Quotations that match 'mountains'.

What we can do now is contribute to a clearer understanding of what happened that day on Everest in the hope that the lessons to be learned will reduce the risk for others who, like us, take on the challenge of the mountains. Anatoli Boukreev
[ Challenge Clearer Contribute Day Everest Happened Hope Learned Lessons Mountains Now Others Reduce Risk Take Understanding Us Will]
My father considered a walk among the mountains as the equivalent of churchgoing. Aldous Huxley
[ Among Considered Equivalent Father Mountains Walk]
Sorrows gather around great souls as storms do around mountains; but, like them, they break the storm and purify the air of the plain beneath them. Jean Paul Nature
[ Air Around Beneath Break Gather Great Mountains Plain Purify Sorrows Souls Storm Storms Them]
Bring me men to match my mountains: Bring me men to match my plains: Men with empires in their purpose and new eras in their brains. Sam Walter Foss
[ Brains Bring Empires Eras Match Men Mountains New Plains Purpose Their]
Great things are done when men and mountains meet. William Blake
[ Done Great Meet Men Mountains Things]
Growing up in Denver, I'm sure it started with loving the Colorado mountains. Gale Norton
[ Colorado Denver Growing Loving Mountains Started Sure Up]
Haiti itself was also photographed, some of the streets, some of the mountains, rivers, streams, etc. were photographed before talking with me about how I felt about Haiti. Then the camera went to our voodoo temple and saw a serious ceremony, a real ceremony. Katherine Dunham
[ Also Before Camera Ceremony Etc Felt Haiti How Itself Mountains Our Photographed Real Rivers Saw Serious Some Streams Streets Talking Temple Then Voodoo Went Were]
Mountains culminate in peaks, and nations in men. Jose Marti
[ Men Mountains Nations Peaks]
Men stumble over pebbles, never over mountains. Marilyn French
[ Men Mountains Never Over Pebbles Stumble]
I'm here in the mountains, in the foothills of the Catskills. Rick Danko
[ Foothills Here Mountains]
From the bitter cold winter at Valley Forge, to the mountains of Afghanistan and the deserts of Iraq, our soldiers have courageously answered when called, gone where ordered, and defended our nation with honor. Solomon Ortiz
[ Afghanistan Answered Bitter Called Cold Courageously Defended Deserts Forge Gone Honor Iraq Mountains Nation Ordered Our Soldiers Valley Where Winter]
At present, I am mainly observing the physical motion of mountains, water, trees and flowers. One is everywhere reminded of similar movements in the human body, of similar impulses of joy and suffering in plants. Egon Schiele
[ Am Body Everywhere Flowers Human Impulses Joy Mainly Motion Mountains Movements Observing Physical Plants Present Reminded Similar Suffering Trees Water]
Every time I have some moment on a seashore, or in the mountains, or sometimes in a quiet forest, I think this is why the environment has to be preserved. Bill Bradley Environmental
[ Environment Every Forest Moment Mountains Preserved Quiet Seashore Some Sometimes Think Time Why]
Thought is a kind of opium; it can intoxicate us, while still broad awake; it can make transparent the mountains and everything that exists. Henri Frederic Amiel
[ Awake Broad Everything Exists Intoxicate Kind Make Mountains Opium Still Thought Transparent Us While]
Mountains were once my big adventure but is is over since a long time; I still dream from the wonderful days sometimes, read also a few pages from a mountain book. But the thought of doing again active mountain climbing has faded. Fritz Zwicky
[ Active Adventure Again Also Big Book Climbing Days Doing Dream Faded Few Long Mountain Mountains Once Over Pages Read Since Sometimes Still Thought Time Were Wonderful]
Mountains will go into labour, and a silly little mouse will be born. Horace
[ Born Go Into Labour Little Mountains Mouse Silly Will]
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
[ Also Between Books Even Everything Flows Freely Holy How Learn Mountains Plants Rivers Rocks Should Smoothly Stream Study Teacher Trees Valley Water Wise Your]
There is something of the freshness of mind, of the lightness of spirit in Linne which for centuries has been linked in people's minds with the mountains of Sweden and Swedish joy in nature. Johannes Vilhelm Jensen
[ Been Centuries Freshness Joy Lightness Linked Mind Minds Mountains Nature Something Spirit Sweden Swedish Which]
