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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:

"In order that people may be happy in their work, these three things are needed: They must be fit for it. They must not do too much of it. And they must have a sense of success in it." -- John Ruskin (1819 - 1900), Pre-Raphaelitism, 1850


Motivational climbing quote 2:

"One of the symptoms of an approaching nervous breakdown is the belief that one's work is terribly important." -- Bertrand Russell


Motivational climbing quote 3:

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


Motivational climbing quote 4:

"Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far they can go." -- T. S. Eliot.


Motivational climbing quote 5:

"We shall not cease from exploration... And the end of all our exploring... Will be to arrive where we started... And know the place for the first time." -- T. S. Elliot



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