82 Mountain Quotes

Let these inspirational mountain quotes encourage you to keep climbing the mountains we all face in life.

Inspirational words of wisdom to share with others. If you are looking to inspire your adventurous side, have a read through our collection of best mountain quotes and feel free to share them!

We all love a good mountain, don't we?! But what is it about the mountain that we love so much? Is it that they are so jaw-droppingly alluring, that they impose such incredible challenges, or is it the reward that you will inevitably attain after the struggle of the climb?
Whatever it is the mountain gives to you, the sense of adventure you will acquire from the mountains is something unexplainable and can only be understood once experienced.

I find that mountains are a perfect metaphor for life, if we treat life like that mountain peak that we will aim to conquer, we will find ourselves on our journey to success and prosperity. I hope that you find inspiration from these mountain quotes and that they help to change your perception for the better, and once you reach the top of the mountain make sure you take time to relish the views.




Best Mountain Quotes



    Your willpower teaches us that every mountain is an opportunity to touch the sky. Dan Bullock, ‎Raul Sanchez, How to Communicate Effectively With Anyone, Anywhere
  1. Your willpower teaches us that every mountain is an opportunity to touch the sky.
    Dan Bullock, ‎Raul Sanchez, How to Communicate Effectively With Anyone, Anywhere
    Willpower Quotes



  2. I just feel at home in the mountains. It's who I am, plain and simple.
    Skiing - Dec 2001
    Home Quotes



  3. It's on the mountain that God reveals to us our weaknesses and insecurities. We find in our relationship with him strength we didn't know existed.
    Jarrett Stephens, The Mountains Are Calling
    God Quotes



  4. God tells you that if you do not harbor doubt in your heart, you can speak to the mountains in your life and they must obey you.
    Joan E. Murray Called and Chosen for Destiny
    Gods Love Quotes



  5. Sometimes in life, we don't get to choose the mountain; it chooses us. Neal McCoy, A New Mountain to Climb
  6. Sometimes in life, we don't get to choose the mountain; it chooses us.
    Neal McCoy, A New Mountain to Climb
    Choices



  7. Your triumphs, your losses and your hardships are all for a reason and rest assured, you do deserve the chance to climb every mountain you face. Climb them all with pride. You will reap untold rewards.
    Deborah Simpson, Chronicles of a Sage
    Pride



  8. Whatever mountain you are facing, have the mentality that you are going to answer it.
    Andrew Mutondoro, Ask & Receive
    Mindset



  9. In every trial, in every mountain you face in life, Jesus has the ability to bring you joy.
    Eavan Gilhuly, Recognize: 50 Days of Devotion
    Jesus



  10. When a man climbs to some mountain height, he sees the relative size and importance of things in a way which he never could from the plains below.
    J. Sidlow Baxter, Awake My Heart
    Perspective



  11. Humans learn how to dominate and conquer. It is what we do. But the mountain remains the same — and sometimes she turns and bites so damn hard that we all recoil in terror. For a while. Then we return.
Bear Grylls, Climbing Everest
  12. Humans learn how to dominate and conquer. It is what we do. But the mountain remains the same — and sometimes she turns and bites so damn hard that we all recoil in terror. For a while. Then we return.
    Bear Grylls, Climbing Everest
    Perseverance



  13. Life has provided, and will continue to provide, challenging mountains for all of us. We will never know how high we can climb until we climb without fear. And when we climb without fear, we never need be disappointed with how high we climb.
    Dave Blanchard, Today I Begin a New Life
    Fear



  14. If you speak in faith, your faith can move mountains.
    John Eckhardt, Prayers that Move Mountains: Power Prayers that Bring Answers From Heaven
    Faith



  15. You have power to move mountains. You have power to cast out darkness. You have power over fear.
    Samuel Rodriguez, From Survive to Thrive
    Power



  16. You can't stay on the mountain forever, even if going down the mountain means facing pain.
    Susan Ward Diamond, The Daily Grind: God with Your Coffee
    Pain



  17. Nature's literature is written in mountain-ranges along the sky, rising to heaven in triumphant songs in long ridge and dome and clustering peak. John Muir, John of the Mountains: The Unpublished Journals of John Muir
  18. Nature's literature is written in mountain-ranges along the sky, rising to heaven in triumphant songs in long ridge and dome and clustering peak.
    John Muir, John of the Mountains
    Nature