Oman overall has great animal and plant biodiversity because it has mountains, desert, coastal areas and rich coral reefs. Saadi
[ Animal Areas Because Biodiversity Coastal Coral Desert Great Mountains Overall Plant Rich]
I think family is very important in West Virginia and has long been so because the mountains made travel difficult in the past, and family members had to depend on each other. David Selby
[ Because Been Depend Difficult Each Family Had Important Long Made Members Mountains Other Past Think Travel Very Virginia West]
Where there is the necessary technical skill to move mountains, there is no need for the faith that moves mountains. Eric Hoffer
[ Faith Mountains Move Moves Necessary Need Skill Technical Where]
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
[ Climb Dream Everest Lots Mount Mountains Other Some Would]
Marty Robbins once sang you give me a mountain, I've been given a few mountains in my life. David Allan Coe
[ Been Few Give Given Life Marty Mountain Mountains Once Robbins Sang]
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
[ Change Direction Go Happen Least Life Lives Look Miracle Mountains Moving Other Our Parting Quiet Seas Seek Sometimes Thing Things Those]
Perhaps the most difficult thing is shooting scenes set 6,000 feet up in the mountains of Mexico. Bruce Beresford
[ Difficult Feet Mexico Most Mountains Perhaps Scenes Set Shooting Thing Up]
The highest of the world's mountains, it seems, has to make but a single gesture of magnificence to be the lord of all, vast in unchallenged and isolated supremacy. George Leigh Mallory
[ Gesture Highest Isolated Lord Magnificence Make Mountains Seems Single Supremacy Unchallenged Vast World]
New York has more hermits than will be found in all the forests, mountains and deserts of the United States. Simeon Strunsky
[ Deserts Forests Found Hermits More Mountains New States Than United Will York]
Although mountains may guide migrations, the plains are the regions where people dwell in greatest numbers. Ellsworth Huntington
[ Although Dwell Greatest Guide May Migrations Mountains Numbers Plains Regions Where]
Nature is my springboard. From her I get my initial impetus. I have tried to relate the visible drama of mountains, trees, and bleached fields with the fantasy of wind blowing and changing colors and forms. Milton Avery
[ Bleached Blowing Changing Colors Drama Fantasy Fields Forms Get Her Impetus Initial Mountains Nature Relate Springboard Trees Tried Visible Wind]
The violets in the mountains have broken the rocks. Tennessee Williams Nature
[ Broken Mountains Rocks Violets]
We have got some mountains to move. Three billion people - half of God's children - are living on less than $2 a day. Jim Wallis
[ Billion Children Day God Got Half Less Living Mountains Move Some Than Three]
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 Science
[ Climb Climbs Expeditions Hell Money Mountains Nobody Raise Really Reasons Science Scientific Used]
Thus it cannot be denied that the masses which today form our highest mountains were originally in a liquid state; for a long time they were covered by waters which did not sustain any life. George Cuvier
[ Any Cannot Covered Denied Did Form Highest Life Liquid Long Masses Mountains Originally Our State Sustain Thus Time Today Waters Were Which]
My apartment complex has a pool. I love it out here. The mountains are beautiful. It's totally different from the place I used to live. I like the heat - the only thing I would change is have the ocean, or a big body of water close by. Ryan Sypek
[ Apartment Beautiful Big Body Change Close Complex Different Heat Here Live Love Mountains Ocean Only Out Place Pool Thing Totally Used Water Would]
I love the Midwest. I think about it every day. I wonder if I would rather have a little farm in the Midwest, in Illinois or Wisconsin, or would I rather have like a little getaway up in the mountains of Colorado. Joe Lando
[ Colorado Day Every Farm Illinois Little Love Midwest Mountains Rather Think Up Wisconsin Wonder Would]
The lake and the mountains have become my landscape, my real world. Georges Simenon Nature
[ Become Lake Landscape Mountains Real World]
Energy, like the biblical grain of the mustard-seed, will remove mountains. Hosea Ballou
[ Biblical Energy Grain Mountains Remove Will]
Plastic surgeons are always making mountains out of molehills. Dolly Parton
[ Always Making Molehills Mountains Out Plastic Surgeons]
