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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:

"If we need rope ladders to ascend a peak, then we've climbed our ladders, not the mountain itself." -- Tod Skinner (about the Trango Tower in Karakoram)


Motivational climbing quote 2:

"Give me the ready hand rather than the ready tongue." -- Giuseppe Garibaldi


Motivational climbing quote 3:

"Gravity is a contributing factor in 73 percent of all accidents involving falling objects." -- Dave Barry, Humorist, 1998.


Motivational climbing quote 4:

"The mountains are calling and I must go." -- John Muir


Motivational climbing quote 5:

"You're either part of the solution or part of the problem." -- Eldridge Cleaver



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