  19. I love the mountains because they are symbols of our lives.
    Doris Lee McCoy, America's New Future
    Love



  20. The mountains make me feel free, free from everything, every stressful thought just disappears.
    Derek N. Tate, Learn, Enjoy, Flow & Grow
    Fear



  21. I can never feel completely alone when I come here to the mountains. The mountains make me feel like I'm part of something, even when I feel there is no one.
    Evelyn Moores, Spirits of the Coastals
    Feeling Quotes



  22. Your perseverance will be tested when challenges come your way. When there is mountain for you to climb.
    Ezekiel Adetoro, How Was Your Day
    Challenge



  23. I hear there is a rainbow of dreams over the next mountain range. Donna Lynn, Dial Love
  24. I hear there is a rainbow of dreams over the next mountain range.
    Donna Lynn, Dial Love
    Rainbow



  25. The mountain's true life is the life of birds and pebbles, trees and rivers—the same life as yours.
    Dainin Katagiri, You Have to Say Something: Manifesting Zen Insight
    River



  26. Nature, whether it's experienced on a path just outside of town or on top of a mountain, is where I contemplate and recreate, and as cliché as it sounds, it's what fills my cup and makes me happy.
    Corinne Gaffner Garcia, Trail Mix
    Happiness



  27. Every mountain teaches us the sense of eternity, every flower, when it fades, teaches us the sense of fleetingness. The ocean teaches us, how to retain peace among adversities, and love always teaches us Love.
    Margaret Hebblethwaite, The Living Spirit
    Ocean



  28. The truth is you cannot climb a mountain if you are afraid to leave the security of a safe shelter.
    Pat Williams, ‎David Wimbish, Secrets from the Mountain
    Strength and Courage



  29. Invest in the success of others. When you help someone up a mountain, you'll find yourself close to the summit too. John Mason, Know Your Limits - Then Ignore Them
  30. Invest in the success of others. When you help someone up a mountain, you'll find yourself close to the summit too.
    John Mason, Know Your Limits - Then Ignore Them
    Helping Others



  31. Inspirational Mountain Quotes



  32. Sun, rain, curving sky mountain, oceans, leaf and stone star shine, moon glow you're all that I can call my own. Maya Angelou, Woman Work
    Famous Quotes



  33. It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves. Edmund Hillary
    Inspirational Quotes



  34. And when you have reached the mountain top, then you shall begin to climb. Kahlil Gibran
    Short Inspirational Quotes



  35. Carve a tunnel of hope through the dark mountain of disappointment. Martin Luther King, Jr.
    Hope



  36. Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed. Charles Schulz
    Funny Birthday Quotes



  37. It isn't the mountains ahead to climb that wear you out; it's the pebble in your shoe. Muhammad Ali
    Cute Quotes



  38. You keep putting one foot in front of the other, and then one day you look back and you've climbed a mountain. Tom Hiddleston
    Motivational



  39. "Never be afraid to seek help to get back on your feet. It doesn't matter how many times you lose your way, keep on keepin' on and one of these times you'll finally reach the destination you've been looking for." Carson Tompkins, 2017 Tobique Valley High School Valedictorian
    High School Graduation Quotes



  40. Start calling yourself healed, happy, whole, blessed, and prosperous. Stop talking to God about how big your mountains are, and start talking to your mountains about how big your God is! Joel Osteen
    Quotes about God



  41. Courage wasn't a matter of taking the whole mountain in a single massive leap. Courage was taking it one step at a time, doing what was necessary now, preparing for the next step, and refusing to worry about whether some step in the future would be the one that would break him. Kell Tainer - Star War Quotes
    Courage



  42. No matter how tall the mountain is, it cannot block the sun. Chinese Proverb
  43. No matter how tall the mountain is, it cannot block the sun. Chinese Proverb
    Wise



  44. ...only if you've been in the deepest valley can you ever know how magnificent it is to be on the highest mountain. Richard Nixon
    Amazing



  45. When faced with a large project, remember you move a mountain one stone at a time. Catherine Pulsifer
    Words of Encouragement



  46. It is the faith that steers us through stormy seas, faith that moves mountains and faith that jumps across the ocean. Gandhi
    Faith



