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- Liebe, die gelingt: und den Alltag besteht (German Edition).
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The difference between climbers and normal workers is that climbers are glad of the Mondays, so they can rest. While climbing with a guy who had a really old an worn-looking rope, I asked him how often he changed it. Switzerland is not that great: I climb much harder in my posts than I do in real life. A man who wants to seduce a woman must climb over mountains, a girl who wants to seduce a man only needs to go through a wall of paper.
I n Ukraine, we have enough climbers without fingers and toes — the only problem is to change bootsize. Never noticed a female monkey not climbing as well as a male, have you? Don Whillans on being asked it if was possible for a woman to be a better rock climber than a man.
- Canto di Natale (Italian Edition).
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John Wayne never wore Lycra. Ron Kauk about why he climbs in Blue-Jeans. Free soloing can be deadly, even if it looks great in the photos. From a Climbing Editorial. Bouldering is like masturbation: I suggest going out to the nearest pub and getting completely, and utterly, wasted.
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Make sure you smoke at least 1 pack of unfiltered Camel's. Get the full ashtray, pour a drink in it and then pour the mixture into a water bottle. When you get home ideally around 3: Put on your best goretex and thermal layer. Run until your heart threatens to explode. Your dehydration caused by the alcohol should adequately simulate what you may experience at higher altitudes.
Your lung capacity should be sufficiently impaired by the smokes to simulate a oxygen poor environment. The freezer episode should adequately replicate a bivy. Oh — once your finished your workout, go to work to replicate the long walk out. Greg Hamilton suggesting an altitude training methodology. A woman's place is on top. T-shirt from first American woman's ascent of Annapurna. There are old climbers, there are bold climbers, but there are no old bold climbers!
The true object, as always, is not simply to get up things and check them off in our guidebook — it is to challenge ourselves. Many climbers become writers because of the misconceptions about climbing. I like climbing for pleasure but wouldn't like to do it for money. Same thing than for sex. As far as I'm concerned, if someone eliminates the mental part of climbing, then we might as well all go play miniature golf. No, she's the leader of our climb. No one is completely useless — They can always serve as a bad example.
He gets a free ride after 10 rescues A chopper pilot about Laurent Smagghe, who had the speed record of Mt Blanc but also the record of being rescued most times. During the qualifying round I heard the contestant ahead of me introduced: The contestant after me: After all, maybe sticking to a diet is easier than climbing Big Walls. How can you tell Santa is a climbing bum?
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He's got a beard, always wears the same clothes, and only works one day a year. I climb as hard as anyone on earth. I just do it on easier routes. Screwing is more enjoyable than drilling bolt holes! I live not in myself, but I becom Portion of that around me: I soon learned that Everest wasn't a private affair. It belonged to many men. The deepest sea has a bottom, the highest mountain has a summit.
I can't understand why men make all this fuss about Everest — it's only a mountain. Junko Tabei, first woman to climb Everest. Pissing through 6 inches of clothes with a 3 inch penis! I believe that the ascent of mountains forms an essential chapter in the complete duty of man, and that it is wrong to leave any district without setting foot on its highest peak.
Within a month of intense life in the mountains is going through so much, what used to be a period of several years; This is a occupancy for people greedy for life - human life is not enough. If adventure has a final and all-embracing motive, it is surely this: When man ceases to do these things, he is no longer man. Climbing is one of the few sports in which the arena the cliffs, the mountains and their specific routes acquire a notoriety that outpopulates, outshines and outlives the actual athletes.
The mountains have rules. A mountain is not like men. A mountain is sincere. The weapons to conquer it exist inside you, inside your soul. Been there, done that. Ever since a small boy, I have loved just to look at the mountains, to see them in different lights and from different angles, to feel their rough rock under my fingers and the breath of the winds against my feet I am in love with the mountains. You climb to reach the summit, but once there, discover that all roads lead down. Stanislaw Lem , The Cyberiad. It is a crest of granite California Geological Survey report about Half Dome, He who climbs upon the highest mountains laughs at all tragedies, real or imaginary.
