Hiking In The Mountains Quotes

Hiking In The Mountains Quotes by John Ruskin, Joseph Joubert, Lionel Terray, John Muir, Edward Abbey, Tom Brown, Jr. and many others.

Mountains are the beginning and the end of all natural

Mountains are the beginning and the end of all natural scenery.
John Ruskin
The best remedy for a short temper is a long walk.
Joseph Joubert
On this proud and beautiful mountain we have lived hours of fraternal, warm and exalting nobility. Here for a few days we have ceased to be slaves and have really been men. It is hard to return to servitude.
Lionel Terray
Doubly happy, however, is the man to whom lofty mountain tops are within reach.
John Muir
In the American Southwest, I began a lifelong love affair with a pile of rock.
Edward Abbey
The place where you lose the trail is not necessarily the place where it ends.
Tom Brown, Jr.
My father considered a walk among the mountains as the equivalent of churchgoing.
Aldous Huxley
There’s no such thing as bad weather, just soft people.
Bill Bowerman
Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
T. S. Eliot
The experienced mountain climber is not intimidated by a mountain – he is inspired by it.
William Arthur Ward
Nobody climbs mountains for scientific reasons. Science is used to raise money for the expeditions, but you really climb for the hell of it.
Edmund Hillary
If you find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn’t lead anywhere.
Frank A. Clark
Everywhere is within walking distance if you have the time.
Steven Wright
Because in the end, you won’t remember the time you spent working in the office or mowing your lawn. Climb that goddamn mountain
Jack Kerouac
Climbing is, above all, a matter of integrity
Gaston Rebuffat
Only if you have been in the deepest valley, can you ever know how magnificent it is to be on the highest mountain.
Richard M. Nixon
Mountain hikes instilled in me a life-long urge to get to the top of any inviting summit or peak.
Paul D. Boyer

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