroughly intoxicated when you do so." -- Anonymous English alpinist.


Motivational climbing quote 3:

"The client is trying to kill you, the client is trying to kill himself and the client is trying to kill the rest of the clients." -- The 3 rules of mountain guiding.


Motivational climbing quote 4:

"Soar, eat ether, see what has never been seen; depart, be lost, but climb." -- Edna St. Vincent Millay (1892 - 1950)


Motivational climbing quote 5:

"Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting. So... get on your way." -- Theodor Seuss Geisel (Dr. Seuss)



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