Mountains Quotes

Beyond the mountains there are mountains again.

Haitian Proverb

Mountains are the beginning and the end of all natural scenery.

John Ruskin

Autumn burned brightly, a running flame through the mountains, a torch flung to the trees.

Faith Baldwin

The mountains were his masters. They rimmed in life. They were the cup of reality, beyond growth, beyond struggle and death. They were his absolute unity in the midst of eternal change.

THOMAS WOLFE

As long as you have the blessing of your parents it does not matter even if you live in the mountains.

Greek proverb

Mountains interposed Make enemies of nations, who had else Like kindred drops been mingled into one.

William Cowper

You can never conquer the mountain. You can only conquer yourself.

James Whittaker

The heights charm us, but the steps do not; with the mountain in our view we love to walk the plains.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Never measure the height of a mountain until you have reached the top. Then you will see how low it was.

Dag Hammarskjold

Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting. So... get on your way.

Dr. Seuss

Marry a mountain girl and you marry the whole mountain.

Irish Sayings

The way up to the top of the mountain is always longer than you think. Dont fool yourself, the moment will arrive when what seemed so near is still very far.

Paulo Coelho

The higher you climb on the mountain, the harder the wind blows.

Sam Cummings

In a flat country a hillock thinks itself a mountain.

Turkish Proverb

Winners take time to relish their work, knowing that scaling the mountain is what makes the view from the top so exhilarating.

Denis Waitley

You cannot see the mountain near.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

No matter how sophisticated you may be, a large granite mountain cannot be denied - it speaks in silence to the very core of your being.

Ansel Adams

Any coward can sit at home and criticize a pilot for flying into a mountain in a fog. But I would rather by far die on a mountainside than in bed.

Charles Lindbergh

When you heard that a mountain was moved, believe it; but when you hear that someone changed his character do not believe it.

Arabian Proverb

To live for some future goal is shallow. It's the sides of the mountain that sustain life, not the top.

Robert M. Pirsig

Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature's peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy, while cares will drop off like autumn leaves.

John Muir

Any road followed precisely to its end leads precisely nowhere. Climb the mountain just a little bit to test it's a mountain. From the top of the mountain, you cannot see the mountain.

Frank Herbert

Creative people who can't help but explore other mental territories are at greater risk, just as someone who climbs a mountain is more at risk than someone who just walks along a village lane.

R. D. Laing

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

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Updated On : December 26, 2013
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