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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:

"La lutte elle-même vers les sommets suffit à remplir un coeur d'homme. Il faut imaginer Sisyphe heureux." -- Albert Camus.


Motivational climbing quote 2:

"Gravity is a contributing factor in 73 percent of all accidents involving falling objects." -- Dave Barry, Humorist, 1998.


Motivational climbing quote 3:

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


Motivational climbing quote 4:

"Part of the secret of success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside." -- Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)


Motivational climbing quote 5:

"The world is divided into people who do things and people who get the credit. Try, if you can, to belong to the first class. There's far less competition." -- Dwight Whitney Morrow



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