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I'm sure the feeling of fear, as long as you can take advantage of it and not be rendered useless by it, can make you extend yourself beyond what you would regard as your capacity. If you're afraid, the blood seems to flow freely through the veins, and you really do feel a sense of stimulation.

Edmund Hillary

Edmund Hillary

Edmund Hillary

Sir Edmund Percival Hillary KG ONZ KBE OSN was a New Zealand mountaineer, explorer, and philanthropist. On 29 May 1953, Hillary and Nepalese Sherpa mountaineer Tenzing Norgay became the first climbers confirmed to have reached the summit of Mount Everest. They were part of the ninth British expedition to Everest, led by John Hunt.

Birth: 1919-07-20

Died: 2008-01-11

Nickname: Edmund Percival Hillary

Known for: With,Tenzing Norgay,first to reach summit of,Mount Everest

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