  47. From a distance, it may appear that there is only one mountain. Sometimes, the distance to the first mountain is enough of a stretch before looking beyond. Life is much the same way in that we all can see at least one mountain that's visible... Every person in every country, in every city, town, village or rural area has a mountain in their life. This mountain may take on several shapes and sizes but it is a mountain; it's your personal mountain. Byron Pulsifer, Motivational Mountains
    Life Quotes



  48. If we never go through any valleys how will we know when we've reached a mountain top? How will we know if the mountain is even any good if all our lives we stay up on the mountain and never experience any valleys? I know we'd all like to avoid those "valleys" at all costs, but the most growth for anything happens during adversity. Kim Bloomer, Adversity, What Is It Good For?
    Adversity



  49. Adventure isn't hanging on a rope off the side of a mountain. Adventure is an attitude that we must apply to the day to day obstacles of life - facing new challenges, seizing new opportunities, testing our resources against the unknown and in the process, discovering our own unique potential. John Amatt
    Adventure



  50. You're off to great places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, so get on your way! Dr. Seuss
    Good Day



  51. The funny thing though is how life's mountain seems to take on a different pitch and steepness when they move out. It seems, that for a short while anyways, one gets to delve into a normal life doing what you always wanted to do, going anywhere you want without having to put up with all the moans and funny faces a daughter makes at you when she hits those teenage years. Byron Pulsifer, Grrrrh Life's Mountains
    Funny



  52. So, what do you do to climb the mountain, to break the barrier, and to move beyond a dream. The best dreams are those that come to fruition. How is this done? The advice of William Arthur Ward applies to this situation wherein he said, "Begin while others are procrastinating. Work while others are wishing." Byron Pulsifer
    Dream



  53. Everyone wants to live on top of the mountain, but all the happiness and growth occurs while you're climbing it. Andy Rooney
    Growth



  54. The mountain forged from the molehill, easily soldered
    Can the molehill from the mountain so easily be moulded?
    I don't think you can hack it down with an axe
    The best way I can think of is to just relax.
    Alessandra Liverani, How To Make A Mountain Out Of A Molehill
    Motivational Poems



  55. We all need to plant seeds in order to spring to life. Similarly, you can't climb a mountain starting at the top. It takes preparation, tools, skills and a set path to follow one step at a time. Catherine Pulsifer
    Preparation



  56. Men trip not on mountains they trip on molehills. Chinese Proverb
  57. Men trip not on mountains they trip on molehills. Chinese Proverb
    Funny Quotes about Life



  58. I feel there's an existential angst among young people. I didn't have that. They see enormous mountains, where I only saw one little hill to climb. Sergey Brin, Co-founder of Google
    Inspirational Quotes for Students



  59. "If we just sit around hoping, wishing, and wondering if our dreams will come true, they won't. But if we have a dream and back it with faith and action, mountains will crumble, doors will open, and people will show up to help." David DeNotaris
    Positive Quotes



  60. Seek not to climb to mountain's top
    Nor sail the oceans wide
    For Paradise's happy glade
    Is waiting deep inside...
    John McLeod, Seek Not To Climb...
    Poems about Life



  61. I am convinced that the jealous, the angry, the bitter and the egotistical are the first to race to the top of mountains. A confident person enjoys the journey, the people they meet along the way and sees life not as a competition. Shannon L. Alder
    Journey



  62. It's important to know that words don't move mountains. Work, exacting work moves mountains. Danilo Dolci
    Inspirational Quotes for Work



  63. Do what you will, withdraw to the mountains, sit in a forest, you cannot live in isolation. You can live only in relationship, and as long as relationship is not understood, there can be no right action. Right action comes in understanding relationship, which reveals the process of oneself. Jiddu Krishnamurti
    Relationship



  64. Simple can be harder than complex: You have to work hard to get your thinking clean to make it simple. But it’s worth it in the end because once you get there, you can move mountains. Steve Jobs
    Simplicity



  65. Maybe you will have to accept blame for a situation you did not create, or you may have to apologize even though you did nothing wrong. But, the real point is that everyone faces a relationship mountain sooner or later and that it is up to the individual who sees the mountain to initiate the resolution. Byron Pulsifer
    Blame



  66. The experienced mountain climber is not intimidated by a mountain - he is inspired by it. The persistent winner is not discouraged by a problem - he is challenged by it. Mountains are created to be conquered; adversities are designed to be defeated; problems are sent to be solved. It is better to master one mountain than a thousand foothills. William Arthur Ward
    Discouragement



