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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:

"Chance is always powerful. Let your hook be always cast; in the pool where you least expect it, there will be a fish. -- Ovid (BC 43-18 AD, Roman Poet)


Motivational climbing quote 2:

"A man can stand anything except a succession of ordinary days." -- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)


Motivational climbing quote 3:

"Traveler's will cross many rivers and climb many mountains. Plainsmen may always live within a valley. But only those seeking truth will ever reach the summit." -- Anan, 11th century Indian saying.


Motivational climbing quote 4:

"The client is trying to kill you, the client is trying to kill himself and the client is trying to kill the rest of the clients." -- The 3 rules of mountain guiding.


Motivational climbing quote 5:

"...decide...whether or not the goal is worth the risks involved. If it is, stop worrying...." -- Amelia Earhart



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