Water is the softest thing, yet it can penetrate mountains and earth. This shows clearly the principle of softness overcoming hardness.
— Lao Tzu
The man who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.
— William Faulkner mountaineer quote
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the mountains ahead to climb that wear you out; it's the pebble in your shoe.
— Muhammad Ali
You're off to Great Places!
Today is your day!
Your mountain is waiting,
So... get on your way!
— Dr. Seuss
Walk tall as the trees, live strong as the mountains, be gentle as the spring winds, keep the warmth of the summer sun in your heart, and the great spirit will always be with you.
— mountaineer quotation by American Indian Proverbs
Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting. So... get on your way.
Duty is heavy as a mountain but Death is lighter than a feather.
Leaders learn by leading, and they learn best by leading in the face of obstacles.
As weather shapes mountains, problems shape leaders.
You keep putting one foot in front of the other and then one day you look back and you've climbed a mountain.
It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.
Never measure the height of a mountain until you have reached the top. Then you will see how low it was.
Try and trust will move mountains.
Thousands of tired, never-shaken, over civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountain is going home, that wilderness is a necessity.
Climb the mountains and get their good tidings.
Climb mountains to see lowlands.
Great things are done when men and mountains meet. This is not done by jostling in the street.
It isn't the mountains ahead to climb that wear you down. It's the pebble in your shoe.
The heights charm us, but the steps do not;
with the mountain in our view we love to walk the plains.
Mountains cannot be surmounted except by winding paths.
You can't move mountains by whispering at them.
A wise man can see more from the bottom of a well than a fool can from a mountain top.
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May your trails be crooked, winding, lonesome, dangerous, leading to the most amazing view.
May your mountains rise into and above the clouds.
More look up and admire the stars. A champion climbs a mountain and grabs one.
Faith moves mountains, but you have to keep pushing while you are praying.
Adventure isn't hanging off a rope on the side of a mountain. Adventure is an attitude we must apply to the day to day obstacles of life.
How glorious a greeting the sun gives the mountains!
One may walk over the highest mountain one step at a time.
Better to master one mountain than a thousand foothills.
Because in the end, you won't remember the time you spent working in the office of mowing your lawn. Climb that goddamn mountain.
For every mountain there is a miracle.
Marry a mountain girl and you marry the whole mountain.
What is straight? A line can be straight, or a street, but the human heart, oh, no, it's curved like a road through mountains.
Did you know you had that much power? You can move mountains.
What are men to rocks and mountains?
Believe, if thou wilt, that mountains change their place, but believe not that man changes his nature.
When he took time to help the man up the mountain, lo, he scaled it himself.
When you help another up a mountain, you are a little nearer to the top yourself.
If I have someone who believes in me, I can move mountains.
Every time I have some moment on a seashore, or in the mountains, or sometimes in a quiet forest, I think this is why the environment has to be preserved.
Take it from a guy: If you're in love with somebody, you will swim the stream, you will climb the mountain, you will slay the dragon. You're going to get to her somehow, some way.
The man on top of the mountain didn't fall there.
He's the type who makes mountains out of molehills and then sells climbing equipment.
Enough shovels of earth -- a mountain. Enough pails of water -- a river.
There are many paths to the top of the mountain, but only one view.
It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves