#4810m

"There have been joys too great to be described in words, and there have been griefs upon which I have not dared to dwell; and with these in mind I say: Climb if you will, but remember that courage and strength are naught without prudence, and that a momentary negligence may destroy the happiness of … Continue reading #4810m

The mountains and the clouds and the sky

"The mountains are not stadiums where I satisfy my ambitions to achieve. They are my cathedrals, the houses of my religion. Their presence is grand and pure. In their presence I attempt to understand my life, to purify myself of earthly vanity, greed and fear. From their vantage point, I view my past, dream of … Continue reading The mountains and the clouds and the sky