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Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. ...
by John Muir

Climb the mountains and get their good tidings.
- John Muir

Related topics: Nature

The power of imagination makes us infinite.
- John Muir

Everybody needs beauty as well as bread.
- John Muir

When we try to pick out anything by itself,
we find it hitched to everything else in the universe.
- John Muir

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Everybody needs beauty as well as bread,
places to play in and pray in,
where nature may heal and cheer
and give strength to the body and soul.
- John Muir

When we contemplate the whole globe as one great dewdrop,
striped and dotted with continents and islands,
flying through space with other stars
all singing and shining together as one,
the whole universe appears as an infinite storm of beauty.
- John Muir

The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness.
- John Muir

 

To the lover of wilderness,
Alaska is one of the most wonderful countries in the world.
- John Muir

Keep close to Nature's heart...
and break clear away, once in awhile,
and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods.
Wash your spirit clean.
- John Muir

The mountains are calling and I must go.
- John Muir

I never saw a discontented tree.
They grip the ground as though they liked it,
and though fast rooted, they travel about as far as we do.
- John Muir

In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.
- John Muir

Take a course in good water and air;
and in the eternal youth of Nature you may renew your own.
Go quietly, alone; no harm will befall you.
- John Muir

One may as well dam for water tanks
the people's cathedrals and churches,
for no holier temple has ever
been consecrated by the heart of man.
- John Muir

Let children walk with Nature,
let them see the beautiful blendings
and communions of death and life,
their joyous inseparable unity,
as taught in woods and meadows,
plains and mountains and streams
of our blessed star,
and they will learn that death
is stingless indeed,
and as beautiful as life.
- John Muir

Trees go wandering forth in all directions with every wind,
going and coming like ourselves,
traveling with us around the sun two million miles a day,
and through space heaven knows how fast and far!
- John Muir

A few minutes ago every tree was excited,
bowing to the roaring storm,
waving, swirling, tossing their branches
in glorious enthusiasm like worship.
But though to the outer ear these trees
are now silent, their songs never cease.
- John Muir

God has cared for these trees,
saved them from drought, disease, avalanches,
and a thousand tempests and floods.
But he cannot save them from fools.
- John Muir

There is that in the glance of a flower which may at
times control the greatest of creation's braggart lords.
- John Muir

How glorious a greeting the sun gives the mountains!
- John Muir

The gross heathenism of civilization has generally destroyed nature,
and poetry, and all that is spiritual.
- John Muir

Life is not about how fast you run
or how high you climb
but how well you bounce.
- Vivian Komori

To climb steep hills requires a slow pace at first.
- William Shakespeare

If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up.
Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.
- Michael Jordan

We climb the steps to nowhere - always.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

After climbing a great hill,
one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
- Nelson Mandela

Everybody is a genius.
But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree,
it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.
- Albert Einstein

There is no use whatsoever trying to help
people who do not help themselves.
You cannot push anyone up a ladder
unless he is willing to climb himself.
- Andrew Carnegie

Nobody climbs mountains for scientific reasons.
Science is used to raise money for the expeditions,
but you really climb for the hell of it.
- Edmund Hillary

Like dogs in a wheel, birds in a cage,
or squirrels in a chain, ambitious men still climb and climb,
with great labor, and incessant anxiety,
but never reach the top.
- Robert Browning

If you're trying to achieve, there will be roadblocks.
I've had them; everybody has had them.
But obstacles don't have to stop you.
If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up.
Figure out how to climb it, go through it,
or work around it.
- Michael Jordan

There are two kinds of climbers, those who climb because
their heart sings when they're in the mountains,
and all the rest.
- Alex Lowe

All ambitions are lawful except those that climb upward
on the miseries or credulities of mankind.
- Henry Ward Beecher

Ah, who can tell how hard it is to climb the steep
where Fame's proud temple shines afar?
- James Beattie

