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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 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:

"To struggle and battle and overcome and absolutely defeat every force designed against us is the only way to achieve." -- Nannie Burroughs

Motivational climbing quote 2:

"You only lose energy when life becomes dull in your mind. Your mind gets bored and therefore tired of doing nothing. Get interested in something! Get absolutely enthralled in something! Get out of yourself! Be somebody! Do something. The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have." -- Norman Vincent Peale

Motivational climbing quote 3:

“Anticipation, I suppose, sometimes exceeds realization.” -- Amelia Earhart

Motivational climbing quote 4:

"Chance is a word void of sense, nothing can exist without a cause" -- Voltaire

Motivational climbing quote 5:

"We must use time wisely and forever realize that the time is always ripe to do right." -- Nelson Mendela

(Refresh for more random climbing related quotes or submit your own on the quotes and jokes forum!)