I still love to walk in the mountains or be on the sea. I like to be in nature. Sometimes I bicycle. It's important to feel good with your body. The body is extremely important. If you feel good, you have more energy in your singing. Cecilia Bartoli
[ Bicycle Body Energy Extremely Feel Good Important Love More Mountains Nature Sea Singing Sometimes Still Walk Your]
I paint from the top down. From the sky, then the mountains, then the hills, then the houses, then the cattle, and then the people. Grandma Moses
[ Cattle Down Hills Houses Mountains Paint Sky Then Top]
Ocean is more ancient than the mountains, and freighted with the memories and the dreams of Time. H. P. Lovecraft
[ Ancient Dreams Freighted Memories More Mountains Ocean Than Time]
Now suddenly there was nothing but a world of cloud, and we three were there alone in the middle of a great white plain with snowy hills and mountains staring at us; and it was very still; but there were whispers. Black Elk
[ Alone Cloud Great Hills Middle Mountains Nothing Now Plain Snowy Staring Still Suddenly Three Us Very Were Whispers White World]
I spend my happiest hours in reading Vedantic books. They are to me like the light of the morning, like the pure air of the mountains - so simple, so true, if once understood. Max Muller
[ Air Books Happiest Hours Light Morning Mountains Once Pure Reading Simple Spend True Understood]
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 Religion
[ Before Behind Climb Fears God Liquid Mountains Sky Wonderful]
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
[ Animal Birds Breeds Commonly Existence Fall Fish Freak Grotesque Human Into Mountains New Over Rivers See Seen Something Stars Think Travel World]
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. Chief Joseph
[ Around Could Found Gold Had Land Last Lived Men Mountains Quietly Short Time Water White Winding]
Our task, regarding creativity, is to help children climb their own mountains, as high as possible. No one can do more. Loris Malaguzzi
[ Children Climb Creativity Help High More Mountains Our Own Possible Regarding Task Their]
It is said that many children who live in the central provinces, away from the ocean, have a great longing to see it. I who had never been away from the monotonous country surrounding us looked forward eagerly to seeing the mountains. Pierre Loti
[ Away Been Central Children Country Eagerly Forward Great Had Live Longing Looked Many Monotonous Mountains Never Ocean Provinces Said See Seeing Surrounding Us]
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
[ Being Dynamic Efficiently Foot Get Having Motion Mountains Over Pleasure Sense Terrain Traveling Which]
I think L.A.'s terrific. You fly an hour and a half and you're in the mountains in three feet of powder. I also think it's a much better city if you're working as an actor. If you're not working and you don't see your dreams coming true, there can be a lot of heartache. Scott Patterson
[ Actor Also Better City Coming Dreams Feet Fly Half Heartache Hour Lot Mountains Much Powder See Terrific Think Three True Working Your]
We are volcanoes. When we women offer our experience as our truth, as human truth, all the maps change. There are new mountains. Ursula K. Le Guin
[ Change Experience Human Maps Mountains New Offer Our Truth Women]
You have to go through those mountains and valleys - because that's what life is: soul growth. Wayne Newton
[ Because Go Growth Life Mountains Soul Those Through Valleys]
The day cold and fair with a high easterly wind: we were visited by two Indians who gave us an account of the country and people near the Rocky mountains where they had been. Meriwether Lewis
[ Account Been Cold Country Day Fair Gave Had High Indians Mountains Near Rocky Two Us Visited Were Where Wind]
A man's country is not a certain area of land, of mountains, rivers, and woods, but it is a principle and patriotism is loyalty to that principle. George William Curtis Patriotism
[ Area Certain Country Land Loyalty Man Mountains Patriotism Principle Rivers Woods]
The mountains are calling and I must go. John Muir Nature
[ Calling Go Mountains Must]
What is straight? A line can be straight, or a street, but the human heart, oh, no, it's curved like a road through mountains. Tennessee Williams
[ Curved Heart Human Line Mountains Oh Road Straight Street Through]
I can't do with mountains at close quarters - they are always in the way, and they are so stupid, never moving and never doing anything but obtrude themselves. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Always Anything Close Doing Mountains Moving Never Quarters Stupid Themselves Way]
