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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:

"Death comes to all but great achievements build a monument which shall endure until the sun grows cold." -- Georg Fabricius


Motivational climbing quote 2:

"Different kinds of climbers: Novice-- Someone (often dead) who should be kept off the mountains at all costs. Experienced climber-- Someone whose death was unavoidable. Alpine Club Member-- Someone who never dies but slowly fades away." (unknown)


Motivational climbing quote 3:

"Give me the ready hand rather than the ready tongue." -- Giuseppe Garibaldi


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:

"Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it." -- Henry David Thoreau (1817 - 1862)



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