I was never comfortable with the risk of climbing in the Himalayas, or the amount of time in idleness that is involved in the Everest expedition. I thought climbing the Devil's Thumb would fix all that was wrong with my life. In the end, of course, it changed almost nothing. But I came to appreciate that mountains make poor receptacles for dreams. Jon Krakauer, Into the Wild. Mountains are the beginning and the end of all natural scenery.
John Ruskin , British art critic and writer. The first question which you will ask and which I must try to answer is this; What is the use of climbing Mount Everest? There is not the slightest prospect of any gain whatsoever. You never climb the same mountain twice, not even in memory. Memory rebuilds the mountain, changes the weather, retells the jokes, remakes all the moves.
Mountains teach that not everything in this world can be rationally explained. To those who have struggled with them, the mountains reveal beauties that they will not disclose to those who make no effort. That is the reward the mountains give to effort. And it is because they have so much to give and give it so lavishly to those who will wrestle with them that men love the mountains and go back to them again and again. The mountains reserve their choice gifts for those who stand upon their summits. In the mountains there are only two grades: You can either do it, or you can't.
The mountains are exceptional places for, as the natural environment is concerned, they are the concentration of the wildest possible variety of all natural phenomena and forms. They are somehow a concentration of the truth of nature or even I'd say its essence. I send my warmest congratulations to you and to the other members of the Italian team, who have achieved such a splendid mountaineering feat on Mt McKinley. President Kennedy to Riccardo Cassin in For us the mountains had been a natural field of activity where, playing on the frontiers of life and death, we had found the freedom for which we were blindly groping and which was as necessary to us as bread.
Mountains are not fair or unfair, they are just dangerous. 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. Nobody trips over mountains. It is the small pebble that causes you to stumble. Pass all the pebbles in your path and you will find you have crossed the mountain. Mountains were once my big adventure but is is over since a long time; I still dream from the wonderful days sometimes, read also a few pages from a mountain book.
But the thought of doing again active mountain climbing has faded. A man does not climb a mountain without bringing some of it away with him and leaving something of himself upon it. Doubly happy, however, is the man to whom lofty mountain tops are within reach. The mountain is nothing without people on it. Often you part expedition exasperated, but a year or two later you go back with the same partners knowing there's potential in this human relationship. Never measure the height of a mountain until you reach the top.
Then you will see how low it was. The mountains have done the spiritual side of me more good religiously, as well as in my body physically, than anything else in the world. No one knows who and what God is until he has seen some real mountaineering and climbing in the Alps. Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature's peace will flow into you as the sunshine flows into trees.
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The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms teir energy, while cares will drop off like autumn leaves. John Muir about Yosemite. Near the foot of the mountain we visited a yogi who dwelled in a hollow tunneled beneath a boulder. He pondered our notion of climbing Shivling and said: An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered. If there is such a thing as spiritual materialism, it is displayed in the urge to possess the mountains rather than to unravel and accept their mysteries. For me an adventure is somethin that I can take an active part in but that I don't have total control over.
I think anything that you put your life's energy into becomes part of your identity. It would be difficult for the Rolling Stones to not play rock and roll anymore, because that's their image of themselves. When you've convinced everybody that that's who you are, that's who you are. T here is no such thing as bad weather, only inappropriate clothing. The most beautiful experiences I've had climbing are when everything is simplified. Free soloing is the simplest thing, until you learn to fly or to walk on air - which I feel is all possible.
When I climb, concentration must pe present.
With it, there is familiarity and sometimes possibility to look deep down into your soul. Because there, there are no more lies. There is only truth. Identifying and overcoming natural fear is one of the pleasing struggles intrinsic to climbing. What is behind you is forgotten. Naturally, the top does not automatically make us better. Like the samurai frequented ordinary cutthroat, so sometimes extreme mountaineer can be self-centered, mythomaniac or crook to each yourself and the environment.
Many years ago, I climbed the mountains, even thought it is forbidden. Things are not as they teach us; the world is hollow, and I have touched the sky. From a dying Star Trek character. A sense of uncertainty that is potentially fatal is what makes climbing an adventure. Anything less is just working out.
