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Inspirational Hiking Quotes

Flickr/Andrea Moroni

May your trails be crooked, winding, lonesome, dangerous, leading to the most amazing view. May your mountains rise into and above the clouds.
–Edward Abbey

Inspirational Hiking Quotes

Flickr/Michael Matti

Quote #1

Matthew Paulson

Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out going to the mountains is going home; that wilderness is a necessity...
― John Muir

Quote #2

Flickr/Eric Snopel

In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous
–Aristotle

Quote #3

Flickr/Monty VanderBilt

The experienced mountain climber is not intimidated by a mountain he is inspired by it.
– William Arthur Ward

Quote #4

Flickr/Monty VanderBilt

It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.
– Edmund Hillary

Quote #5

Flickr/Hindrik Sijens

I took a walk in the woods and came out taller than the trees.
–Henry David Thoreau

Quote #6

Flickr/Andrea Moroni

May your trails be crooked, winding, lonesome, dangerous, leading to the most amazing view. May your mountains rise into and above the clouds.
–Edward Abbey

Quote #7

Flickr/Universal Pops

Now I see the secret of making the best person, it is to grow in the open air and to eat and sleep with the earth.
–Walt Whitman

Quote #8

Flickr/Bureau of Land Management

Wilderness is  not a luxury but a necessity of the human spirit, and as vital to our lives as water and good bread.
–Edward Abbey

Quote #9

Flickr/Mark Stevens

Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.
–Frank LLoyd Wright

Quote #10

Flickr/George Lamson

When preparing to climb a mountain – pack a light heart.
–Dan May

Quote #11

Flickr/Tony Hammond

I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived.
–Henry David Thoreau

Quote #12

Flickr/Michael Matti

Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees.
–John Muir

Quote #13

Flickr/Thomas Shahan

Mountain hikes instilled in me a life-long urge to get to the top of any inviting summit or peak.
–Paul D. Boyer

Quote #14

Flickr/Moyan Brenn

The greatest adventure is what lies ahead
–J.R.R. Tolkien

Quote #15

Flickr/gato-gato-gato

Because in the end, you won’t remember the time you spent working in the office or mowing your lawn. Climb that goddamn mountain.
–Jack Kerouac

Quote #16

Flickr/Chloe Hague

I think that I cannot preserve my health and spirits, unless I spend four hours a day at least–and it is commonly more than that–sauntering through the woods and over the hills and fields, absolutely free from all worldly engagements.
–Henry David Thoreau

Quote #17

Flickr/MRHSfan

Come forth into the light of things. Let Nature be your teacher.
–William Wordsworth

Quote #18

Flickr/Ken

I only went for a walk, and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in.
—John Muir

Quote #19

Flickr/Charles Knowles

Live in the sunshine, swim in the sea,/Drink the wild air’s salubrity
–Ralph Waldo Emerson

Quote #20

Flickr/Chris Zielecki

We don’t stop hiking because we grow old – we grow old because we stop hiking.
–Finis Mitchell

Quote #21

Flickr/Max Kipp

Look deep into nature and you will understand everything better.
–Albert Einstein

Quote #22

Flickr/@doug88888

Great things are done when men and mountains meet.
–William Blake