19 Total Quotes

Alex Lowe Quotes

When you remove the risk, you remove the challenge. When you remove the challenge, you wither on the vine.
Alex Lowe
#American Athlete Quotes

It's the journey toward doing these harder climbs that really gives value to the whole activity of climbing.
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#American Athlete Quotes #Journey

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.
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#American Athlete Quotes #Control

Rather than being a risk-taker as such, I consider myself and my climbing peers to be risk-controllers, and we just enjoy being in this situation and keeping risk at a reasonable level.
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#Risk

There are two kinds of climbers, those who climb because their heart sings when they're in the mountains, and all the rest.
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#American Athlete Quotes #Heart

This trip is about friendship, being in the hills with good friends and focusing on everyone's goals and aspirations.
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#Aspirations

I think climbing is less a sport and more a hobby, and as such, I think everybody's a beginning climber.
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#American Athlete Quotes #Beginning

Identifying and overcoming natural fear is one of the pleasing struggles intrinsic to climbing.
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#American Athlete Quotes #Fear

I often start into these trips knowing that there's an underlying purpose that transcends merely climbing a peak.
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#Purpose

You never know everything there is to know about climbing; the mountains are too varied and the weather changes too often.
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#Mountains

The best climber in the world is the one that has the most fun.
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#American Athlete Quotes #Fun

Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.
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#Adventure

The autumn show is definitely going to be the event of the year in Enfield.
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#Autumn