If I have someone who believes in me, I can move mountains. Diana Ross
[ Believes Mountains Move Someone]
Kill the snake of doubt in your soul, crush the worms of fear in your heart and mountains will move out of your way. Kate Seredy
[ Crush Doubt Fear Heart Kill Mountains Move Out Snake Soul Way Will Worms Your]
All these buildings are like mountains I would like to climb, but I am forbidden. Alain Robert
[ Am Buildings Climb Forbidden Mountains These Would]
I learn something every time I go into the mountains. Michael Kennedy
[ Every Go Into Learn Mountains Something Time]
Patience and Diligence, like faith, remove mountains. William Penn
[ Diligence Faith Mountains Patience Remove]
I'm a grandmother with dogs and nice friends here in the Rocky mountains. Ever see the movie A River Runs Through It? That's where I live. It's beautiful, no two ways about it. Margot Kidder
[ Beautiful Dogs Ever Friends Grandmother Here Live Mountains Movie Nice River Rocky Runs See Through Two Ways Where]
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
[ Back Creativity Emotionally Fatal Get Helps Mistakes Mountains Natural Personally Politics Process Recover Reflect Restore Rhythms Touch Wilderness Wounding]
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
[ Bound Clouds Earth Free Hour How Inseparably Mountains Over Owned Rode Them World]
I was timid and frightened as a child. Yours truly did not shin up mountains or do any other kind of adventurous stuff. Kate Adie
[ Adventurous Any Child Did Frightened Kind Mountains Other Stuff Timid Truly Up Yours]
I would like to thank the people who encouraged me to draw army cartoons at a time when the gag man's conception of the army was one of mean ole sergeants and jeeps which jump over mountains. Bill Mauldin
[ Army Cartoons Conception Draw Encouraged Gag Jump Man Mean Mountains Ole Over Thank Time Which Would]
On the morrow the horizon was covered with clouds- a thick and impenetrable curtain between earth and sky, which unhappily extended as far as the Rocky Mountains. It was a fatality! Jules Verne
[ Between Covered Curtain Earth Extended Far Fatality Horizon Impenetrable Morrow Mountains Rocky Sky Thick Unhappily Which]
It's wonderful to be back. Back among the mountains that remind us of our vulnerability, our ultimate lack of control over the world we live in. Mountains that demand humility, and yield so much peace in return. Alex Lowe
[ Among Back Control Demand Humility Lack Live Mountains Much Our Over Peace Remind Return Ultimate Us Vulnerability Wonderful World Yield]
Come Fairies, take me out of this dull world, for I would ride with you upon the wind and dance upon the mountains like a flame! William Butler Yeats
[ Come Dance Dull Fairies Flame Mountains Out Ride Take Upon Wind World Would]
You know, I'm an eagle, flying around in the mountains. Link Wray
[ Around Eagle Flying Know Mountains]
You get used to sadness, growing up in the mountains, I guess. Loretta Lynn
[ Get Growing Guess Mountains Sadness Up Used]
As a result of the asthma I was sent to school in the country, and only visited Sydney for brief, violently asthmatic sojourns on my way to a house we owned in the Blue Mountains. Patrick White
[ Asthma Asthmatic Blue Brief Country House Mountains Only Owned Result School Sent Sydney Violently Visited Way]
As the contest proceeded, public interest increased and the entire country watched to see which company would win the big government subsidies through the mountains. John Moody
[ Big Company Contest Country Entire Government Increased Interest Mountains Proceeded Public See Subsidies Through Watched Which Win Would]
I would like to explore and see this country. I have had so many opportunities to see it from the air! I would like to climb the mountains that I wished I could climb at the time but had to get back to Washington. Janet Reno
[ Air Back Climb Could Country Explore Get Had Many Mountains Opportunities See Time Washington Wished Would]
Some years ago I gave a concert in the mountains with snow all around, and that was much colder. Andrea Bocelli
[ Ago Around Colder Concert Gave Mountains Much Snow Some Years]
What I mean by that is that the point of life, as I see it, is not to write books or scale mountains or sail oceans, but to achieve happiness, and preferably an unselfish happiness. Bernard Cornwell
[ Achieve Books Happiness Life Mean Mountains Oceans Point Preferably Sail Scale See Unselfish Write]
