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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:

"Today's climber...carries his courage in his rucksack...Faith in equipment has replaced faith in oneself. " -- Reinhold Messner


Motivational climbing quote 2:

"Learn the art of patience. Apply discipline to your thoughts when they become anxious over the outcome of a goal. Impatience breeds anxiety, fear, discouragement and failure. Patience creates confidence, decisiveness, and a rational outlook, which eventually leads to success." -- Brian Adams


Motivational climbing quote 3:

"Nobody trips over mountains. It is the small pebble that causes you to stumble. Pass all the pebbles in your path and you will find you have crossed the mountain." -- Unknown


Motivational climbing quote 4:

"Every perfect traveller always creates the country where he travels." --Nikos Kazantzakis


Motivational climbing quote 5:

"Nothing changes your opinion of a friend so surely as success - yours or his." -- Franklin P. Jones, Saturday Evening Post, November 29, 1953



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