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George Leigh Mallory - Quotes

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What we get from this adventure is just sheer joy. And joy is, after all, the end of life. We do not live to eat and make money.

What we get from this adventure is just sheer joy. And joy is, after all, the end of life. We do not live to eat and make money.

The highest of the world's mountains, it seems, has to make but a single gesture of magnificence to be the lord of all, vast in unchallenged and isolated supremacy. ---->>>

The first question which you will ask and which I must try to answer is this; What is the use of climbing Mount Everest? and my answer must at once be, it is no use. There is not the slightest prospect of any gain whatsoever. ---->>>

We will stomp to the top with the wind in our teeth. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: British
Born: June 18, 1886
Birthplace: Mobberley, Cheshire, England
Die: 06-21, 2015
Occupation: Celebrity
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George Herbert Leigh Mallory (18 June 1886 – 8 or 9 June 1924) was an English mountaineer who took part in the first three British expeditions to Mount Everest, in the early 1920s. During the 1924 British Mount Everest expedition, Mallory and his climbing partner, Andrew "Sandy" Irvine, disappeared on the North-East ridge during their attempt to make the first ascent of the world's highest mountain (wikipedia)