Tag Archives: Sir Edmund Hillary

“Appreciate Yourself”

“It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.” Sir Edmund Hillary “Appreciate yourself and honor your soul.” Yogi teabag tag A little known fact: Lord Nelson, England’s most famous naval hero, suffered from bouts of seasickness his entire life. … Continue reading

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Climbing Higher

“The brick walls are there for a reason. The brick walls are not there to keep us out. The brick walls are there to give us a chance to show how badly we want something. Because brick walls are there … Continue reading

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Overcoming Ourselves

“It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves. Sir Edmund Hillary” This wonderful comment, well worth pondering, sprang to mind when I was chatting with a number of writers in an informal setting. So often, I’ve found, when writers … Continue reading

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Dawn Wall

“It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.” Sir Edmund Hillary “Do the thing you fear, and the death of fear is certain.” Ralph Waldo Emerson Something amazing: Not long ago, two young climbing partners, Kevin Jorgeson and Tommy … Continue reading

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