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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 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:

"Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time; it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable." -- Sydney J. Harris

Motivational climbing quote 2:

"If I had a formula for bypassing trouble, I wouldn't pass it around. Wouldn't be doing anybody a favor. Trouble creates a capacity to handle it. I don't say embrace trouble. That's as bad as treating it as an enemy. But I do say, meet it as a friend, for you'll see a lot of it and had better be on speaking terms with it." -- Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.

Motivational climbing quote 3:

"Of course there is no formula for success except perhaps an unconditional acceptance of life and what it brings." -- Arthur Rubinstein (1886 - 1982)

Motivational climbing quote 4:

"They say you can't do it, but sometimes it doesn't always work." -- Casey Stengel.

Motivational climbing quote 5:

"Adversity cause some men to break; others to break records." -- William A. Ward

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