Edmund Hillary

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Sir Edmund Hillary and Sherpa Tenzing Norgay in Wellington, taken 11 August 1971 by an unidentified Evening Post staff photographer. On the 29th May 1953 Edmund Hillary and Sherpa Tenzing Norgay were the first men to reach the summit of Mount Everest.
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Edmund Hillary, 60 anni fa la conquista dell'Everest
Edmund Hilary
a pair of scissors laying in the snow next to a hand and foot print on it
Sir Edmund Hillary’s Yeti
xSir Edmund Hilary has much fame after his climbs up the Everest he does not need to mar his reputation, by indicating he saw a mythical creature like the Yeti. Yet he did so. He obviously believed the existence of Yeti, and mounted expeditions to search for it. Probably what he never expected was how determined Yetis were to make themselves hidden.
a cartoon drawing of a man sitting on top of a mountain with the caption, a mountain of a man
National Library of New Zealand
SIr Edmund Hillary - Summary of Life
a green and white dinosaur with a quote on it that says i have discovered that even the medocre can have adventures and even the fearless can achieve
32 Quotes From Famous Explorers On How To Satisfy Your Wanderlust
I have discovered that even the mediocre can have adventures and even the fearful can achieve. – Edmund Hillary
a painting of a man holding a knife in front of snow covered mountains and clouds
MY PASSION
Sir Edmund Hillary New Zealand Mountaineer Who Conquered Mt Everest.
a mountain covered in snow with a quote on it
"I will come again & conquer you because as a mountain you can’t grow, but as a human, I can.” - Sir Edmund Hillary
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1. "It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves." 2. Nobody climbs mountains for scientific reasons. Science is used to raise money for the expeditions, but you really climb for the hell of it." 3. "People do not decide to become extraordinary. They decide to accomplish extraordinary things." - Edmund Hillary
two skiers walking up a snowy hill with the quote life's a bit like mountaineering never look down
Edmund Hillary
an older man wearing a blue shirt and tie looking into the distance with his eyes wide open
Edmund Hillary
Sir Edmund Hillary
black and white photograph of a man wearing a puffy jacket
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Sir Edmund Hillary 1953 - first to climb Mount Everest with Sherpa, Tenzing Norgay. Mount Everest is the highest point on earth, 29,028 ft.
a man standing in front of a frozen waterfall wearing ski goggles and a hat
Mountaineering
Sir Edmund Hillary
Edmund Hillary & Tenzin Norgay  First to reach the top of Everest Berg, Expedition, Alpen, The Top
Edmund Hillary & Tenzing Norgay
Edmund Hillary & Tenzin Norgay First to reach the top of Everest
the quote people don't decide to become extraordinary they decide to accomplish extraordinary things
Minimalist Typography Prints by ABookOfWords on Etsy
Quote by Edmund Hillary: "People do not decide to become extraordinary. They decide to accomplish extraordinary things." » Shop our minimalist prints on Etsy & in our online shop (link in bio) » Follow A Book of Words for more inspiration!