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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:

"Let us not be content to wait and see what will happen, but give us the determination to make the right things happen." -- Peter Marshall


Motivational climbing quote 2:

"Thou hast a voice, great Mountain, to repeal. Large codes of fraud and woe; not understood by all, but which the wise, and great, and good interpret, or make felt, or deeply feel." -- Percy Bysshe Shelley 1792-1822, British Poet


Motivational climbing quote 3:

"We will stomp to the summit with the wind in our teeth." -- George Mallory


Motivational climbing quote 4:

"Never do things others can do and will do, if there are things others cannot do or will not do." -- Amelia Earhart


Motivational climbing quote 5:

"Failure is not the only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others." -- Jules Renard (1864 - 1910)



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