Motivational climbing quote 1:
"It is easy to go down into Hell; night and day, the gates of dark Death stand wide; but to climb back again, to retrace one's steps to the upper air - there's the rub, the task." -- Virgil (70 BC - 19 BC), Aeneid
Motivational climbing quote 2:
"There are only two ways to live your life. One as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle." -- Albert Einstein
Motivational climbing quote 3:
"In climbing you are always faced with new problems in which you must perform using intuitive movements, and then later analyze them to figure out why they work, and then learn from them." -- Wolfgang Gullich.
Motivational climbing quote 4:
"If you're ever killed mountain climbing, then all that you've worked for is gone" -- Jim Whittaker.
Motivational climbing quote 5:
"Live each day as you would climb a mountain. An occasional glance towards the summit puts the goal in mind. Many beautiful scenes can be observed from each new vantage point. Climb steadily, slowly, enjoy each passing moment; and the view from the summit will serve as a fitting climax to the journey." -- Joe Porcino
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