„You don't have to be a fantastic hero to do certain things — to compete. You can be just an ordinary chap, sufficiently motivated to reach challenging goals. The intense effort, the giving of everything you've got, is a very pleasant bonus.“

— Edmund Percival Hillary, As quoted in 1000 Brilliant Achievement Quotes (2004) by David Deford, p. 4

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