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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:

"Don't fall now or we'll both go." -- attributed to Layton Kor to numerous of his partners.


Motivational climbing quote 2:

"We stand on a mountain pass in the midst of a whirling snow and blinding mist, through which we get glimpses now and then of paths which may be deceptive. If we stand still we shall be frozen to death. If we take the wrong road we shall be dashed to pieces. We do not certainly know whether there is any right one. What must we do ? Be strong and of good courage. Act for the best, hope for the best, and take what comes... If death ends all, we cannot meet death better." -- James Fitz.


Motivational climbing quote 3:

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


Motivational climbing quote 4:

"Everything should be as simple as possible, but not simpler" -- Albert Einstein


Motivational climbing quote 5:

"If you do spell check on Denali, you come up with denial..." (unknown)



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