Zen of Mountains and Climbing (The): Wit, Wisdom, and Inspiration
The Zen of Mountains and Climbing: Wit, Wisdom, and Inspiration
For all those who have felt the exhilaration and elation of ascending into the mountains comes this stirring book of quotes dedicated to the love of climbing. With quotations as varying as ancient proverbs, to the voices of nature lovers such as John Muir and Henry David Thoreau, to unexpected sources such as Dr. Seuss and actress Kate Winslet, this book strives to capture the emotional essence of facing the mountain. Adding a bit of flair, simple illustrations along the bottom of each page create an animated "flip book" depicting climbers in action.