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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:

"For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled." -- Richard Feynman (1918 - 1988)


Motivational climbing quote 2:

"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 3:

"Courage is grace under pressure." -- Ernest Hemingway (1898-1961).


Motivational climbing quote 4:

"Don't fall now or we'll both go." -- attributed to Layton Kor to numerous of his partners.


Motivational climbing quote 5:

"There is only one success - to be able to spend your life in your own way." -- Christopher Morley (1890 - 1957)



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