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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:

"The best training was to go to the pub, drink 5 quarts of beer, and talk about climbing." -- Ron Fawcett.


Motivational climbing quote 2:

"Summits in the Alps go through 3 steps: 1: impossible ! 2: the hardest climb of the Alps 3: a lady's walk" -- George Leigh Mallory.


Motivational climbing quote 3:

"You put up with the grind of work or school as long as you can or is required. But then, one day, the phone rings one too many times, or the line at the gas pumps seems unending. The air smells bad. The food foul. 'Enough of this' you cry. You grab your ice tools and are gone." -- Duane Raleigh.


Motivational climbing quote 4:

"Talkers are no good doers." -- William Shakespeare, Henry VI.


Motivational climbing quote 5:

"The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones." -- Confucius



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