Pinnacle Quotes (2 quotes)
Glittering white, shining blue, raven black the land looks like a fairytale. Pinnacle after pinnacle, peak after peakcrevassed, wild as any land on our globe, it lies, unseen and untrodden. It is a wonderful feeling to travel along it.
We find ourselves, in consequence of the progress of physical science, at the pinnacle of one ascent of civilisation, taking the first step upwards out on to the lowest plane of the next. Above us still rises indefinitely the ascent of physical powerfar beyond the dreams of mortals in any previous system of philosophy.