I just have a dream mountain under the eyelids, this is my breath, my life. I think climbing is less a sport and more a hobby, and as such, I think everybody's a beginning climber. This obsession is a curious thing. Sometimes wonder about the merits of devoting so much of myself to a singular climbing objective.
Much of the time it beats me down, leaves me hanging my head in despair. But then there are the moments that bring me to life. Today my fingertips were cracked and bleeding. I made no progress despite great conditions. Now I am on the ground and can hardly contain my excitement to get back on the wall.
The closer to the top, the more grew in me the belief that it might be fulfilled, which most dreaming. A wise man can see more from the bottom of a well than a fool can from a mountain top. The pleasure of risk is in the control needed to ride it with assurance so that what appears dangerous to the outsider is, to the participant, simply a matter of intelligence, skill, intuition, coordination Climbing in particular, is a paradoxically intellectual pastime, but with this difference: Every move has to be worked out in terms of playing chess with your body.
If I make a mistake the consequences are immediate, obvious, embarrassing, and possibly painful. For a brief period I am directly responsible for my actions. In that beautiful, silent, world of mountains, it seems to me worth a little risk. Classic mountaineering grows out of a traditional romantic imagination. Its heart is the "feeling", its path is "blood, sweat and tears", and its restriction is God.
We are missing some fine routes by not being light enough to climb clouds. It is very important for women to climb with other women. But risks must be taken because the greatest hazard in life is to risk nothing. The person who risks nothing, does nothing, has nothing, is nothing. He may avoid suffering and sorrow, but he cannot learn, feel, change, grow or live. Chained by his servitude he is a slave who has forfeited all freedom. Only a person who risks is free. The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; and the realist adjusts the sails.
View from Noszaq to west. You cannot stay on the summit forever; you have to come down again. So why bother in the first place? What is above knows what is below, but what is below does not know what is above. One climbs, one sees. One descends, one sees no longer, but one has seen. There is an art of conducting oneself in the lower regions by the memory of what one saw higher up.
When one can no longer see, one can at least still know. Great effort, fear and suffering sweet all the worthless chaff out of us. It's the journey toward doing these harder climbs that really gives value to the whole activity of climbing. I looked back at the summit of the mountain, which seemed but a cubit high in comparison with the height of human contemplation, were in not too often merged in the corruptions of the earth. Petrarch , Italian Poet, on the summit of Mt Ventoux in Whenever a climber leaves the known paths, he enters an area without rules or routines The only advice comes from deep inside the self.
When you ride your bike, you're working your legs, but your mind is on a treadmill. When you play chess, your mind is clicking along, but your body is stagnating. Climbing brings it together in a beautiful, magical way. The adrenaline is flowing, and it's flowing all the time. Climbing is a great effort, but the extraordinary pleasure". Climbing is often group activity and it's always inspiring to see how other people, who share your passions, do things. Consider what you want to do in relation to what you are capable of doing.
Climbing is, above all, a matter of integrity. I like to have a connection with the elements and the earth. Rock is the skin of the planet, and you can learn something from the rock, but you need to communicate with element. You have to be part of the element, not fight it. If I fall I will rise up even stronger because I am survivor and not a victim. A stronger woman stands up for everybody else. Her tears flow as abundantly as her laughter. A strong woman is both soft and powerful, she is both practical and spiritual.
A strong woman in her essence is a gift to the world. If that makes me a bitch, Okay. I believe that happy girls are the prettiest girls. I believe that tomorrow is another day, and I believe in miracles. Be that fearless girl the one would dare to do anything. Be that girl who never backed down. I experienced sadness and failures. But one thing for sure, I always get up. You just have to know who you are and what you stand for. Women who will lift and build others, who will love and be loved. Women who live bravely, both tender and fierce.
Women of indomitable will. But more than this, forgive yourself for allowing them to hurt you. If loved correctly she will warm your entire home. If abused she will burn it down. You will make it. Just hang on and keep believing in yourself, always. Picked myself back up and wiped my own tears. I have grown from things meant to break me. I get stronger by the day and I have God to thank for that. They are the ones you see building one another up instead of tearing each other down.