Monthly Archives: October 2011

Visual Soliloquy #340 There is no enlightenment outside of daily life…

There is no enlightenment outside of daily life. ~ Thich Nhat Hanh

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Antarctica Countdown 58 Days and Counting: Life in the Freezer

I’ve often thought about doing a climbing fundraiser by spending some time in a freezer…it would also make good downsuit practice time. Anyone got any deep freeze connections or grocer connections for such an event? In the meantime, my mind … Continue reading

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Visual Soliloquy #339 As soon as we wish to be happier, we are no longer happy…

As soon as we wish to be happier, we are no longer happy. ~ Walter Landor

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Visual Soliloquy #338 Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible…

Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible. Dalai Lama

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Antarctica Countdown 60 Days and Counting: It’s Not About the Mountain

It’s not about the mountain. But at the same time, it is. I spoke to a conference of 1000 youth leaders yesterday and have been reflecting on why I climb mountains since. My mind keeps stealing the title of Lance’s … Continue reading

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Visual Soliloquy #337 I never came upon any of my discoveries through the process of rational thinking…

I never came upon any of my discoveries through the process of rational thinking. –Einstein

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