Quotes of Climber

“ Enthusiasm is the great hill-climber. ”

- Elbert Hubbard

“ I think climbing is less a sport and more a hobby, and as such, I think everybody's a beginning climber. ”

- Alex Lowe

“ Climbing, when I first started 20, 25 years ago, was a much smaller community. And I think climbers were seen to be sort of iconoclastics of the social misfits, so we all tended to coalesce a little more, maybe, than climbers do today. ”

- Alex Lowe

“ Life has no smooth road for any of us; and in the bracing atmosphere of a high aim the very roughness stimulates the climber to steadier steps 'til the legend, "over steep ways to the stars," fulfills self. ”

- William C. Doane

“ I do it because it's fun. I'm not a great mountain climber but things like that excite me. I think a lot of people are going to think that stuff is special effects, but it's not. I'm on the mountain. Throughout the fight scenes, when things come dangerously close, that's all real. ”

- Tom Cruise
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