“I’ll tell you mate, bolt climbing is all about losing weight and working out. A hard bolt route is nice but not nearly as memorable as a hard ice or alpine climb”…
“Tempus et maris aestus neminem expectant” -
Time and tide wait for no man
The earliest known record is from St. Marher, 1225
“Il vaut mieux un piton de plus qu'un homme en moins ! Surtout si cet homme c'est moi !”
Better one piton too many, than one man less! Especially when that man is me!