Edmund Hillary Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Edmund Hillary quotes, Edmund Hillary sayings, and Edmund Hillary proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves. Edmund Hillary
It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves. Edmund Hillary
It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves. Edmund Hillary
Its not the Mountain we conquer, but ourselves. Edmund Hillary
Environmental problems are really social problems anyway. They begin with people as the cause and end with people as the victims. Edmund Hillary
It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves. Edmund Hillary
When you're climbing at high altitudes, life can get pretty miserable. Edmund Hillary
When you go to the mountains, you see them and you admire them. In a sense, they give you a challenge, and you try to express that challenge by climbing them. Edmund Hillary
People do not decide to become extraordinary. They decide to accomplish extraordinary things. Edmund Hillary
When you go to the mountains, you see them and you admire them. In a sense, they give you a challenge, and you try to express that challenge by climbing them. Edmund Hillary
It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves. Edmund Hillary
Nothing can replace courage, a resounding motivation and that little bit of luck. Edmund Hillary
It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves. Edmund Hillary
Tourism is a very big economic benefit to the Sherpa people, and also, they have very strong ties to their own social attitudes and their own religion, so fortunately, they're not too influenced by many of our Western attitudes. Edmund Hillary
Human life is far more important than just getting to the top of a mountain. Edmund Hillary
On the summit of Everest, I had a feeling of great satisfaction to be first there. Edmund Hillary
No one remembers who climbed Mount Everest the second time. Edmund Hillary
It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves. Edmund Hillary
I'm sure the feeling of fear, as long as you can take advantage of it and not be rendered useless by it, can make you extend yourself beyond what you would regard as your capacity. If you're afraid, the blood seems to flow freely through the veins, and you really do feel a sense of stimulation. Edmund Hillary
It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves. Edmund Hillary
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
People do not decide to become extraordinary. They decide to accomplish extraordinary things. Edmund Hillary
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