“With enough determination, any bloody idiot can get up this hill,” Hall observed. “The trick is to get back down alive.” Jon Krakauer, Into Thin Air “K2 is not some malevolent being, lurking there above the Baltoro, waiting to get us. It’s just there. It’s indifferent. It’s an inanimate mountain made of rock, ice, and snow. […]
Marie: Don’t you believe in anything? Merchant: I believe in what I own. I love money. I hate death. Marie: You’ll die like everyone else. Merchant: I will bury them all.