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Top 76 Best Mountain Sayings

#1. I want to move to the mountains. I want to live in a little cabin next to a towering, tenacious mountain fourteen thousand feet above sea level and eat a bowl of raisin bran every morning in its shadow. - Author: Jess Riley
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#2. The reason why rivers and seas are able to be lords over a hundred mountain streams, is that they know how to keep below them. That is why they are able to reign over all the mountain streams. - Author: Laozi
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#3. Mountain climbing was one of Mother's favorite occupations, but she never succeeded in inculcating this passion in any of us. - Author: Katharine Graham
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#4. Up in the distance the whistle of the wind sang to her from the mountain. From Lucian's mountain. It beckoned and taunted and she wanted to run towards it. To be enveloped in its coat of fleece and to hear its safe sounds. - Author: Melina Marchetta
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#5. Your life is infinite. You are as old as these mountains and you will remain for ever. - Author: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
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#6. Where were the peacekeepers? Where was the UN? Why was the entire world ignoring Saddam's attack upon his own people? Were we Kurds considered so unworthy, so disposable? I longed to stand at the top of the mountain and shout out, Where are you, world? Where are you ? - Author: Jean Sasson
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#7. If critics of 'readable fiction' want literature to change the ways people dream, they need first to come down from the mountain and speak to the people. - Author: Graham Joyce
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#8. Soul Mountain, the story of one man's quest for inner peace and freedom. - Author: Gao Xingjian
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#9. Don't focus on the mountain; focus instead on the mountain mover! HS/el - Author: Evinda Lepins
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#10. Now Kino lay in the cave entrance, his chin braced on his crossed arms, and he watched the blue shadow of the mountain move out across the brushy desert below until it reached the Gulf, and the long twilight of the shadow was over the land. - Author: John Steinbeck
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#11. Actual places, landscapes that exist[ed] simultaneously in both physical and metaphysical space ... true geographical refugia, verdant valleys dominated by protective mountain deities where people could seek solace as lonely pilgrims, or flee violence as a community in time of war. - Author: Wade Davis
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#12. I had come to appreciate the long open stretches of two-lane highway across the sagey sea and mountain-studded plateau of the Great Basin, but the towns and cities were another thing. I liked the natural face of Nevada, but was not as impressed by the human face. - Author: Neil Peart
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#13. What would be ugly in a garden constitutes beauty in a mountain. - Author: Victor Hugo
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#14. The rest of us are still trying to find ways to live in the world with spirit-ual values. Myself included. We've learned certain skills, we've learned to prevail somewhat, but we've not made it over the mountain. - Author: Olympia Dukakis
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#15. 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. - Author: Steve Daines
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#16. Climb the mountain so you can see the world, not so the world can see you. Focus all your effort on what is in your power to control. - Author: John Wooden
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#17. Come dance with the west wind and touch on the mountain tops Sail o'er the canyons and up to the stars And reach for the heavens and hope for the future And all that we can be and not what we are ... - Author: John Denver
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#18. You never know about the deaths you didn't die: the mountain peaks you missed, the collisions that didn't happen. It's a warm, cosy feeling. It's the way the airlines fly. - Author: Gavin Lyall
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#19. Faith can move you over the mountain but
prayers can move the mountain away from you - Author: Ikechukwu Joseph
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#20. There is a Soul within the Soul. Seek it out. There is a Treasure in your mountain. Seek it Out. A mystic in motion, if that's what you are, don't seek out there; seek inside. - Author: Rumi
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#21. Can we talk of integration until there is integration of hearts and minds? Unless you have this, you only have a physical presence, and the walls between us are as high as the mountain range. - Author: Chief Dan George
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#22. Maybe when you were born on the top of the mountain you could pretend the mountain didn't matter, but those who climbed it and those born at its base who could never climb at all knew differently. - Author: Brent Weeks
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#23. The Buddha resides as comfortably in the circuits of a digital computer or the gears of a cycle transmission as he does at the top of a mountain. - Author: Robert M. Pirsig
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#24. There was somewhere, if you knew where to find it, some place where money could be made like drawing water from a well, some Big Rock Candy Mountain where life was effortless and rich and unrestricted and full of adventure and action, where something could be had for nothing. - Author: Wallace Stegner
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#25. I'm a huge camper, and love hiking and mountain biking. - Author: Anna Torv
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#26. The great thing about rock-n-roll is you realize the top of the mountain is big enough for more than one band. - Author: Paul Stanley
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#27. Mountain climbing is my passion, and to empower women through my expeditions is the reason. - Author: Samina Baig
