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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:

"And how should a man who has lived in towns and schools know anything about the wonders of the woods? -- James Fennimore Cooper


Motivational climbing quote 2:

"Some of the world's greatest feats were accomplished by people not smart enough to know they were impossible." -- Doug Lawson.


Motivational climbing quote 3:

"The events of the past day have proven to me that I am wholly alive, and that no matter what transpires from here on in, I have truly lived." -- Anonymous climber.


Motivational climbing quote 4:

"Experience is a good teacher, but she sends in terrific bills..." -- Minna Antrim


Motivational climbing quote 5:

"There is genius in persistence. It conquers all opposers. It gives confidence. It annihilates obstacles. Everybody believes in a determined man. People know that when he undertakes a thing, the battle is half won, for his rule is to accomplish whatever he sets out to do." -- Orison Swett Marden (1850-1924, American Author, Founder of Success Magazine)



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