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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:

"Any idiot can face a crisis; it is this day-to-day living that wears you out." -- Anton Chekhov


Motivational climbing quote 2:

"Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature's peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy, while cares will drop away from you like the leaves of Autumn." -- John Muir (1838 - 1914)


Motivational climbing quote 3:

"You know the difference between trauma and 'no big deal' ? Trauma is when it happens to me. 'No big deal' is when it happens to you... This roof is 'no big deal' !" -- William Wright.


Motivational climbing quote 4:

"If your success is not on your own terms, if it looks good to the world but does not feel good in your heart, it is not success at all." -- Anna Quindlen


Motivational climbing quote 5:

"Life is like a ten speed bike. Most of us have gears we never use." -- Charles Schultz



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