60 Amazing Mountain Adventure Quotes That Will Motivate You!

Last Updated on February 4, 2021 by Scott M. Thomas

This is a writing about mountain adventure quotes and sayings. 

Mountains are always beautiful. When you look at them you can feel your inner strength. Mountains can help you to realize how small and powerless you are in front of nature. But you can win this if you climb them. That is why mountain adventures are important. Mountain Adventure will teach you how to fall in love. You will understand what self-preservation is. This is why it is important to have occasional mountain adventures. You will love to read these quotes collected by the QuotesGuides family here about mountain adventures. Hope you’ll enjoy it! Thanks. 

“When preparing to climb a mountain – pack a light heart.” – Dan May

“No matter how tall the mountain is, it cannot block the sun.” – Chinese Proverb

mountain climbing adventure quotes

“Somewhere between the bottom of the climb and the summit is the answer to the mystery why we climb.” – Greg Child

“The cliche is that life is a mountain. You go up, reach the top and then go down.” – Jeanne Moreau

“Great things are done when men and mountains meet.” – William Blake

“Once Everest was determined to be the highest summit on earth, it was only a matter of time before people decided that Everest needed to be climbed.” – Jon Krakauer

“You cannot stay on the summit forever; you have to come down again. So why bother in the first place? Just this: 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.” – Rene Daumal

“Climb mountains not so the world can see you, but so you can see the world.” – David  McCullough Jr.

“Happiness is not at the top of the mountains but in how to climb it.”

“It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.” – Sir Edmund Hillary

“Mountains know secrets we need to learn. That it might take time, it might be hard, but if you just hold on long enough, you will find the strength to rise up.” – Tyler Knott

mountain adventure quotes

“Every man should pull a boat over a mountain once in his life.” – Werner Herzog

“You are not in the mountains. The mountains are in you.” – John Muir

“Great things are done when men and mountains meet; This is not done by jostling in the street.” – William Blake

“Somewhere between the bottom of the climb and the summit is the answer to the mystery why we climb.” – Greg Child

“You’re off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, so… get on your way!” – Dr. Seuss

“When faced with a large project, remember you move a mountain one stone at a time.” – Catherine Pulsifer

“The mountain remains unmoved at seeming defeat by the mist.” – Rabindranath Tagore

“Mountains are the beginning and end of all natural scenery.” – John Ruskin

quotes about mountains and clouds

“There are far better things ahead than the ones we leave behind.” – C.S. Lewis

“Life sucks a lot less when you add mountain air, a campfire and some peace and quiet.” – Brooke Hampton

“When the wind calls, you know, that somewhere in the mountains, it has found the answers that you were looking for. The pull of the horizon overcomes the inertia of reason… And you just have to go.” – Vikram Oberoi

“The climb speaks to our character, but the view, I think, to our souls.” – Lori Lansens

“If the path is beautiful, let us not ask where it leads.” – Anatole France

“When a man is a traveler, the world is his house and the sky is his roof, where he hangs his hat is his home, and all the people are his family.” – Drew Bundini Brown

“There’s a world out there, and you’ve got to look at both sides of the mountain in your lifetime.” – Bill Janklow

“The danger of an adventure is worth a thousand days of ease and comfort.” – Paulo Coelho

“It’s always further than it looks. It’s always taller than it looks. And it’s always harder than it looks.”

quotes about valleys and mountains

“The higher you climb on the mountain, the harder the wind blows.” – Sam Cummings

“Sometimes you just need an adventure to cleanse the bitter taste of life from your soul.”

“If you think adventure is dangerous, try routine; it is lethal.” – Paulo Coelho

“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

“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

“You must go on adventures to find out where you truly belong.” – Sue Fitzmaurice

“The top of one mountain is always the bottom of another.” – Marianne Williamson

funny mountain quotes

“Adventure isn’t hanging on a rope off the side of a mountain. Adventure is an attitude that we must apply to the day to day obstacles of life.” – John Amatt

“Without mountains, we might find ourselves relieved that we can avoid the pain of the ascent, but we will forever miss the thrill of the summit. And in such a terribly scandalous trade-off, it is the absence of pain that becomes the thief of life.” – Craig D. Lounsbrough

“If adventure has a final and all-embracing motive, it is surely this: we go out because it is our nature to go out, to climb mountains, and to paddle rivers, to fly to the planets and plunge into the depths of the oceans… When man ceases to do these things, he is no longer man.” – Wilfrid Noyce

“Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far they can go.” – T.S. Eliot

“Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers, the mountain and the sea, are excellent schoolmasters, and teach some of us more than what we could learn from books.” – John Lubbock

“Mountains have a way of dealing with overconfidence.” – Hermann Buhl

“You can’t move mountains by whispering at them.” – Pink

“In the mountains there are only two grades: you can either do it, or you can’t.” – Rusty Baillie

lonely mountain quotes

“Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, so…. get on your way!” – Dr Seuss

“Great things are done when men and mountains meet.” – William Blake

“You won’t find reasonable men at the top of tall mountains.” – Hunter S Thompson

“I learn something every time I go into the mountains.” – Michael Kennedy

“Every man should pull a boat over a mountain once in his life.” – Werner Herzog

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Mountain Climbing Adventure Quotes

If climbing is hard you have to be patient and stick to your goal. You should hang in there when climbing becomes difficult. That is how you can climb a mountain.

“Climb the mountain not to plant your flag, but to embrace the challenge, enjoy the air and behold the view. Climb it so you can see the world, not so the world can see you.” – David McCullough Jr.

“As a mountain you can’t grow, but as a human I can.” – Edmund Hillary

best mountain adventure quotes

“One day’s exposure to mountains is better than a cartload of books.” – John Muir

“So this was what a mountain was like, the same as a person: the more you know, the less you fear.” – Wu Ming-Yi

“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.” – Lito Tejada-Flores

“Never measure the height of a mountain until you reach the top. Then you will see how low it was.” – Dag Hammerskjold

“Getting to the top of any given mountain was considered much less important than how one got there: prestige was earned by tackling the most unforgiving routes with minimal equipment, in the boldest style imaginable.” – Jon Krakauer

“You keep putting one foot in front of the other, and then one day you look back and you’ve climbed a mountain.” – Tom Hiddleston

“You need mountains, long staircases don’t make good hikers.” – Amit Kalantri

“Mountains are only a problem when they are bigger than you. You should develop yourself so much that you become bigger than the mountains you face.” – Idowu Koyenikan

inspirational mountain adventure quotes

“Human life is far more important than getting to the top of a mountain.” – Edmund Hillary

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