Ambition often puts Men upon doing the meanest offices; so climbing is performed in the same position with creeping.
Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.
Whenever I see a tree that is climbable, it must be climbed. Sometimes when I'm on a run, I'll just run up a tree, jump on a branch and swing off. My favorite tree, in Saratoga, gets me a good 75 feet up.
Man, I was scared. I didn't know what to think. All of a sudden, I got a record climbing the charts, and I'm out in the streets. You know, workin' on the docks. And the first week, it sold something like 40,000 in New Orleans.
First scenes are super-important to me. I'll spend months and months pacing and climbing the walls trying to come up with the first scene. I drive for hours on the freeway.
I was always in hospital as a kid: I had a tumour on my knee, lots of broken bones. I loved climbing trees.
It's because I have no sense of shame that I'm always willing to give things a go: I've ridden horses naked into the sea, I've climbed rocks, all kinds of things.
It's a heavy burden to look up at the mountain and want to start the climb.
At times, my insecurities were real. How am I going to get back into the team? I felt like I was climbing a ladder that was never-ending at times.
The harder routes you climb, the more interesting the climbing gets and the more crazy moves you are forced to figure out.