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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:

"Preparation, I have often said, is rightly two-thirds of any venture." -- Amelia Earhart


Motivational climbing quote 2:

"Greatness lies not in being strong, but in the right use of strength." -- Henry Ward Beecher


Motivational climbing quote 3:

"There are only 3 real sports: bull-fighting, car racing and mountain climbing. All the others are mere games." -- Hemingway.


Motivational climbing quote 4:

"On the mountains of truth you can never climb in vain: either you will reach a point higher up today, or you will be training your powers so that you will be able to climb higher tomorrow." -- Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900).


Motivational climbing quote 5:

"Never forget that only dead fish swim with the stream" -- Malcolm Muggeridge



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