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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:

"Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing." -- Abraham Lincoln


Motivational climbing quote 2:

"What we get from this is adventure and just sheer joy. And joy is, after all, the end of life." -- George Leigh Mallory, Climbing Everest: A history.


Motivational climbing quote 3:

"The journey is the reward." --Tao saying


Motivational climbing quote 4:

"Like dogs in a wheel, birds in a cage, or squirrels in a chain, ambitious men still climb and climb, with great labor, and incessant anxiety, but never reach the top." -- Robert Burton (1577 - 1640)


Motivational climbing quote 5:

"The traveler sees what he sees, the tourist sees what he has come to see." --Gilbert K. Chesterton



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