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  • Al Neuharth
    Al Neuharth
    American businessman, author, and columnist 1924-2013
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    The difference between a mountain and a molehill is your perspective.
  • William Faulkner
    William Faulkner
    American writer 1897-1962
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    The man who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.
  • Carl von Clausewitz
    Carl von Clausewitz
    Prussian general and military 1780-1831
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    A general who allows himself to be decisively defeated in an extended mountain position deserves to be court-martialled.
    Source: On War (1832) Ch. 17
  • Fred A. Allen
    Fred A. Allen
    American comic 1894-1957
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    A molehill man is a pseudo-busy executive who comes to work at 9 am and finds a molehill on his desk. He has until 5 p.m. to make this molehill into a mountain. An accomplished molehill man will often have his mountain finished before lunch.
  • Sri Swami Sivananda
    Sri Swami Sivananda
    Indian Hindu spiritual teacher 1887-1963
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    A mountain is composed of tiny grains of earth. The ocean is made up of tiny drops of water. Even so, life is but an endless series of little details, actions, speeches, and thoughts. And the consequences whether good or bad of even the least of them are far-reaching.
  • Bayard Taylor
    Bayard Taylor
    American poet, travel author, and diplomat 1825-1878
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    Above Coblentz almost every mountain has a ruin and a legend. One feels everywhere the spirit of the past, and its stirring recollections come back upon the mind with irresistible force.
  • Matthew Arnold
    Matthew Arnold
    British critic and poet 1822-1888
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    Bald as the bare mountain tops are bald, with a baldness full of grandeur.
  • William Arthur Ward
    William Arthur Ward
    American writer and poet 1921-1994
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    Better to master one mountain than a thousand foothills.
  • Brandi Carlile
    Brandi Carlile
    American singer-songwriter and producer 1981-
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    Colorado is an oasis, an otherworldly mountain place. I've played so many shows in Colorado that I think I'm the Colorado house band.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    Creating a new theory is not like destroying an old barn and erecting a skyscraper in its place. It is rather like climbing a mountain, gaining new and wider views, discovering unexpected connections between our starting points and its rich environment.
    Source: The evolution of physics (1938)
  • Brock Yates
    Brock Yates
    American journalist and author 1933-2016
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    Don't get me wrong, I think bikes are terrific. I own several of my own, including a trendy mountain style, and ride them for pleasure and light exercise.
  • Sir John Lubbock
    Sir John Lubbock
    British statesman and banker 1834-1913
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    Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers, the mountain and the sea, are excellent schoolmasters, and teach some of us more than we can ever learn from books.
  • Bill Gurley
    Bill Gurley
    American businessman 1966-
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    Facebook has stitched together your social graph. The idea of an interest graph is to bring together everyone that has shared interests. If I can isolate the people who are into mountain biking in Marin, in one place, the ability to put ads against that is really high.
  • Robert H. Schuller
    Robert H. Schuller
    American Christian televangelist, pastor, motivational speaker, and au 1926-2015
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    For every mountain there is a miracle.
  • Bhagavad Gita
    Bhagavad Gita
    Hindu scripture in Sanskrit
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    For those who wish to climb the mountain of spiritual awareness, the path is selfless work. For those who have attained the summit of union with the Lord, the path is stillness and peace.
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