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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:

"If you fall, stand tall, and come back for more." -- 2Pac.


Motivational climbing quote 2:

"What you do speaks so loud that I cannot hear what you say." -- Ralph Waldo Emerson


Motivational climbing quote 3:

"Ay, to the proof; as mountains are for winds, That shake not, thought they blow perpetually." -- William Shakespeare, Taming of the Shrew, Act II, Scene I.


Motivational climbing quote 4:

"The greatness comes not when things go always good for you. But the greatness comes when you're really tested, when you take some knocks, some disappointments, when sadness comes. Because only if you've been in the deepest valley can you ever know how magnificent it is to be on the highest mountain." Richard M. Nixon (1913 - 1994)


Motivational climbing quote 5:

"Profanity is about the best pro you'll get until the crack starts to narrow. Include doubles of profanity in the #6 to #8 range on your rack for this lead." -- Bruce Bindner.



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