This inspiring quote is not from a bad-ass climber.

Via on Mar 24, 2012

Life is either
a daring adventure,
or
nothing.

Security does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it.

Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than exposure.

~ Helen Keller

Heard this quote read aloud at the Spot Gym for trivia night, last night. “This quote is not from a bad ass climber,” they said. “Who said it?” ~ ed.

Bonus: Daniel Woods, a Boulder, Colorado-based bad-ass climber:
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Image: Bouldering Book, linked above.

About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | facebook.com/elephantjournal | twitter.com/elephantjournal | facebook.com/waylonhlewis | twitter.com/waylonlewis | Google+ For more: publisherelephantjournalcom

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4 Responses to “This inspiring quote is not from a bad-ass climber.”

  1. Eric says:

    Damn. Just….damn.

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