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The Right Mountain: Lessons From Everest On The Real Meaning Of Success
by Jim Hayhurst
It happened in 1988, and a man named Jim Hayhurst was there to witness it. Two men died trying to climb Mount Everest. They died because they failed to understand themselves and their goals. They attempted a climb that was not for them. They were not on the right mountain. The Right Mountain is Jim's story of that climb. It is a riveting account of how traditional ...more
Published January 18th 2002 by Wiley
(first published March 19th 1996)
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This has some great analogies or applicable lessons to life. There are some great quotes too. This is really only a 100 page book. There are so many pictures and chapters. I would recommend this to anyone who is going through a difficult challenge or if they are wanting to do some self-assessment.
Jul 27, 2016 Susanna rated it really liked it · review of another edition
Okei, reissu oli -80 -luvulta, mutta silti luin tän mielelläni. Jotkut/monet asiat ei vaan vuorilla muutu. Ja näköjään vuorikiipeily ja elämä ylipäätään ovat enemmän kuin helposti rinnastettavissa. Keräsin repullisen sitaatteja tästä lyhyestä kirjasta ja mietin omaa lokakuista reissuani perusleiriin vuonna 2015. Ei välttämättä kyllä anna kovin paljon sellaisille, jotka ei koskaan ole käyneet oikeasti korkealla sivistyksen ulottumattomissa (Mt. Blancia sun muita vastaavia ei tässä oikein voi ...more