Edmund Hillary Quotes

Home » Authors » Edmund Hillary
  • Other Quotes
  • 1
  • 2

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.

Tags: | Edmund Hillary,Yourself,Take Advantage,

I can remember when I first went into the Himalayan area way back in 1951. Money, for instance, was not important at all to the local people. But now, finance has become just as important to them as it is to us, and this is a change maybe not for the better.

Tags: | Edmund Hillary,Change,Money,People,

Good planning is important. I've also regarded a sense of humor as one of the most important things on a big expedition. When you're in a difficult or dangerous situation, or when you're depressed about the chances of success, someone who can make you laugh eases the tension.

Tags: | Edmund Hillary,Success,Humor,Planning,

Good planning is important. I've also regarded a sense of humor as one of the most important things on a big expedition. When you're in a difficult or dangerous situation, or when you're depressed about the chances of success, someone who can make you laugh eases the tension.

Tags: | Edmund Hillary,Success,Good,Planning,

My most important projects have been the building and maintaining of schools and medical clinics for my dear friends in the Himalaya and helping restore their beautiful monasteries, too.

Tags: | Edmund Hillary,Beautiful,Friends,Building,

I have enjoyed great satisfaction from my climb of Everest and my trips to the poles. But there's no doubt that my most worthwhile things have been the building of schools and medical clinics.

Tags: | Edmund Hillary,Great,Climb,Building,

Nobody climbs mountains for scientific reasons. Science is used to raise money for the expeditions, but you really climb for the hell of it.

Tags: | Edmund Hillary,Science,Mountains,Climb,

Ever since the morning of May 29, 1953, when Tenzing Norgay and I became the first climbers to step onto the summit of Mount Everest, I've been called a great adventurer.

Tags: | Edmund Hillary,Great,Step,Everest,

My relationship with the mountains actually started when I was 16. Every year, a group used to be taken from Auckland Grammar down to the Tangariro National Park for a skiing holiday.

Tags: | Edmund Hillary,Mountains,Holiday,Group,

Edmund Hillary

With the help of this images you can make your own " Edmund Hillary Image Quotes"

1953 British Mount Everest expedition - Wikipedia
Edmund Hillary - Wikipedia
Sir Edmund Hillary | New Zealand explorer | Britannica.com
Sir Edmund Hillary | New Zealand explorer | Britannica.com

All the Images, Wallpapers, Backgrounds, Pictures, Graphics, Arts are Copyrighted to The Respective Creators, Designers and Authors.
We Don't Intend to Showcase Copyright Images, Pictures, Graphics, Arts.
The Wallpapers, Arts, Graphics available on our website are for Personal Use Only (For Desktops, Laptops, Mobiles, Tablets Screen Backgrounds).
None of the Image should be used for Commercial Purpose.