Mountains Quotes

He who climbs upon the highest mountains laughs at all tragedies, real or imaginary.

Friedrich Nietzsche

There are many paths to the top of the mountain, but the view is always the same.

Chinese Proverbs

Society speaks and all men listen, mountains speak and wise men listen.

John Muir

Faith will move mountains.

Proverb

Mountains are earth's undecaying monuments.

Nathaniel Hawthorne

May your trails be crooked, winding, lonesome, dangerous, leading to the most amazing view. May your mountains rise into and above the clouds.

Edward Abbey

Mountains cannot be surmounted except by winding paths.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.

Edmund Hillary

Great things are done when men and mountains meet

William Blake

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

Doubt makes the mountain which faith can move.

Proverb

A friend who is far away is sometimes much nearer than one who is at hand. Is not the mountain far more awe-inspiring and more clearly visible to one passing through the valley than to those who inhabit the mountain?

Kahlil Gibran

A mountain is composed of tiny grains of earth. The ocean is made up of tiny drops of water. Even so, life is but an endless series of little details, actions, speeches, and thoughts. And the consequences whether good or bad of even the least of them are far-reaching.

Sivananda

Sometimes we look for those thunderous things to happen in our life for our lives to change or go in the other direction. We seek the miracle. We seek the parting of the seas, the moving of the mountains. But no, it's a quiet thing. At least for me it was.

Ben Vereen

To those men who are born for mountains, the struggle can never end, until their lives end. To them it holds the very quintessence of living - the fiery core, after the lesser parts have been burned away.

Elizabeth Knowlton

Mountains appear more lofty the nearer they are approached, but great men resemble them not in this particular.

Lady Marguerite Blessington

Down below the broad, roaring waves of the sea break against the deep foundation of the rock. But high above the mountain, the sea, and the peaks of rock the eternal ornamentation blooms silently from the dark depths of the universe.

Rudolf Otto

Great men are rarely isolated mountain peaks; they are the summits of ranges.

Thomas W. Higginson

Faith moves mountains, but you have to keep pushing while you are praying.

Mason Cooley

Energy, like the biblical grain of the mustard-seed, will remove mountains.

Hosea Ballou

Although mountains may guide migrations, the plains are the regions where people dwell in greatest numbers.

Ellsworth Huntington

Our task, regarding creativity, is to help children climb their own mountains, as high as possible. No one can do more.

Loris Malaguzzi

Sorrows gather around great souls as storms do around mountains; but, like them, they break the storm and purify the air of the plain beneath them.

Jean Paul

I have climbed highest mountains,I have run through the field,only to be with you.I have run,I have crawled,I have scaled these city walls,only to be with you.But I still haven't found what I'm looking for

Paul David Hewson

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Updated On : November 26, 2013
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