How glorious a greeting the sun gives the mountains! John Muir Inspirational
[ Gives Glorious Greeting How Mountains Sun]
All the fascination of King Solomon's Mines seems to be behind those great mountains and this I may add is a bit of advance work for mother, an entering wedge to my disappearing from sight for years and years in the Congo. Richard H. Davis
[ Add Advance Behind Bit Congo Disappearing Entering Fascination Great King May Mines Mother Mountains Seems Sight Solomon Those Wedge Work Years]
Commuting from New York to Hollywood to do this show gets more interesting every week. Before I used to think the country was just New York on one end and Los Angeles on the other, with sand and mountains in the middle. Bill Cullen
[ Angeles Before Commuting Country End Every Gets Hollywood Interesting Just Los Middle More Mountains New Other Sand Show Think Used Week York]
Within two hours of where I live, you have mountains and desert as location. I like the natural elements that abstract into light, texture, shape and shadow. Herb Ritts
[ Abstract Desert Elements Hours Into Light Live Location Mountains Natural Shadow Shape Texture Two Where Within]
So I've been pushed farther and farther out into the mountains, but at the same time realizing that that experience is really nice and I'm glad I'm getting pushed out there farther. Craig Kelly
[ Been Experience Farther Getting Glad Into Mountains Nice Out Pushed Realizing Really Same Time]
The color of the mountains is Buddha's body; the sound of running water is his great speech. Dogen
[ Body Buddha Color Great His Mountains Running Sound Speech Water]
If you wait for the perfect moment when all is safe and assured, it may never arrive. Mountains will not be climbed, races won, or lasting happiness achieved. Maurice Chevalier
[ Achieved Arrive Assured Climbed Happiness Lasting May Moment Mountains Never Perfect Races Safe Wait Will Won]
The man who gives up accomplishes nothing and is only a hindrance. The man who does not give up can move mountains. Ernest Hello
[ Accomplishes Does Give Gives Hindrance Man Mountains Move Nothing Only Up]
May your trails be crooked, winding, lonesome, dangerous, leading to the most amazing view. May your mountains rise into and above the clouds. Edward Abbey
[ Above Amazing Clouds Crooked Dangerous Into Leading Lonesome May Most Mountains Rise Trails View Winding Your]
Fertile soil, level plains, easy passage across the mountains, coal, iron, and other metals imbedded in the rocks, and a stimulating climate, all shower their blessings upon man. Ellsworth Huntington
[ Across Blessings Climate Coal Easy Fertile Iron Level Man Metals Mountains Other Passage Plains Rocks Shower Soil Stimulating Their Upon]
Never be discouraged. If I were sunk in the lowest pits of Nova Scotia, with the Rocky Mountains piled on me, I would hang on, exercise faith, and keep up good courage, and I would come out on top. Joseph Smith, Jr.
[ Come Courage Discouraged Exercise Faith Good Hang Keep Lowest Mountains Never Nova Out Piled Pits Rocky Scotia Sunk Top Up Were Would]
Mountains are earth's undecaying monuments. Nathaniel Hawthorne
[ Earth Monuments Mountains]
I'm not Candide, nor Dr Pangloss, but we know that faith moves mountains. Daniel Libeskind
[ Dr Faith Know Mountains Moves Nor]
Politics can be likened to driving at night over unfamiliar hills and mountains. Close attention must be paid to what the beam can reach and the next bend. David Trimble
[ Attention Beam Bend Close Driving Hills Likened Mountains Must Next Night Over Paid Politics Reach Unfamiliar]
We were also fortunate enough to engage in our service a Canadian Frenchmen, who had been with the Chayenne Indians on the Black mountains, and last summer descended thence by the Little Missouri. Meriwether Lewis
[ Also Been Black Canadian Descended Engage Enough Fortunate Frenchmen Had Indians Last Little Missouri Mountains Our Service Summer Thence Were]
The only Zen you can find on the tops of mountains is the Zen you bring up there. Robert M. Pirsig
[ Bring Find Mountains Only Tops Up Zen]
In the presence of eternity, the mountains are as transient as the clouds. Robert Green Ingersoll
[ Clouds Eternity Mountains Presence Transient]
I think that gravity sets into everything, including careers, but pendulums do swing and mountains do become valleys after a while... if you keep on walking. Sylvester Stallone
[ After Become Careers Everything Gravity Including Into Keep Mountains Sets Swing Think Valleys Walking While]
