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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:

"Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up." -- Thomas A. Edison (1847 - 1931)


Motivational climbing quote 2:

"To follow, without halt, one aim: There's the secret of success." -- Anna Pavlova (1885 - 1931)


Motivational climbing quote 3:

"We must believe in luck. For how else can we explain the success of those we don't like?" -- Jean Cocteau (1889 - 1963)


Motivational climbing quote 4:

"The tragedy of life doesn't lie in not reaching your goal. The tragedy lies in having no goal to reach." -- Benjamin Mays


Motivational climbing quote 5:

"Mountains are not fair or unfair, they are just dangerous." -- Reinhold Messner.



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