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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:

"I met a lot of people in Europe. I even encountered myself." --James Baldwin


Motivational climbing quote 2:

"Those who stand for nothing fall for anything." -- Alexander Hamilton


Motivational climbing quote 3:

"This centre of heaven, This core of earth, This heart of the world. Fenced round with snow. The headland of all rivers, Where the mountains are high and The land is pure." -- Tibetan poem, 8-9th century


Motivational climbing quote 4:

"Enjoy every minute. There's plenty of time to be dead" -- (unknown)


Motivational climbing quote 5:

"If I have seen farther than others, it is because I was standing on the shoulders of giants." -- Sir Isaac Newton



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