I have a fine lot of telescopes. I have one with which I can see the Mountains in the Moon. Ezra Cornell
[ Fine Lot Moon Mountains See Telescopes Which]
Before computers, telephone lines and television connect us, we all share the same air, the same oceans, the same mountains and rivers. We are all equally responsible for protecting them. Julia Louis-Dreyfus
[ Air Before Computers Connect Equally Lines Mountains Oceans Protecting Responsible Rivers Same Share Telephone Television Them Us]
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
[ Beauty Blue Climate Island Live Mountains Natural Plenty Ridge River Shores State Wonderful]
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
[ Because Climb Climbers Heart Kinds Mountains Rest Sings Their Those Two]
These mountains appear to be almost entirely composed of stratas of rock of various colours (mostly red) and are partially covered with a dwarfish growth of pine and cedar, which are the only species of timber to be seen. William Henry Ashley
[ Almost Appear Cedar Colours Composed Covered Dwarfish Entirely Growth Mostly Mountains Only Partially Pine Red Rock Seen Species These Timber Various Which]
China and India are close neighbours linked by mountains and rivers and the Chinese and Indian peoples have enjoyed friendly exchanges for thousands of years. Li Peng
[ China Chinese Close Enjoyed Exchanges Friendly India Indian Linked Mountains Neighbours Peoples Rivers Thousands Years]
Mountains are the beginning and the end of all natural scenery. John Ruskin
[ Beginning End Mountains Natural Scenery]
I've walked a lot in the mountains in Iceland. And as you come to a new valley, as you come to a new landscape, you have a certain view. If you stand still, the landscape doesn't necessarily tell you how big it is. It doesn't really tell you what you're looking at. The moment you start to move the mountain starts to move. Olafur Eliasson
[ Big Certain Come How Iceland Landscape Looking Lot Moment Mountain Mountains Move Necessarily New Really Stand Start Starts Still Tell Valley View Walked]
I think it's an individual thing. Your mountains are my molehills. Jena Malone
[ Individual Molehills Mountains Thing Think Your]
We can scale the heights of mountains and see the world rayed out before us, but we fail to recognize that which is before us. Ruth St. Denis
[ Before Fail Heights Mountains Out Recognize Scale See Us Which World]
Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. John Muir Wisdom
[ Climb Get Good Mountains Their Tidings]
Peter Lucas and I live in Durham but spend a great of time in North Wales, where we have a cottage in the mountains, and in Vermont, USA, with my sister - who is a children's writer married to a poet. Anne Stevenson
[ Children Cottage Great Live Lucas Married Mountains North Peter Poet Sister Spend Time Usa Vermont Wales Where Writer]
Nothing is more memorable than a smell. One scent can be unexpected, momentary and fleeting, yet conjure up a childhood summer beside a lake in the mountains. Diane Ackerman Nature
[ Beside Childhood Conjure Fleeting Lake Memorable Momentary More Mountains Nothing Scent Smell Summer Than Unexpected Up Yet]
It was night and I could see a large and calm lake, reflecting the moon. Black mountains rose around it. I arrived from between two of these mountains, I looked at the lake and the moon, and that was it, nothing else happened. Georges Simenon
[ Around Arrived Between Black Calm Could Else Happened Lake Large Looked Moon Mountains Night Nothing Reflecting Rose See These Two]
It isn't the mountains ahead to climb that wear you out; it's the pebble in your shoe. Muhammad Ali
[ Ahead Climb Mountains Out Pebble Shoe Wear Your]
I also used to work in the Catskill Mountains as a bus boy, and I performed in talent shows. Barry Mann
[ Also Boy Bus Mountains Performed Shows Talent Used Work]
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
[ Been Being Certainly Detail Drawing Elevated Full Greatly Large Mars Mountains Question Surface Watching Wonderfully]
Creede is built of new pine boards and lies between two immense mountains covered with pines and snow. Richard H. Davis
[ Between Boards Built Covered Immense Lies Mountains New Pine Snow Two]
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. Saint Augustine
[ Abroad Circular Compass Courses Go Heights Huge Long Men Motions Mountains Ocean Pass Rivers Sea Stars Themselves Vast Waves Without Wonder Wondering]