If there was the opportunity to climb a mountain,
or to go ballooning, or some adventurous activity,
I would always be keen to do it.
I loved the countryside.
- Roger Bannister

There are some cases in which the sense of injury breeds
not the will to inflict injuries and climb over them as a ladder,
but a hatred of all injury.
- George Eliot

You cannot climb the ladder of success dressed in the costume of failure.
- Zig Ziglar

When you reach the top, that's when the climb begins.
- Michael Caine

My career has been a gradual climb.
I think that's part of the reason why I've had longevity.
- Lenny Kravitz

I can't climb very seriously now but I was a bit of a freak.
- Robin Day

When I die, I'll probably climb out of the coffin and
play the organ at my own funeral!
- Rick Wakeman

And still I'm not completely happy with my skating.
I always feel I can do more and climb higher.
- Oksana Baiul

When you are in the valley, keep your goal firmly in
view and you will get the renewed energy to continue the climb.
- Denis Waitley

If thy heart fails thee, climb not at all.
- Elizabeth I

In fact, it will be very easy to climb the building
because of its shape and architecture.
- Alain Robert

Obstacles don't have to stop you.
If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up.
Figure out how to climb it, go through it,
or work around it.
- Michael Jordan

You climb to reach the summit, but once there,
discover that all roads lead down.
- Stanislaw Lem

Then as the years went on and my listening became more deliberate,
I would climb up on an arm of our big sofa to get my
ear closer to the wireless speaker.
- Seamus Heaney

Fain would I climb, yet fear I to fall.
- Walter Raleigh

It is my desire to be a great writer.
I know that I still have a mountain to climb to achieve that.
- Guy Johnson

In my case, Pilgrim's Progress consisted
in my having to climb down a thousand ladders
until I could reach out my hand
to the little clod of earth that I am.
- Carl Jung

Wanting to take a light camera with me when I climb
or do mountain runs has kept me using exclusively 35 mm.
- Galen Rowell

We didn't know if the rover could climb up or down the hills of the crater.
- Steven Squyres

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

Spiderman can climb walls and he's got a cool outfit.
- Rhona Mitra

I may climb perhaps to no great heights,
but I will climb alone.
- Cyrano de Bergerac

Take it from a guy: If you're in love with somebody,
you will swim the stream, you will climb the mountain,
you will slay the dragon.
You're going to get to her somehow, some way.
- Phil McGraw

How can a guy climb trees, say Me Tarzan,
You Jane, and make a million?
- Johnny Weissmuller

One that would have the fruit must climb the tree.
- Thomas Fuller

First I shake the whole Apple tree, that the ripest might fall.
Then I climb the tree and shake each limb,
and then each branch and then each twig,
and then I look under each leaf.
- Martin Luther

You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
- Andrew Carnegie

Easier to climb up, than to just hang on.
- Ronald Harwood

I have lots of other mountains that I would like to climb.
I have no dream of Everest, but there are some,
like Mount Fuji, I'd like to do.
- Christy Turlington

Always continue the climb.
It is possible for you to do whatever you choose,
if you first get to know who you are and are willing
to work with a power that is greater than ourselves to do it.
- Ella Wheeler Wilcox

The only mountain that I would still like to climb:
I'd like to break 85.
- Peter Falk

It's wonderful to climb the liquid mountains of the sky.
Behind me and before me is God, and I have no fears.
- Helen Keller

Everybody starts at the top, and then has the problem of staying there.
Lasting accomplishment, however, is still achieved through a long,
slow climb and self-discipline.
- Helen Hayes

I realised I'd never climb Everest but thought I could still write a book.
- Sara Paretsky

Once more I can climb about and remind you that a woman
in this epoch does the important literary thinking.
- Gertrude Stein

I have never done a thriller, and it will just be really
fun for me to heave and pant and run and climb and
break windows and scream every once in a while.
- Kate Hudson

All these buildings are like mountains I would like to climb,
but I am forbidden.
- Alain Robert


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