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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:

"Everything should be as simple as possible, but not simpler" -- Albert Einstein


Motivational climbing quote 2:

"Innately, children seem to have little true realistic anxiety. They will run along the brink of water, climb on the window sill, play with sharp objects and with fire, in short, do everything that is bound to damage them and to worry those in charge of them, that is wholly the result of education; for they cannot be allowed to make the instructive experiences themselves." -- Sigmund Freud (1856 - 1939)


Motivational climbing quote 3:

"The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious." -- Albert Einstein.


Motivational climbing quote 4:

"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 5:

"No one remembers who climbed Mount Everest the second time." -- Na Nook.



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