  67. Adventure isn't hanging on a rope off the side of a mountain. Adventure is an attitude that we must apply to the day to day obstacles of life. John Amatt
    Challenge



  68. So you see I am not shut out from the region of the beautiful, though my hand cannot perceive the brilliant colors in the sunset or on the mountain, or reach into the blue depths of the sky. Helen Keller, The World I Live In and Optimism: A Collection of Essays
    Beauty



  69. You raise me up, so I can stand on mountains;
    You raise me up, to walk on stormy seas;
    I am strong, when I am on your shoulders;
    You raise me up... To more than I can be.
    Josh Groban, You Raise Me Up
    Good Graduation Songs



  70. Our task, regarding creativity, is to help children climb their own mountains, as high as possible. No one can do more. Loris Malaguzzi
    Creativity



  71. What's important is how frequently you're happy, not how intensely. Those peaks of happiness - getting swept off your feet, scaling a mountain top, winning a bundle in Las Vegas - are nice, but happiness comes down to being quietly content most of the time. Dr. Joyce Brothers
    Happiness



  72. Your faith can move mountains and your doubt can create them. Swami Vivekananda
    Doubt



  73. Just remember that a mountain is not taken down in one big scoop but is done by taking one small chuck away at time. Byron Pulsifer, Do Or Do Not
    Encouraging



  74. However, some people are chronic procrastinators. If you are constantly not getting things done and have a mountain of excuses lined up to 'explain' the reasons why you are unable to do them; then look in the mirror and you will see a 'procrastinator.' K. B. Bryson, Overcoming Procrastination
    Procrastination



  75. Be like a mountain; do not let anything disturb your inner peace. Debasish Mridha
  76. Be like a mountain; do not let anything disturb your inner peace. Debasish Mridha
    Inner Peace



  77. Never cry because you have mountains of problem in your hands to solve. Always smile because each problems will someday resolve. Santosh Kalwar
    Smile Quotes



  78. It is not enough to sing when the sun shines and the road lies level. We must learn to sing most lustily when the light fades and the mountain is steep. Brad Hanson
    Encouraging Poems



  79. A single man of one, only pebbles can be moved, but many men together, stands no mountain that can't move. Robert M. Hensel
    Teamwork



  80. Great things are done when men and mountains meet; this is not done by jostling in the street. William Blake
    Greatness



  81. Climb the mountain so you can see the world, not so the world can see you. Author Unknown
    Short Positive Quotes



  82. Men seek out retreats for themselves in the country, by the seaside, on the mountains… nowhere can a man find a retreat more peaceful or more free from trouble than his own soul. Marcus Aurelius
    Peace



  83. Furl your passion with action, and let that action come from determination, and where determination will guide you through the most difficult of mountain passes just like a well-prepared engine. Byron Pulsifer, Key Instructions For Life
    Passion



  84. The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones. Confucius
    Action



  85. Live your life each day as you would climb a mountain. An occasional glance towards the summit keeps the goal in mind, but many beautiful scenes are to be observed from each new vantage point. Harold B. Melchart
    Live Life



  86. The wind howls, but the mountain remains still. Japanese Proverb
    Proverbs



  87. On tops of mountains, as everywhere to hopeful souls, it is always morning. Henry David Thoreau
    Morning



  88. Be master of your petty annoyances and conserve your energies for the big, worthwhile things. It isn't the mountain ahead that wears you out - it's the grain of sand in your shoe. Robert Service
    Positive Energy



  89. Love and gratitude can part seas, move mountains, and create miracles. Rhonda Byrne
  90. Love and gratitude can part seas, move mountains, and create miracles. Rhonda Byrne
    Gratitude



  91. In the latter years of your life, your happiness and your self-esteem will be determined by the mountains you surmounted, the valleys you climbed out of, and the life and/or career that you forged for yourself. Maya Angelou
    Self Esteem



  92. Life is full of nuances and bumps, and slides and hills. There is always a challenge to meet, a mountain to climb, a river to cross but there is also the beauty of the moment, the peace of a babbling brook, the quiet solitude of sitting alone with nature, and the comfort found in friendship. Catherine Pulsifer, One Secret of Happiness
    Nature


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