I don't train hard, I get drunk a lot.
(* he said this after team freeing free ryder on el cap)
I think Camels are the future.
(* we gave Amit shit because he was from israel, I guess they still actually use camels as transportation hahaha)
You may love the captain, but the captain doesn't give a shit about you.
(* Tom was talking to Alex Honnold on the bridge about when Ueli Steck took a huge fall on their speed ascent of the nose)
Once I ate fish and chips there times in one day.
(* this guy was full of funny things to say, he said this the day after he got off mescalito on el cap using homemade portaledges)
It's the most epic part of your life so far, make it count. Remember that you love approaches, love descents, love hauling, and love being hungry, tired and scared.
(* He commented this on one of my blog posts when I was talking about being unmotivated. A pretty good testament to wall climbing)
It's the most epic part of your life so far, make it count.
Remember that you love approaches, love descents, love hauling, and love being hungry, tired and scared.
P: If you die we split your gear.
M: If I die, burry me with my gear... I hear there's brimstone in hell.
Big wall climbing consisted of hours and hours of boredom interrupted by moments of sheer terror.
In his amazing account of life in Auschwitz "Man's Search for Meaning", Viktor Frankl describes finding purpose in life only after being stripped of everything and facing death daily.