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  In the presence of eternity, the mountains are as transient as the clouds.  
 -  Robert G. Ingersoll
  

  Energy, like the biblical grain of the mustard-seed, will remove mountains.  
 -  Hosea Ballou
  

  That's been one of my mantras - focus and simplicity. Simple can be harder than complex: You have to work hard to get your thinking clean to make it simple. But it's worth it in the end because once you get there, you can move mountains.  
 -  Steve Jobs
  

  Our peace shall stand as firm as rocky mountains.  
 -  William Shakespeare
  

  Mountains are earth's undecaying monuments.  
 -  Nathaniel Hawthorne
  

  Plastic surgeons are always making mountains out of molehills.  
 -  Dolly Parton
  

  I'm here in the mountains, in the foothills of the Catskills.  
 -  Rick Danko
  

  It isn't the mountains ahead to climb that wear you out; it's the pebble in your shoe.  
 -  Muhammad Ali
  

  I have been watching and drawing the surface of Mars. It is wonderfully full of detail. There is certainly no question about there being mountains and large greatly elevated plateaus.  
 -  Edward E. Barnard
  

  Great things are done when men and mountains meet.  
 -  William Blake
  

  Patience and Diligence, like faith, remove mountains.  
 -  William Penn
  

  I grew up climbing mountains in Montana and Wyoming and my wife and I were engaged on top of a mountain peak: Hyalite Peak in Montana. It was a 15-mile hike to get to the top of that, round-trip - thankfully, she said yes.  
 -  Steve Daines
  

  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
  

  How beautiful on the mountains are the feet of those who bring good news, who proclaim peace, who bring good tidings.  
 -  Bible
  

  On the mountains of truth you can never climb in vain: either you will reach a point higher up today, or you will be training your powers so that you will be able to climb higher tomorrow.  
 -  Friedrich Nietzsche
  

  Mountains are the beginning and the end of all natural scenery.  
 -  John Ruskin
  

  Men go abroad to wonder at the heights of mountains, at the huge waves of the sea, at the long courses of the rivers, at the vast compass of the ocean, at the circular motions of the stars, and they pass by themselves without wondering.  
 -  Isaac Asimov
  

  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
  

  I'm part wood nymph. I require mountains and warm, dense patches of moss to thrive.  
 -  Vera Farmiga
  

  Ocean is more ancient than the mountains, and freighted with the memories and the dreams of Time.  
 -  H. P. Lovecraft
  

  Oman overall has great animal and plant biodiversity because it has mountains, desert, coastal areas and rich coral reefs.  
 -  Nawal El Saadawi
  

  In fact, just about all the major natural attractions you find in the West- the Grand Canyon, the Badlands, the Goodlands, the Mediocrelands, the Rocky Mountains and Robert Redford- were caused by erosion.  
 -  Dave Barry
  

  I met a lot of great people in Saudi Arabia and I'd like to see them again. And I'd love to spend more time in the desert and in the mountains. I felt really at home there.  
 -  Dave Eggers
  

  I think it's an individual thing. Your mountains are my molehills.  
 -  Jena Malone
  

  Mountains will go into labour, and a silly little mouse will be born.  
 -  Lou Holtz
  

  I am here for a purpose and that purpose is to grow into a mountain, not to shrink to a grain of sand. Henceforth will I apply ALL my efforts to become the highest mountain of all and I will strain my potential until it cries for mercy.  
 -  Og Mandino
  

  People commonly travel the world over to see rivers and mountains, new stars, garish birds, freak fish, grotesque breeds of human; they fall into an animal stupor that gapes at existence and they think they have seen something.  
 -  Soren Kierkegaard
  

  Mountains are earth's undecaying monuments.  
 -  Nathaniel Hawthorne
  

  I did not wish to take a cabin passage, but rather to go before the mast and on the deck of the world, for there I could best see the moonlight amid the mountains. I do not wish to go below now.  
 -  Henry David Thoreau
  

  I owned the world that hour as I rode over it. free of the earth, free of the mountains, free of the clouds, but how inseparably I was bound to them.  
 -  Charles Lindbergh
  

  You have to go through those mountains and valleys - because that's what life is: soul growth.  
 -  Wayne Newton
  

  For a short time we lived quietly. But this could not last. White men had found gold in the mountains around the land of winding water.  
 -  Michael Jordan
  

  In the mountains, the shortest way is from peak to peak: but for that you must have long legs.  
 -  Friedrich Nietzsche
  

  The mountains, the forest, and the sea, render men savage; they develop the fierce, but yet do not destroy the human.  
 -  Victor Hugo
  

  I exercise about 40 minutes a day, and I'll run one day and do circuit training the next day. I live in an area where there are brilliant hills and mountains, so I get a good hill run with my dog. At home, I'll do the circuit training with old weights, along with pull-ups in the trees and that sort of stuff.  
 -  Bear Grylls
  

  I didn't learn to swim until I was 21 or something because I grew up in the mountains in Wyoming and all the water is glacier runoff and cold.  
 -  Matthew Fox
  

  Men stumble over pebbles, never over mountains.  
 -  Marilyn French
  

  The only Zen you find on tops of mountains is the Zen you bring there.  
 -  Robert M Pirsig
  

  The extremes of jungles, mountains, and deserts are inherently dangerous places.  
 -  Bear Grylls
  

  I would love to go and live in the mountains... and make jam.  
 -  Eve Best
  

  Sometimes we look for those thunderous things to happen in our life for our lives to change or go in the other direction. We seek the miracle. We seek the parting of the seas, the moving of the mountains. But no, it's a quiet thing. At least for me it was.  
 -  Ben Vereen
  

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

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

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

  I learn something every time I go into the mountains.  
 -  Michael Kennedy
  

  It's about the pleasure of being in the mountains, traveling efficiently over the terrain, having that sense of dynamic motion which you don't get when you're on foot.  
 -  Michael Kennedy
  

  Study how water flows in a valley stream, smoothly and freely between the rocks. Also learn from holy books and wise people. Everything - even mountains, rivers, plants and trees - should be your teacher.  
 -  Morihei Ueshiba
  

  My father considered a walk among the mountains as the equivalent of churchgoing.  
 -  Aldous Huxley
  

  We live in a state with a wonderful climate and plenty of natural beauty, from the shores of Cumberland Island to the Chattahoochee River to the Blue Ridge Mountains.  
 -  Roy Barnes
  

  Faith moves mountains, but you have to keep pushing while you are praying.  
 -  Tre Cool
  

  The world is so empty if one thinks only of mountains, rivers and cities; but to know someone here and there who thinks and feels with us, and though distant, is close to us in spirit - this makes the earth for us an inhabited garden.  
 -  Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
  

  You don't climb mountains without a team, you don't climb mountains without being fit, you don't climb mountains without being prepared and you don't climb mountains without balancing the risks and rewards. And you never climb a mountain on accident - it has to be intentional.  
 -  Mark Udall
  

  It's the uncertainty, the challenge and the willingness to put it all on the line that draws a lot of people to climb mountains. That can also apply to a lot of other challenges in life, whether it's running for office, starting a family, going to grad school or taking all of your cash and assets and starting a business.  
 -  Mark Udall
  

  On the mountains mistakes are fatal. In politics, mistakes are wounding emotionally, but you recover. Personally, wilderness helps me get back in touch with natural rhythms, helps me reflect and, in the process, restore my creativity.  
 -  Mark Udall
  

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