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#28. And now, because of a song, Vimes, a simple piece of music, Vimes, soft as a breath, stranger than a mountain, some very powerful states have agreed to work together to heal the problems of another autonomous state and, almost as collateral, turn some animals into people at a stroke. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#29. Will you just stand on the foot of a high mountain and look at it with admiration or climb the top and be the admired itself? Remember that anybody can be an admirer; but the difficult thing is to be the admired one! - Author: Mehmet Murat Ildan
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#30. The pull of the mountain is like gravity for my soul. - Author: Heather Day Gilbert
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#31. Rather than fight the same tired battles that have dominated Washington for decades, it's time to try something new. Let's invest in our people without leaving them a mountain of debt. Let's meet our responsibility to the citizens who sent us here. Let's try common sense. - Author: Barack Obama
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#32. I grew up at the base of a mountain in Virginia, so my comfort zone is that Appalachian area, where all the dudes wear Carhartt and all the women can put on a beautiful sweater with a snowman applique and nobody raises an eyebrow. - Author: Hilarie Burton
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#33. A man's passion for the mountain is, above all, his childhood which refuses to die. - Author: Francois Mauriac
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#34. I tell them that the only peace you find up on a mountain is the peace you bring with you. - Author: Eliot Pattison
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#35. Stood alone on a mountain top, starin' out at the Great Divide. I could go east, I could go west, it was all up to me to decide. Just then I saw a young hawk flyin' and my soul began to rise. - Author: Bob Seger
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#36. Men come and go. They lie, or die, or leave you. A mountain is not a man, though, and a stone is a mountain's daughter. I trust myself, and I trust my mules. I won't fall. - Author: George R R Martin
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#37. Up home we loved a good storm coming, we'd fly outdoors and run up and down to meet it," her mother used to say. "We children would run as fast as we could go along the top of that mountain when the wind was blowing, holding our arms right open. The wilder it blew the better we liked it. - Author: Eudora Welty
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#38. Good luck and Good work for the happy mountain raindrops, each one of them a high waterfall in itself, descending from the cliffs and hollows of the clouds to the cliffs and hollows of the rocks, out of the sky-thunder into the thunder of the falling rivers. - Author: John Muir
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#39. They don't have to be big goals. A small one each day. They're like handholds and toeholds as you climb the bigger mountain. Ultimately, you will get to the top of the mountain, but in the moment you only need to focus on the next ledge. - Author: Tami Hoag
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#40. The seat of the Celtic Muse is in the mist of the secret and solitary hill, and her voice in the murmur of the mountain stream. - Author: Walter Scott
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#41. If you're looking for a place to rest Cold Mountain is good for a long stay The breeze blowing through the dark pines Sounds better the closer you come And under the trees a white haired man Mumbles over his Taoist texts Ten years now he hasn't gone home He's even forgotten the road he came by - Author: Hanshan
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#42. Our faith can grow big enough to move a mountain. Jesus said, "These signs will follow those who believe: In My name they will cast out demons ... they will lay hands on the sick, and they will recover" (Mark 16:17-18). - Author: Stormie O'martian
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#43. Mauna Kea from Hilo has a shapely aspect, for its top is broken into peaks, said to be the craters of extinct volcanoes, but my eyes seek the dome-like curve of Mauna Loa with far deeper interest, for it is as yet an unfinished mountain. - Author: Isabella Bird
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#44. I throw back my head, and, feeling free as the wind, breathe in the fresh mountain air. Although I am heavy-hearted, my spirits are rising. To walk in nature is always good medicine. - Author: Jean Craighead George
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#45. The Xanthus or Scamander is not a mere dry channel and bed of a mountain torrent, but fed by the ever-flowing springs of fame ...
and I trust that I may be allowed to associate our muddy but much abused Concord River with the most famous in history. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#46. Fire on the mountain," the granny woman said. "They up there sharpening they swords." Then she said that word again: freedom. - Author: Terry Bisson
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#47. When you stand at the bottom of the mountain and look up at the mountaintop, the path looks hard and stony, and the top is obscured by clouds. But when you reach the top and you look down, you realize that there are a thousand paths that could have brought you to that place. - Author: Roz Savage
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#48. The silence of a place where there were once horses
is a mountain
and I have seen by lightning that ever mountain
once fell from the air
like the chime of an iron shoe ... - Author: W.S. Merwin
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#49. Unto him who is able to keep us from falling, and lift us from the dark to the bright mountain of hope, from the midnight of desperation to the daybreak of joy, to him be power and authority for ever and ever. - Author: Martin Luther
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#50. I'd be nervous about skiing, wondering what I'd do if I felt shaky on top of a mountain; but other diabetics do ski, so there's no reason I couldn't. - Author: Dana Hill
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#51. When we are face to face with truth, the point of view of Krishna, Buddha, Christ, or any other Prophet, is the same. When we look at life from the top of the mountain, there is no limitation; there is the same immensity. - Author: Hazrat Inayat Khan
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#52. "So I've got to find a mountiain that nobody's ever seen. And work out the answer to a riddle that nobody's ever solved. And kill a bear that nobody can fight."
Renn sucked in her breath. "You've go to try." - Author: Michelle Paver
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#53. When a father climbs a dangerous mountain and dies, we mourn. When a mother does, we question her judgment. How could she? - Author: Susan Estrich
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#54. Of all the mountain ranges I have climbed, I like the Sierra Nevada the best. - Author: John Muir
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#55. Along with rising and falling water, winter is the province of wind. When the sea-breath and mountain-roar bend the hemlocks of these hills, the birds hang on as best they can. - Author: Robert Michael Pyle
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#56. Me being an ant, at her mountain, I would have tried my best for my voice to reach her peak. But our timing was off, and she hid her pain as stars in clouds. If I had the chance, I would have saved her from all the truths and lies. - Author: Anthony Liccione
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#57. Real happiness comes from a deeper place, not from anything external. The freshest and best water flows from the deepest, darkest chasms of the mountain. Likewise, true happiness flows from the hidden places of the human heart. - Author: Bobby Schuller
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#58. If I could take your troubles
I would toss them into the sea,
But all these things I'm finding
Are impossible for me.
I cannot build a mountain
Or catch a rainbow fair,
But let me be what I know best,
A friend that is always there. - Author: Khalil Gibran
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#59. In no other pursuit is the best or the worst in a man brought out as in mountaineering. An old friend of civilization may be a useless companion on a mountain. - Author: Frank Smythe
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#60. Before claiming that your own country have the best mountain or have the most wonderful forest or have the prettiest temple, first travel around the world! - Author: Mehmet Murat Ildan
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#61. Since I'm a fan of collections and anthologies, believe that the best writing often shines in shards and galloping stretches, I never find myself lobbying for a writer I enjoy reading regularly to hole up in Heidegger's hut for four or five years to bring forth a mountain. - Author: James Wolcott
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#62. I have to say that it was working with my grandpa, who grew up on a farm in Mountain Home, Idaho, that had the most influence. Witnessing his work ethic and hearing his stories gave me an appreciation for the farm's best lessons. - Author: John Bytheway
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#63. Since 1873, I have been back four or five times. I have used the best cameras and the most sensitive emulsions on the market. I have snapped my shutter, morning, noon and afternoon. I have never come close to matching those first plates. (On photographing The Mountain of the Holy Cross) - Author: William Henry Jackson
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#64. Often the best guys are just those that can suffer longer, who don't give up. And it's so easy to give up, when you're on a mountain and it's really hurting. We go through a lot physically. - Author: David Millar
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#65. Galen Clark was the best mountaineer I ever met, and one of the kindest and most amiable of all my mountain friends. - Author: John Muir
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#66. Oscar nominations came out today. Up for best actor, Sean Penn for 'Mystic River,' Jude Law for 'Cold Mountain,' and of course, George W. Bush for 'Iraqi Weapons of Mass Destruction.' - Author: Jay Leno
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#67. 'Santa Sangre' is the picture I love the best, myself, because 'El Topo' and 'The Holy Mountain' I made with my head, and 'Santa Sangre' I made with my feelings, with my heart. It's an emotional picture. And it's more real for me, that picture. - Author: Alejandro Jodorowsky
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#68. The best poets, after all, exhibit only a tame and civil side of nature. They have not seen the west side of any mountain. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#69. Out of defeat can come the best in human nature. As Christians face storms of adversity, they may rise with more beauty. They are like trees that grow on mountain ridges
battered by winds, yet trees in which we find the strongest wood. - Author: Billy Graham
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#70. I like geography best, he said, because your mountains & rivers know the secret. Pay no attention to boundaries. - Author: Brian Andreas
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#71. The best way to move a mountain is one stone at a time. Nothing is insurmountable if you take one step before you take the next. - Author: Debbie Shapiro
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#72. God finds His best soldiers on the mountain of affliction. - Author: Lettie B. Cowman
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#73. We know people by their stories: their history, their habits, their secrets, their triumphs and failures. We know them by what they do. We want to know mountains too, but they've got no story. So we do the next best thing. We throw ourselves onto them and make the stories happen. - Author: Bruce Barcott
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#74. The birth of spring is perhaps not the best time to cross a mountain range,' observed Longfoot under his breath. Bayaz looked sharply sideways. 'Some would say the best time to cross an obstacle is when one finds oneself on the wrong side of it! Or do you suggest we wait for summer? - Author: Joe Abercrombie
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#75. A road trip with your ancient mommy is just what you need after falling off a mountain and having your soul ripped out by your best friend. - Author: Natasha Larry
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#76. Spring, of all seasons most gratuitous,
Is fold of untaught flower, is race of water,
Is earth's most multiple, excited daughter;
And those she has least use for see her best,
Their paths grown craven and circuitous,
Their visions mountain-clear, their needs immodest. - Author: Philip Larkin
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